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Suetonius approximately 69-approximately 122

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Works: 2,589 works in 7,670 publications in 19 languages and 42,286 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Drama  Historical films  Film adaptations  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Conference papers and proceedings  Dictionaries  Bibliography 
Subject Headings: Emperors 
Roles: Author, Other, Editor, Composer, Attributed name, Author in quotations or text abstracts, Dubious author, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor, Author of introduction, Illustrator
Classifications: DG277.S7, B
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The twelve Caesars. by Suetonius( Book )
127 editions published between 1855 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,493 libraries worldwide
Covering the Roman rulerrs from Julius Caesar to Domitian, this remains
Lives of the Caesars by Suetonius( Book )
789 editions published between 1425 and 2015 in 17 languages and held by 3,198 libraries worldwide
"Suetonius' graphic account of the death of Julius Caesar is only one of many extraordinary scenes in Lives of the Caesars, a series of twelve biographies of Roman emperors beginning with Julius Caesar and ending with Domitian. As a fund of fascinating often outrageous anecdotes, Suetonius' work is unrivalled: Caligula's plan to make his horse consul, Nero singing while Rome burns, tales of adultery, perversion, murder - every vice is exposed and recorded. Less celebrated but equally significant are the edifying descriptions of Augustus' splendid redevelopment of the city of Rome, and Titus' decision to put the state before his love for Berenice. Suetonius' accounts of the achievements and eccentricities of emperors, as well as being highly entertaining, give us valuable insights into the exercise of imperial power in ancient Rome." "This new translation sets the Lives in the literary and political contexts in which they were written."--Jacket
The lives of the twelve Caesars by Suetonius( Book )
87 editions published between 1855 and 2014 in English and held by 2,060 libraries worldwide
Intimate details about the lives of the rulers of Rome
Suetonius by Suetonius( Book )
127 editions published between 1506 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,022 libraries worldwide
"The translation of the Lives of the Caesars is based upon the text of Maximilian Ihm, Leipzig, 1907 (editio minor, 1908) with some slight changes in punctuation, capitalization, and orthography, to conform more nearly with English and American usage. Where Ihm does not offer a readable text, conjectures have been admitted and mentioned in the footnotes, and in a few other cases a different reading from his has been adopted. The aim has been a translation, rather than the easier task of a paraphrase. The version of Philemon Holland (London, 1606) cannot be surpassed in style and spirit, and it is more accurate than any other English translation. An attempt has been made to compete with it in the only possible way, namely in greater fidelity to a better text than was available in his day, and in a nearer approach to the manner of Suetonius. The text and interpretation of Suetonius offer many difficulties, all of which have received careful consideration; but it is hardly to be hoped that the results have been satisfactory in all cases ... To the Lives of the Caesars have been added those extracts from the Lives of Illustrious Men which afford a continuous text and are generally regarded to be authentic." Preface
Caius Suetonius Tranquillus cum annotationibus diversorum by Suetonius( Book )
206 editions published between 1619 and 1971 in 6 languages and held by 635 libraries worldwide
Divus Augustus by Suetonius( Book )
54 editions published between 1889 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 607 libraries worldwide
"Suetonius' Life of Augustus is the most commonly read ancient account of the life of Rome's first emperor, presenting a mass of historical and biographical detail about both his public and personal lives. This volume provides the first large-scale commentary on Suetonius' work in English, drawing out what is unique about Suetonius' information, discussing how it relates to other ancient accounts, and assessing its historical reliability. The commentary is the first to be accessible to readers without any knowledge of Latin or Greek due to its use of English lemmata, while the new translation remains faithful to the original Latin. Accompanied by an introduction which investigates the career of Suetonius, the date of the Lives of the Caesars, the structure of the Life of Augustus, the various sources utilized by Suetonius, and the way in which the reader should approach this complex text, the commentary also looks to examine Suetonius' work not just as a repository of facts, but as a literary artefact carefully constructed by its author."_Contracub
De grammaticis et rhetoribus by Suetonius( Book )
54 editions published between 1473 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 582 libraries worldwide
Suetonius' biographical sketches of the teachers of 'grammar' and rhetoric survive only in part and are fairly brief; yet it would be difficult to name another text of similar scope that is a more productive resource for the study of Roman cultural history in the classical period. For the early history of Roman education it is literally indispensable, and it is a precious repository as well for the history of Roman literary life more generally, for our understanding of Roman social and cultural relations, and even for the social history of freedmen and slaves. This new critical edition of Suetonius' rich and often curious text is accompanied by the first English translation to appear in eighty years. The commentary, the most thorough and detailed so far available, elucidates Suetonius' method of compilation and places the stories he tells in their social and historical context
C. Suetoni Tranquilli quae supersunt omnia by Suetonius( Book )
53 editions published between 1858 and 1924 in 3 languages and held by 354 libraries worldwide
C. Svetoni Tranqvilli opera by Suetonius( Book )
82 editions published between 1690 and 1993 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 347 libraries worldwide
Divvs Clavdivs by Suetonius( Book )
8 editions published in 2001 in English and Latin and held by 299 libraries worldwide
Nero by Suetonius( Book )
26 editions published between 1920 and 2004 in 5 languages and held by 292 libraries worldwide
The Caesars by Suetonius( Book )
6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 274 libraries worldwide
"Donna Hurley has done a sterling job in providing us with both an Introduction to Suetonius and a translation of The Caesars that we can confidently recommend to students. Her Introduction summarizes a complex topic succinctly and is informative without being overwhelming, set at an ideal level for the student and intelligent enthusiast. Her translation is accurate and contemporary. Her primary goal is faithfulness to the original, which she achieves, but at the same time she recognizes the need to make her text clear, entertaining, and comprehensible to the modern reader, and she strikes exa
The lives of the twelve Caesars : an unexpurgated English version by Suetonius( Book )
7 editions published between 1931 and 1959 in English and held by 273 libraries worldwide
Divus Julius by Suetonius( Book )
37 editions published between 1908 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 253 libraries worldwide
Praeter Caesarum libros reliquiae by Suetonius( Book )
26 editions published between 1860 and 1972 in 3 languages and held by 234 libraries worldwide
Suetonio De poetis e biografi minori by Suetonius( Book )
38 editions published between 1944 and 1991 in 5 languages and held by 206 libraries worldwide
C. Suetonii Tranquilli Opera omnia notis illustrata by Suetonius( Book )
28 editions published between 1676 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 200 libraries worldwide
C. Suetonii Tranquilli XII [i.e. Duodecim] Cæsares by Suetonius( Book )
106 editions published between 1532 and 1761 in 3 languages and held by 153 libraries worldwide
The life of Horace by Suetonius( Book )
18 editions published between 1712 and 1716 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
C. Suetonius Tranquillus
Caiu Svitoniu Tranquillu
Caius Suetonius Tranquillus
Caius Suetonius Tranquilus
Cajus Suetonius Tranquillus ca 69-ca 122
Gai Sueston Trankuili
Gai Suetoni Tranquil
Gaio Svetonio Tranquillo scrittore romano d'età imperiale
Gaius Suetonius Tranquillus
Gaius Suetonius Tranquillus ca. 69-ca. 122
Gaius Suetonius Tranquillus schrijver uit Oude Rome (70-?)
Gaj Trankvil Svetonij
Gajus Suetonius Tranquillus ca 69-ca 122
Gajus Svetonijus Trankvilas
K. Svetoniĭ Trankvill approximately 69-approximately 122
K. Svetoniĭ Trankvill ca. 69-ca. 122
K. Svetoniĭ Trankvill; Trankvill ca. 69-ca. 122
Petronius, Caio Suetónio
Suet.
Suetoine 0069?-0126?
Sueton
Sueton 0069-0125
Sueton 0069?-0126?
Sueton, apm. 69-apm. 122
Sueton approximately 69-approximately 122
Sueton ca. 69-140
Sueton ca. 69-ca. 122
Sueton römischer Schriftsteller und Verwaltungsbeamter
Suétone
Suétone 0069-0125
Suétone, apm. 69-apm. 122
Suétone approximately 69-approximately 122
Suétone asi 69-140
Suétone ca. 69-140
Suetone, ca. 69/70-ca. 140
Suétone ca. 69-ca. 122
Suétone Polygraphe romain
Suetone Tranquile
Suetone Tranquile approximately 69-approximately 122
Suetone, Tranquile, ca.69-ca.122
Suetoni
Suetoni Tranquil, Gai
Suetoni Tranquil, Gai ca. 69-140
Suetoni Tranquil·le, G. ca. 69-140
Suetônio
Suetonio 0069?-0126?
Suetonio ca. 69-140
Suetonio, ca. 69/70-ca. 140
Suetonio, Caio Tranquilo
Suetonio historiador y biógrafo romano
Suetonio Tranquillo, Gaio
Suetonio Tranquillo Gaio 0069?-0126?
Suetonio Tranquilo, C. ca. 69-140
Suetonio Tranquilo, Caio
Suetonio Tranquilo, Cayo
Suetonio Tranquilo, Cayo ca. 69-140
Suetoniu
Suetonius
Suetonius, apm. 69-apm. 122
Suetonius, C.
Suetonius, C., ca. 69/70-ca. 140
Suetonius, C. Tranquillus
Suetonius ca. 69-140
Suetonius, ca. 69/70-ca. 140
Suetonius ca. 69-approximately 122
Suetonius ca. 69-ca. 122
Suetonius, Caius Tranquillus
Suetonius Cajus 0069?-0126?
Suetonius Cajus Tranquillus 0069?-0126?
Suetonius, Cajus Tranquillus ca 69-ca 122
Suetonius, Gaius
Suetonius, Gaius asi 69-140
Suetonius, Gajus Tranquillus
Suetonius, Gajus Tranquillus ca 69-ca 122
Suetonius Grammaticus et Historicus
Suetonius Roman historian
Suetonius romersk historikar og skribent
Suetonius Tranquilius, Gaius
Suetonius Tranquillus
Suetonius Tranquillus 0069?-0126?
Suetonius Tranquillus, C.
Suetonius Tranquillus, C. approximately 69-approximately 122
Suetonius Tranquillus, C ca. 69-140
Suetonius Tranquillus, C ca. 69-ca. 122
Suetonius Tranquillus ca 69-ca 122
Suetonius Tranquillus, Caius
Suetonius Tranquillus Caius 0069?-0126?
Suetonius Tranquillus, Caius ca 69-ca 122
Suetonius Tranquillus, Cajus
Suetonius Tranquillus, Cajus, apm. 69-apm. 122
Suetonius Tranquillus, Cajus ca 69-ca 122
Suetonius Tranquillus, Gaius
Suetonius Tranquillus Gaius 0069?-0126?
Suetonius Tranquillus, Gaius approximately 69-approximately 122
Suetonius Tranquillus, Gaius ca. 69-140
Suetonius Tranquillus, Gaius, ca. 69/70-ca. 140
Suetonius Tranquillus, Gaius ca. 69-ca. 122
Suetonius Tranquillus, Gajus ca 69-ca 122
Sveton
Sveton approximately 69-approximately 122
Sveton ca. 69-ca. 122
Sveton romersk historiker og skribent
Svetoni Tranquillo, Gaio ca 69-ca 122
Svetonij Trankvill, Gaj
Svetonije
Svetonije Trankvil, Gaj
Svetonijs
Svetonio
Svetonio 0069-0125
Svetonio approximately 69-approximately 122
Svetonio ca. 69-140
Svetonio, ca. 69/70-ca. 140
Svetonio ca. 69-ca. 122
Svetonio f. sec. I-II
Svetonio Tranquillo, Gaio
Svetonio Tranquillo, Gaio approximately 69-approximately 122
Svetonio Tranquillo, Gaio, ca. 69/70-ca. 140
Svetonio Tranquillo, Gaio ca. 69-ca. 122
Svetonius Tranquillus, C., apm. 69-apm. 122
Svetonius Tranquillus, Caius f. sec. I-II
Swetoniusz
Swetoniusz, K. T.
Swetoniusz Trankwillus, Gajus
Swetoniusz Tranquill
Tranquillus, C. Svetonius, apm. 69-apm. 122
Tranquillus, Caius
Tranquillus, Caius Suetonius
Tranquillus, Cajus Suetonius, apm. 69-apm. 122
Tranquillus, Gaius Suetonius
Tranquillus, Gaius Suetonius approximately 69-approximately 122
Tranquillus, Gaius Suetonius ca. 69-ca. 122
Tranquillus, Gaius Suetonius f. sec. I-II
Tranquillus, Gajus Suetonius ca 69-ca 122
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Гай Светоний Транквилл
Гай Светоній Транквіл
Гай Транквилл Светоний
Гај Светоније Транквил
Светоний
Светоний approximately 69-approximately 122
Светоний ca. 69-ca. 122
Светоний None
Светоний Гай Транквилл ок.70-ок.140
Светоний Транквилл, Г., apm. 69-apm. 122
Светоний Транквилл Г. ок.70-ок.140
Светоний Транквилл, Гай, apm. 69-apm. 122
Светониј римски историчар
Светоній
Транквилл, Г. Светоний, apm. 69-apm. 122
Транквилл, Гай Светоний, apm. 69-apm. 122
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