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The Oration of Demosthenes On the Crown with an English translation Introduction, Notes and Indices

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283pp, xviii. Good. Original brown cloth with gilt titles to the spine. Includes indexes. Greek and English text. Spine split at the hinges and the top damaged, text tightly bound and clean although margins yellowed, a few pencil annotations and owner's name on the half title. Overall in good condition.

" On the Crown" is considered a masterpiece of oratory by Demosthenes.

"Demosthenes was a Greek statesman and orator of ancient Athens. His orations constitute a significant expression of contemporary Athenian intellectual prowess and provide an insight into the politics and culture of ancient Greece during the 4th century BC." ... source Wikepedia.

Item details

PLU:
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Author(s):
Simpson, Francis P (translator)
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
8vo - 8 - 10
Dimensions:
23 x 15 cms
Edition:
First Edition, 1882
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
283
Publisher:
James Thornton, Oxford
Title:
The Oration of Demosthenes On the Crown

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283pp, xviii. Good. Original brown cloth with gilt titles to the spine. Includes indexes. Greek and English text. Spine split at the hinges and the top damaged, text tightly bound and clean although margins yellowed, a few pencil annotations and owner's name on the half title. Overall in good condition.

" On the Crown" is considered a masterpiece of oratory by Demosthenes.

"Demosthenes was a Greek statesman and orator of ancient Athens. His orations constitute a significant expression of contemporary Athenian intellectual prowess and provide an insight into the politics and culture of ancient Greece during the 4th century BC." ... source Wikepedia.

PLU:
0
Author(s):
Simpson, Francis P (translator)
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
8vo - 8 - 10
Dimensions:
23 x 15 cms
Edition:
First Edition, 1882
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
283
Publisher:
James Thornton, Oxford
Title:
The Oration of Demosthenes On the Crown

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