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Plutarch's lives. Volume 2

Author: Plutarch.; John Dryden; Bernard Mayes; Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Publisher: [Ashland, Or.] : Blackstone Audio, Inc., 2011.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Originally named Parallel Lives, the work pairs eminent Romans with famous Greek counterparts--like the orators Cicero and Demosthenes--giving illuminating treatments of each separately and then comparing the two in a pithy essay. This second volume includes Alexander and Caesar, Demetrius and Antony, Dion and Marcus Brutus, the aforementioned Demosthenes and Cicero, as well as biographies of Alexander, Caesar, Cato  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Downloadable audio books
Audiobooks
Biography
Early works
Biography Early works to 1800
Additional Physical Format: Hard copy version:
Plutarch.
Plutarch's lives. Volume 2.
[Ashland, OR] : Blackstone Audio, Inc., [2008], ℗1996
(OCoLC)690530706
Material Type: Biography, Audio book, etc., Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Plutarch.; John Dryden; Bernard Mayes; Blackstone Audio, Inc.
ISBN: 9781433250446 1433250446
OCLC Number: 714584833
Performer(s): Read by Bernard Mayes.
Description: 1 online resource (1 sound file)
Other Titles: Lives.
Responsibility: translated by John Dryden.

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Originally named Parallel Lives, the work pairs eminent Romans with famous Greek counterparts--like the orators Cicero and Demosthenes--giving illuminating treatments of each separately and then comparing the two in a pithy essay. This second volume includes Alexander and Caesar, Demetrius and Antony, Dion and Marcus Brutus, the aforementioned Demosthenes and Cicero, as well as biographies of Alexander, Caesar, Cato the Younger, and others.

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