The Routledge Dictionary of Latin Quotations: The Illiterati's Guide to Latin Maxims, Mottoes, Proverbs, and Sayings / Edition 1

The Routledge Dictionary of Latin Quotations: The Illiterati's Guide to Latin Maxims, Mottoes, Proverbs, and Sayings / Edition 1

by Jon R. Stone
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415969085

ISBN-13: 9780415969086

Pub. Date: 11/27/2004

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The Routledge Dictionary of Latin Quotations completes our enormously successful and award-winning Latin for the Illiterati series of volumes, rounding off the trilogy with a comprehensive treasury of classic Latin quotations, mottoes, proverbs, and maxims collected from the worlds of philosophy, rhetoric, politics, science, religion, literature, drama, poetics,

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The Routledge Dictionary of Latin Quotations completes our enormously successful and award-winning Latin for the Illiterati series of volumes, rounding off the trilogy with a comprehensive treasury of classic Latin quotations, mottoes, proverbs, and maxims collected from the worlds of philosophy, rhetoric, politics, science, religion, literature, drama, poetics, and war.Distinguished by the combination of user-friendliness and comprehensiveness, this book will provide students, scholars, and general readers with an eminently browsable resource that is as useful as it is enjoyable.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415969086
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/27/2004
Pages:
416
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.06(d)

Table of Contents

Prefaceix
References and Sourcesxv
Pronunciation Guidexvii
Latin Proverbs and Maxims1
Latin Mottoes and Phrases131
Familiar Latin Quotations225
Abbreviations335
Main Authors Cited337
Selected English-Latin Index341

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