Delphi Complete Works of Cornelius Nepos (Illustrated) (Delphi Ancient Classics)

October 31, 2020
Delphi Complete Works of Cornelius Nepos (Illustrated) (Delphi Ancient Classics)

The friend of Cicero, Atticus and Catullus, CorneliusNepos wrote short popular biographies of Greek and Romancommanders. The lives are composed in a concise, readable style andthey are invaluable for their use of reliable sources. Delphi'sAncient Classics series provides eReaders with the wisdom of theClassical world, with both English translations and the originalLatin texts. This comprehensive eBook presents Nepos' completeextant works, with relevant illustrations, informativeintroductions and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version1)Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Nepos' life andworksFeatures the complete extant works of Nepos, in both Englishtranslation and the original LatinConcise introduction to the extant worksFeatures John Selby Watson's translation of LIVES OF EMINENTCOMMANDERSExcellent formatting of the textsEasily locate the sections you want to read with individualcontents tablesIncludes Watson's original footnotesProvides a special dual English and Latin text, allowing readersto compare the sections paragraph by paragraph – ideal forstudentsFeatures a bonus biography – discover Nepos' ancient worldScholarly ordering of texts into chronological order andliterary genresPlease visit delphiclassics.com to explore our range of AncientClassics titles or buy the entire series as a Super SetCONTENTS:The TranslationLIVES OF EMINENT COMMANDERSThe Latin TextCONTENTS OF THE LATIN TEXTThe Dual TextDUAL LATIN AND ENGLISH TEXTThe BiographyBRIEF BIOGRAPHY: CORNELIUS NEPOS