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Plutarch's Moralia

Author: Plutarch.Frank Cole BabbittW C HelmboldBenedict EinarsonPaul A ClementAll authors
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press ; London : W. Heinemann, 1927-2004.
Series: Loeb classical library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Greek, Ancient [to 1453]View all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Early works
Indexes
Early works to 1800
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Plutarch.; Frank Cole Babbitt; W C Helmbold; Benedict Einarson; Paul A Clement; Herbert B Hoffleit; Edwin L Minar; F H Sandbach; Harold North Fowler; Lionel Pearson; Harold F Cherniss; Edward N O'Neil
OCLC Number: 10537194
Language Note: Greek and English on opposite pages.
Notes: Greek and English on opposite pages.
Translators vary.
Description: 15 volumes in 16 : illustrations ; 17 cm.
Contents: v. 1. The education of children --
How the young man should study poetry --
On listening to lectures --
How to tell a flatterer from a friend --
How a man may become aware of his progress in virtue --
v. 2. How to profit by one's enemies --
On having many friends --
Chance --
Virtue and vice --
A letter of condolence to Apollonius --
Advice about keeping well --
Advice to bride and groom --
The dinner of the seven wise men --
Superstition --
v. 3. Sayings of kings and commanders --
Sayings of Romans --
Sayings of Spartans --
The ancient custom of the Spartans --
Sayings of Spartan women --
Bravery of women --
v. 4. The Roman questions --
The Greek questions --
Greek and Roman parallel stories --
On the fortune of the Romans --
On the fortune of Alexander --
Were the Athenians more famous in war or in wisdom? --
v. 5. Isis and Osiris --
The E at Delphi --
The oracles at Delphi no longer given in verse --
The obsolescence of oracles --
v. 6. Can virtue be taught? --
On moral virtue --
On the control of anger --
On tranquillity of mind --
On brotherly love --
On affection for offspring --
Whether vice be sufficient to cause unhappiness --
Whether the affections of the soul are worse than those of the body --
Concerning talkativeness --
On being a busybody. v. 7. On the love of wealth --
On compliancy --
On envy and hate --
On praising oneself inoffensively --
On the delays of the divine vengeance --
On fate --
On the sign of Socrates --
On exile --
Consolation to his wife --
v. 8. Table-talk : Books I-III --
Table-talk : Books IV-VI --
v. 9. Table-talk : Book VII --
Table-talk : Book VIII --
Table-talk : Book IX --
The dialogue on love --
v. 10. Love stories --
That a philosopher ought to converse especially with men in power --
To an uneducated ruler --
Whether an old man should engage in public affairs --
Precepts of statecraft --
On monarchy, democracy, and oligarchy --
That we ought not to borrow --
Lives of the ten orators --
Summary of a comparison between Aristophanes and Menander --
v. 11. On the malice of Herodotus --
Causes of natural phenomena --
v. 12. Concerning the face which appears in the orb of the moon --
On the principle of cold --
Whether fire or water is more useful --
Whether land or sea animals are cleverer --
Beasts are rational --
On the eating of flesh. v. 13, pt. 1. Platonic questions --
On the generation of the soul in the Timaeus --
Epitome of the treatise "On the generation of the soul in the Timaeus --
v. 13, pt. 2. On stoic self-contradictions --
Conspectus of the essay, "The stoics talk more paradoxically than the poets" --
Against the stoics on common conceptions --
v. 14. That Epicurus actually makes a pleasant life impossible --
Reply to Colotes in defence of the other philosophers --
Is "life unknown" a wise precept? --
On music --
v. 15. Works by Plutarch : ancient lives --
Tyrwhitt's fragments --
Fragments from lost lives --
Fragments from other named works --
Other fragments. v. 1. 1 A --
86 A --
v. 2. 86 B --
171 F --
v. 3. 172 A --
263 C --
v. 4. 263 D --
351 B --
v. 5. 351 C --
438 E --
v. 6. 439A --
523B / with an English translation by W.C. Helmbold --
v. 7. 523 C --
612 B / with an English translation by Phillip H. De Lacy and Benedict Einarson --
v. 8. [612 C-697 B] / with an English translation by Paul A. Clement, Herbert B. Hoffleit --
v. 9. 697 C-771 E / with an English translation by Edwin L Minar, Jr., F.H. Sandbach, W.C. Hembold --
v. 10. 771E --
854D / with an English translation by Harold North Fowler --
v. 11. 854 E --
874 C, 911 C-919 F / with an English translation by Lionel Pearson, F.H. Sandbach --
v. 12. 920 A --
999 B / with an English translation by Harold Cherniss and William C. Helmbold --
v. 13 pt. 1. 999C-1032F / with an English translation by Harold Cherniss --
v. 13 pt. 2. 1033A-1086B / with an English translation by Harold Cherniss --
v. 14. 1086 C --
1147 A / with an English translation by Benedict Einarson and Phillip H. De Lacy --
v. 15. Fragments / edited and translated by F.H. Sandbach --
v. 16. Index / completed by Edward O'Neil.
Series Title: Loeb classical library.
Other Titles: Moralia.
Moralia
Responsibility: with an English translation by Frank Cole Babbitt.

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