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Dialogus ; Agricola ; Germania

Author: Cornelius Tacitus; William Peterson; Maurice Hutton
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press ; London : William Heinemann, 1958.
Series: Loeb classical library, no. 35.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Consists of The dialogue on oratory (Dialogus), a lively conversation about the decline of oratory and education; The life and character of Agricola, which includes Agricola's career in Britain; and, Germania, a description of the geography, anthropology, products, institutions, and social life and the tribes of the Germans as known to the Romans.
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Named Person: Gnaeus Julius Agricola; Gnaeus Julius Agricola
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cornelius Tacitus; William Peterson; Maurice Hutton
OCLC Number: 16388977
Language Note: Latin and English on opposite pages.
Notes: The Dialogus translated by William Peterson; Agricola and Germania, translated by Maurice Hutton.
"First printed 1914. Reprinted 1920, 1925, 1932, 1939, 1946, 1958"--Title page verso.
Description: v, 371, [1] folded leaf : maps (1 folded), portrait ; 17 cm.
Series Title: Loeb classical library, no. 35.
Other Titles: Works.
Dialogus
Agricola
Germania
Responsibility: Tacitus.

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Consists of The dialogue on oratory (Dialogus), a lively conversation about the decline of oratory and education; The life and character of Agricola, which includes Agricola's career in Britain; and, Germania, a description of the geography, anthropology, products, institutions, and social life and the tribes of the Germans as known to the Romans.

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