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Progymnasmata : Greek textbooks of prose composition and rhetoric

Author: George A Kennedy
Publisher: Atlanta, Ga. : Society of Biblical Literature, ©2003.
Series: Writings from the Greco-Roman world, v. 10.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The progymnasmata were fundamental to the teaching of prose composition and elementary rhetoric in European schools from the Hellenistic period to early modern times. This volume presents  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Early works
Early works to 1800
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Progymnasmata.
Atlanta : Society of Biblical Literature, ©2003
(DLC) 2002155099
(OCoLC)51203744
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: George A Kennedy
ISBN: 9004127232 9789004127234
OCLC Number: 558440337
Language Note: Text in English and Greek.
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 231 pages).
Contents: ch. 1. The exercises of Aelius Theon --
ch. 2. The preliminary exercises attributed to Hermogenes --
ch. 3. The preliminary exercises of Aphthonius the Sophist --
ch. 4. The preliminary exercises of Nicolaus the Sophist --
ch. 5. Selections from the Commentary on the Progymnasmata of Aphthonius attributed to John of Sardis, including fragments of the Treatise on Progymnasmata by Sopatros.
Series Title: Writings from the Greco-Roman world, v. 10.
Other Titles: Greek textbooks of prose composition and rhetoric
Responsibility: translated with introductions and notes by George A. Kennedy.

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