By Mineo, Bernard

ISBN-10: 1118301285

ISBN-13: 9781118301289

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A spouse to Livy incorporates a selection of essays representing the main up to date foreign scholarship at the lifestyles and works of the Roman historian Livy.

  • Features contributions from most sensible Livian students from round the world
  • Presents for the 1st time a brand new interpretation of Livy's historic philosophy, which represents a key to an total interpretation of Livy's physique of work
  • Includes reviews of Livy's paintings from an Indo-European comparative aspect
  • Provides the main sleek reports on literary archetypes for Livy's narrative of the background of early Rome

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The Aginnensis was made famous by Billanovich’s research (1951). According to him, Petrarch was the one who, in his youth, had corrected and complemented and also supplemented it with copies of the first and fourth Decades, in order to possess the most complete Livy of his time (Billanovich 1951, 145–151; 161–163; 203–205). Billanovich was thus reducing the number of A correctors to two: in the fifteenth century, Lorenzo Valla, whose hand had been identified by Walters in 1917 (de Franchis 2000, 29, n.

Rom. Rom. Ti. Gr. Pol. Polyaenus Strat. Pomp. Mela Prop. Praef. PUF Q. Cic. Comment. pet. Quint. Inst. Rhet. Her. Roman Praenomina RE RÉA Rev. Hist. REL RFC RG RhM RIDA RIN Rol. RSA Sall. BJ Cat. Hist. Schol. Bob. Sen. Controv. Sen. Ep. Q Nat. Serv. tex V1 - 08/12/2014 2:42pm Page xxviii Abbreviations Lysander Marcellus Moralia De mulierum uirtute Numa Philopoemen Pompeius Pyrrhus Quaestiones Romanae Romulus Tiberius Gracchus Polybius Polyaneus Strategemata Pomponius Mela Propertius praefatio Presses Universitaires de France Quintus Cicero, Commentariolum petitionis M.

If some believe that he wrote the major part of his contemporary Roman history in Padua, others, on the other hand, argue that his relationship with Augustus, the part he played in the education of the future emperor Claudius, and the arrival in Rome of a Spanish admirer who had come on purpose to meet him (Plin. Ep. 2. 3. 8) would all seem to indicate that he remained in the capital for quite a while. When did he begin to write his Roman history? The answer to that question is of major importance to those who wish to interpret the dialectical structure of the work.

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