Delphi Complete Works of Isocrates (Illustrated) (Delphi Ancient Classics)

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

Among the most influential Greek rhetoricians of histime, Isocrates left behind important historical speeches on theintellectual and political life of Athens. The school he foundeddiffered markedly in its aims from Plato's Academy, featuring amongits pupils men of eminence from all over the Greek world. Delphi'sAncient Classics series provides eReaders with the wisdom of theClassical world, with both English translations and the originalGreek texts. This comprehensive eBook presents Isocrates' completeextant works, with relevant illustrations, informativeintroductions and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version1)Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Isocrates' lifeand worksFeatures the complete extant works of Isocrates, in both Englishtranslation and the original GreekConcise introduction to the worksIncludes George Norlin's translation, previously appearing inthe Loeb Classical Library edition of IsocratesExcellent formatting of the textsEasily locate the works you want to read with individualcontents tablesProvides a special dual English and Greek text, allowing readersto compare the sections paragraph by paragraph – ideal forstudentsFeatures three bonus biographies – discover Isocrates' ancientworldScholarly 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 TranslationsTHE SPEECHESTHE LETTERSThe Greek TextsLIST OF GREEK TEXTSThe Dual TextsDUAL GREEK AND ENGLISH TEXTSThe BiographiesISOCRATES by PlutarchINTRODUCTION TO ISOCRATES by George NorlinISOCRATES by Richard Claverhouse JebbPlease visit delphiclassics.com to browse through our range ofexciting titles