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Practical Ethics for Roman Gentlemen

The Works of Valerius Maximus

by Clive Skidmore

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Published by University of Exeter Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethics & moral philosophy,
  • Literary studies: classical, early & medieval,
  • Other prose: classical, early & medieval,
  • Italian Literature,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Latin,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • ASIA,
  • Roman Literature,
  • Asian - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages142
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8304586M
    ISBN 100859894770
    ISBN 109780859894777

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'Practical Ethics for Roman Gentlemen' is a collection of historical anecdotes written during the reign of the Emperor Tiberius in the first century A.D. The book aims to redefine the significance of the work of Valerius Maxiums, author of The Memorable Deeds of the Men of Rome and Foreign Nations and is likely to become the standard reference work on this author.

Practical Ethics for Roman Gentlemen' is a collection of historical anecdotes written during the reign of the Emperor Tiberius in the first century A.D. The book aims to redefine the significance of the work of Valerius Maxiums, author of The Memorable Deeds of the Men of Rome and Foreign Nations and is likely to become the standard reference work on this author.

'Practical Ethics for Roman Gentlemen' is a collection of historical anecdotes written during the reign of the Emperor Tiberius in the first century A.D. The book aims to redefine the significance of the work of Valerius Maxiums, author of The Memorable Deeds of the Men of Rome and Foreign Nations and is likely to become the standard reference work on this author/5(2).

Practical Ethics for Roman Gentlemen is a collection of historical anecdotes written during the reign of the Practical Ethics for Roman Gentlemen book Tiberius in the fist century A.D.

The book aims to redefine the significance of the work of Valerius Maxiums, author of The Memorable Deeds of the Men of Rome and Foreign Nations and is likely to become the standard reference work on this author. Practical Ethics for Roman Gentlemen: The Work of Valerius Maximus - Liverpool Scholarship This book presents a collection of historical anecdotes written during the reign of the Emperor Tiberius in the first century : Clive Skidmore.

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Valerius Maximus lived in the age of the emperor Tiberius and wrote a work entitled Facta et dicta Practical ethics for Roman gentlemen: sections on the author, the date of the work, contents, construction and purpose, sources, text and transmission, and Roman religion in Book 1.

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