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
     
 

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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,

Overview

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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