aller au contenu
Quintus Curtius : History of Alexander Aperçu de cet ouvrage
FermerAperçu de cet ouvrage
Vérifiant…

Quintus Curtius : History of Alexander

Auteur : Quintus Curtius Rufus; John Carew Rolfe; John Rowe Workman
Éditeur: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard Univ. Press ; London : W. Heinemann, 1946.
Collection: Loeb classical library, 368-369.
Édition/format:   Livre imprimé : AnglaisVoir toutes les éditions et tous les formats
Résumé:
Quintus Curtius was apparently a rhetorician who lived in the first century of the Roman empire and, early in the reign of Claudius (41-54 CE), wrote a history of Alexander the Great in 10 books in clear and picturesque style for Latin readers. The first two books have not survived--the narrative begins with events in 333 BCE--and there is material missing from books V, VI, and X. One of his main sources is  Lire la suite...
Évaluation:

(pas encore évalué) 0 avec des critiques - Soyez le premier.

Sujets
Plus comme ceci

 

Trouver un exemplaire dans la bibliothèque

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Recherche de bibliothèques qui possèdent cet ouvrage...

Détails

Genre/forme: Early works
Early works to 1800
Format – détails additionnels: Online version:
Curtius Rufus, Quintus.
Quintus Curtius.
Cambridge, Mass., Harvard Univ. Press; London, W. Heinemann, 1946
(OCoLC)551352459
Personne nommée: Alexander, the Great; Büyük İskender; Alexandre, le Grand; Alexander, the Great
Type de document: Livre
Tous les auteurs / collaborateurs: Quintus Curtius Rufus; John Carew Rolfe; John Rowe Workman
ISBN: 0674994078 9780674994072 0674994051 9780674994058 0434993689 9780434993680 0434993697 9780434993697
Numéro OCLC: 53906995
Note sur la langue: Latin and English on opposite pages.
Notes: Latin and English on opposite pages.
"General index prepared by Dr. John Rowe Workman": v. 2, p. 561-[629].
Description: 2 volumes : illustrations ; 17 cm.
Contenu: v. 1. Books I-V --
v. 2. Books VI-X.
Titre de collection: Loeb classical library, 368-369.
Autres titres: History of Alexander.
Responsabilité: with an English translation by John C. Rolfe.

Résumé:

Quintus Curtius wrote a history of Alexander the Great in the first or second century CE. The first two of ten books have not survived and material is missing from books 5, 6, and 10. Curtius  Lire la suite...

Critiques

Critiques d’utilisateurs
Récupération des critiques de GoodReads...
Récuperation des critiques DOGObooks…

Marqueurs

Soyez le premier.
Confirmez cette demande

Vous avez peut-être déjà demandé cet ouvrage. Veuillez sélectionner OK si vous voulez poursuivre avec cette demande quand même.

Données liées


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/53906995> # Quintus Curtius : History of Alexander
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "53906995" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4535599408#Place/cambridge_mass> ; # Cambridge, Mass.
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/mau> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
    rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4535599408#CreativeWork/history_of_alexander> ; # History of Alexander.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4535599408#Person/alexandre_le_grand_356_323_av_j_c> ; # le Grand Alexandre
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/101353608> ; # the Great Alexander
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4535599408#Person/buyuk_iskender_i_o_356_323> ; # Büyük İskender
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/878.8/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4535599408#Person/alexander_the_great_356_b_c_323_b_c> ; # the Great Alexander
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/44128253> ; # John Rowe Workman
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/46839882> ; # John Carew Rolfe
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/73866222> ; # Quintus Curtius Rufus
    schema:datePublished "1946" ;
    schema:description "Quintus Curtius was apparently a rhetorician who lived in the first century of the Roman empire and, early in the reign of Claudius (41-54 CE), wrote a history of Alexander the Great in 10 books in clear and picturesque style for Latin readers. The first two books have not survived--the narrative begins with events in 333 BCE--and there is material missing from books V, VI, and X. One of his main sources is Cleitarchus who, about 300 BCE, had made Alexander's career a matter of marvellous adventure. Curtius is not a critical historian; and in his desire to entertain and to stress the personality of Alexander, he elaborates effective scenes, omits much that is important for history, and does not worry about chronology. But he does not invent things, except speeches and letters inserted into the narrative by traditional habit. 'I copy more than I believe', he says. Three features of his story are narrative of exciting experiences, development of a hero's character, and a disposition to moralise. His history is one of the five extant works on which historians rely for the career of Alexander the Great."@en ;
    schema:description "v. 1. Books I-V -- v. 2. Books VI-X."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4535599408> ;
    schema:genre "Early works"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4535599408#Series/loeb_classical_library> ; # Loeb classical library ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/551352459> ;
    schema:name "Quintus Curtius : History of Alexander"@en ;
    schema:productID "53906995" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/53906995#PublicationEvent/cambridge_mass_harvard_univ_press_london_w_heinemann_1946> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4535599408#Agent/w_heinemann> ; # W. Heinemann
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4535599408#Agent/harvard_univ_press> ; # Harvard Univ. Press
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780674994072> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780434993680> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780434993697> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780674994058> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/53906995> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4535599408#Agent/harvard_univ_press> # Harvard Univ. Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Harvard Univ. Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4535599408#Agent/w_heinemann> # W. Heinemann
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "W. Heinemann" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4535599408#CreativeWork/history_of_alexander> # History of Alexander.
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:name "History of Alexander." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4535599408#Person/alexander_the_great_356_b_c_323_b_c> # the Great Alexander
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "356 B.C." ;
    schema:deathDate "323 BC" ;
    schema:givenName "Alexander" ;
    schema:name "the Great Alexander" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4535599408#Person/alexandre_le_grand_356_323_av_j_c> # le Grand Alexandre
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "356" ;
    schema:deathDate "323 av J-C" ;
    schema:givenName "Alexandre" ;
    schema:name "le Grand Alexandre" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4535599408#Person/buyuk_iskender_i_o_356_323> # Büyük İskender
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "İ.Ö. 356" ;
    schema:deathDate "323" ;
    schema:givenName "Büyük İskender" ;
    schema:name "Büyük İskender" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4535599408#Place/cambridge_mass> # Cambridge, Mass.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Cambridge, Mass." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4535599408#Series/loeb_classical_library> # Loeb classical library ;
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/53906995> ; # Quintus Curtius : History of Alexander
    schema:name "Loeb classical library ;" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/101353608> # the Great Alexander
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "356 B.C." ;
    schema:deathDate "323 BC" ;
    schema:givenName "Alexander" ;
    schema:name "the Great Alexander" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/44128253> # John Rowe Workman
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1918" ;
    schema:deathDate "1985" ;
    schema:familyName "Workman" ;
    schema:givenName "John Rowe" ;
    schema:name "John Rowe Workman" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/46839882> # John Carew Rolfe
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1859" ;
    schema:deathDate "1943," ;
    schema:familyName "Rolfe" ;
    schema:givenName "John Carew" ;
    schema:name "John Carew Rolfe" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/73866222> # Quintus Curtius Rufus
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Curtius Rufus" ;
    schema:givenName "Quintus" ;
    schema:name "Quintus Curtius Rufus" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780434993680>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0434993689" ;
    schema:isbn "9780434993680" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780434993697>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0434993697" ;
    schema:isbn "9780434993697" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780674994058>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0674994051" ;
    schema:isbn "9780674994058" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780674994072>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0674994078" ;
    schema:isbn "9780674994072" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/551352459>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Quintus Curtius." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/53906995> ; # Quintus Curtius : History of Alexander
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Fermer la fenêtre

Veuillez vous identifier dans WorldCat 

Vous n’avez pas de compte? Vous pouvez facilement créer un compte gratuit.