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Letters to Atticus.

Cicero

Letters to Atticus.

by Cicero

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Latin and English on opposite pages.

SeriesThe Loeb classical library
ContributionsWinstedt, Eric Otto
The Physical Object
Pagination3 v. port. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19164027M

Quick-Find an Edition. Go to Perseus: Letters to Atticus, Epistulae Volume II, Pars Prior Pars Posterior Epistulae Ad Atticum 1 of 7 editions. To select a specific edition, see below. Quick-Find a Translation. Go to Perseus: Letters to Atticus, The letters of Cicero the whole extant correspondence in chronological order 1 of 2 translations. Letters to Atticus, Volume I, Books I-VI (Loeb Classical Library) Marcus Tullius Cicero, E.O. Winstedt (trans.) Year: Publisher: Wiliam Heinemann Language: english Pages: ISBN ISBN File: PDF, MB Preview. Send-to-Kindle or Email.

Dear Atticus, I feel awkward telling you these things face to face, so I decided to write you a letter. A few weeks ago, I was ashamed to be your son. I saw you as just a frail, old, boring man. But now, after the trial, I see you are anything but. Atticus regularly offered Cicero advice on political decisions, and also gave Cicero loans to ease his financial difficulties. This is shown by Cicero in his letter to Atticus in 57BC when he states that, “I am in great difficulties, and stand in need, not so much of your means (which I look upon as my own), as of your advice for collecting and restoring to a sound state the fragments that.

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Letters of Cicero to Atticus, Book I by Alfred Pretor (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at . Atticus Books only publishes three to seven books a year. Each book they publish has a wonderful cover, professionally designed. They are all well bound and printed. Atticus Books also publishes an online literary journal called The Atticus Review that contains poetry and fiction. Many of their authors were previously published in the review.


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Letters to Atticus. The third volume of Dr Shackleton Bailey's edition of the Atticus letters contains a revised version of the text first published in the Oxford Classical Texts in Like its predecessors, this volume contains a text and selective apparatus, a translation facing each page of text, a full commentary, and indexes/5(13).

The Letters to Atticus is completed with Cicero: Letters to Atticus, II, A (Loeb Classical Library No. 8) Each Loeb volume is produced with high-quality paper and sewn binding.

So these books can be in your library for several lifetimes. If you are interested in the classical world, you should read Ciceronis epistulae in Latine.5/5(4). In letters to his dear friend Atticus, Cicero reveals himself as to no other of his correspondents except, perhaps, his brother.

These letters, in this four-volume series, also provide a vivid picture of a momentous period in Roman history—years marked by the rise of Julius Caesar and the downfall of the Republic. Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

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Letters to Atticus, translated by Shackleton Bailey. These letters are so fun to read. It lends strength to the argument that Cicero may have been the most civilized man who ever lived.

The first letter is from 68 BC. The last goes up to late 44 BC. The letters can be approached from so many angles, it boggles the mind. texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection.

National Letters to Atticus. book Library. Top Letters to Atticus, with an English translation by E.O. Winstedt Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This : A Letter to Atticus; Dear Atticus, Thank you. You have taught me so much and I am so thankful for that.

You have always told me that i can do whatever i set my mind to. That's why when I'm old enough I want to be a lawyer like you. You always inspire me to do my best in everything that I do.

TVLLI CICERONIS EPISTVLAE AD ATTICVM ad Atticum I: ad Atticum II: ad Atticum III: ad Atticum IV; ad Atticum V: ad Atticum VI. Professor Shackleton Bailey's edition of Cicero's letters to Atticus, also published in the Cambridge Classical Texts and Commentaries series, has been generally recognized as an outstanding achievement.

Now Professor Shackleton Bailey presents his edition of the second major body of Price: $ The extant manuscripts of the letters to Atticus are late and corrupt, the earliest dating from the end of the fourteenth century.

Moreover, some of them break off long before the end, so that the situation gets worse and worse as the series goes on. We have a few fragments of earlier manuscripts, and, importantly. and Cicero: D. Letters, Letters to Atticus (Loeb Classical Library No.

) Each Loeb volume is produced with high-quality paper and sewn binding. So these books can be in your library for several by: 1. Project Gutenberg's Cicero: Letters to Atticus, Vol. 2 of 3, by Cicero This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere in the United States and most other parts of the world at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever.

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Letters to Atticus — (XXIV) Marcus Tullius Cicero To Atticus in Epirus [ edit ] Rome, 15 March 60 BC [ edit ] It is not only if I had as much leisure as you, but also if I chose to send letters as short as yours usually are, should I easily beat you and be much the more regular in writing.

Letters Of Cicero To Atticus, Book I, By Alfred Pretor. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. The fourth volume of Dr Shackleton Bailey's edition of the Atticus letters contains a revised version of the text first published in the Oxford Classical Texts in Like its predecessors, this volume contains a text selective apparatus, a translation facing each page of text, a full commentary, and indexes.

These two volumes form the first part of Dr Shackleton Bailey's long-awaited edition of the Atticus letters. The introduction (printed in volume I only) deals successively with the historical background and Cicero's relations with Atticus, manuscripts. The text, with selective apparatus, is printed with Dr Shackleton Bailey's translation on facing pages.

The short biography of Atticus in his Lives of Illustrious Men contains almost everything known about its subject apart from what Cicero’s letters provide. 2 Henceforward all dates are to be understood as b.c. unless otherwise stated. 3 As explained in the introduction to my Cambridge edition of the Letters to Atticus, pp.

69– 2. Tullius Cicero, Letters to Atticus L. Purser, Ed. ("Agamemnon", "Hom. ", "denarius") current position in the text is marked in blue. Click anywhere in the line to jump to another position: book: book 1 book 2 book 3 book 4 book 5 book 6 book 7 book 8 book 9 book 10 book 11 book 12 book 13 book 14 book 15 book letter.

Cornelius Nepos, the 1st-century BC biographer of Atticus, remarked that Cicero's letters to Atticus contained such a wealth of detail "concerning the inclinations of leading men, the faults of the generals, and the revolutions in the government" that their reader had little need for Born: January 3, BC, Arpinum, Italy.Table of Contents Cicero, Epistulae ad Atticum (English) [genre: prose] [Cic.

Att.]. book 1 letter 1 letter 2 letter 3 letter 4 letter 5 letter 6 letter 7 letter 8 letter 9 letter 10 letter 12 letter 13 letter 14 letter 15 letter 16 letter 17 letter 18 letter 19 letter The letters to Atticus are special among Cicero's works in that they provide a candid view into his personal character — containing confession, frank self-revelation, and a record of his moods from day to day, without alteration.

Traditionally spanning 16 Letters: Epistulae ad Atticum, Epistulae ad Brutum.