Selected Satires of Lucian

Selected Satires of Lucian

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780393004434
Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date: 04/17/1968
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 400
Sales rank: 743,980
Product dimensions: 5.10(w) x 7.70(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents


Preface     vii
Introduction     xi
A Bit of Autobiography
My Dream (Somnium)     3
Two Romances
A True Story (Verae Historiae)     13
Lucius, the Ass (Asinus)     58
Zeus's World
Dialogues of the Gods (Dialogi Deorum)     99
7 Hephaestus and Apollo     99
24 Hermes and Maia     100
2 Eros and Zeus     102
4 Zeus and Ganymede     103
6 Hera and Zeus     107
9 Poseidon and Hermes     110
20 The Judgment of Paris     112
Dialogues of the Sea-Gods (Dialogi Marini)     121
1 Doris and Galatea     121
6 Triton, Poseidon, Amymone     123
Prometheus     125
Zeus the Opera Star (Zeus Tragoedus)     136
Pluto's World
A Voyage to the Underworld (Cataplus)     175
Dialogues of the Dead (Dialogi Mortuorum)     194
1 Diogenes and Pllux     194
4 Hermes and Charon     196
10 Charon, Hermes, and Shades     198
22 Charon, Menippus, Hermes     203
18 Menippus and Hermes     205
20 Menippus, Aeacus, and Shades     207
2 Croesus, Pluto, Menippus     212
Man's World
Men
Charon     217
Timon     239
Alexander the Quack Prophet     267
Maids
Dialogues of the Courtesans (Dialogi Meretricii)     301
3 Philinna and her Mother     301
5 Clonarium and Leaena     303
6 Crobyle and Corinna     305
7 Musarium and her Mother     308
11 Tryphaena and Charmides     311
Philosophers
Philosophies for Sale (Vitarum Auctio)     314
The Fisherman (Piscator)     334
The Death of Peregrinus (De Morte Peregrini)     364

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