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A commentary on the letters of M. Cornelius Fronto

Author: Michael Petrus Josephus van den Hout; Marcus Cornelius Fronto
Publisher: Leiden, Netherlands ; Boston : Brill, 1999.
Series: Mnemosyne, bibliotheca classica Batava., Supplementum ;, 190.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This is the first commentary on the letters of Marcus Cornelius Fronto (c. 90-95 - c. 167). It aims at an extensive grammatical, stylistic and historical interpretation of the letters and the ancient testimonies on Fronto. The author demonstrates where he stands in Latin literature; hence the numerous quotations of parallel, similar and dissentient passages from Fronto and other writers."--BOOK JACKET. "This  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
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Personal correspondence
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hout, Michael Petrus Josephus van den.
Commentary on the letters of M. Cornelius Fronto.
Leiden, Netherlands ; Boston : Brill, 1999
(OCoLC)606259032
Named Person: Marcus Cornelius Fronto; Marcus Cornelius Fronto; Fronton; Marcus Cornelius Fronto; Marcus Cornelius Fronto; Fronton; Marcus Cornelius Fronto
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Petrus Josephus van den Hout; Marcus Cornelius Fronto
ISBN: 9004109579 9789004109575
OCLC Number: 41096158
Language Note: Text in English; parts of letters in Dutch, French, German, Italian, Latin, and Spanish; with some translations; indexes in English, Latin, and Greek.
Description: xi, 725 pages ; 25 cm.
Series Title: Mnemosyne, bibliotheca classica Batava., Supplementum ;, 190.
Responsibility: by Michel P.J. van den Hout.

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This text provides a commentary on the letters of Marcus Cornelius Fronto, aiming an extensive grammatical, stylistic and historical interpretation of the letters and the ancient testimonies on  Read more...

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'This book is necessary for all those with a serious interest in the social, literary, and political history of the Antonine period.'Michele Valerie Ronnick, Classical World.'Dieser Kommentar ist Read more...

 
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