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Selected Satires of Lucian (The Norton Library)

by Lucian of Samosata

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Published by W. W. Norton & Company .
Written in English


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Number of Pages382
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Open LibraryOL7450674M
ISBN 100393004430
ISBN 109780393004434
OCLC/WorldCa1076295

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The Passing of Peregrinus or The Death of Peregrinus (Greek: Περὶ τῆς Περεγρίνου Τελευτῆς; Latin: De Morte Peregrini) is a satire by the Syrian Greek writer Lucian in which the lead character, the Cynic philosopher Peregrinus Proteus, takes advantage of the generosity of Christians and lives a disingenuous life before burning himself at the Olympic Games of CE. Selected satires of Lucian. by of Samosata Lucian, Lionel Casson starting at $ Selected satires of Lucian. has 0 available edition to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.

The aim of this book is to make Lucian's A True Story accessible to intermediate students of Ancient Greek. The running vocabulary and commentary are meant to provide everything necessary to read each page. The commentary is almost exclusively grammatical, explaining subordinate clauses,File Size: 2MB. Lucian's glass clothing (ὑαλίνη) is a punning parody on wooden clothing (ξυλίνη), i.e. cotton (Herod. 7, 65). Compare the story of the Graeae. The capital of Birdland in Aristophanes' play, The Birds. On the size of these, see Lucian's Syrian Goddess,


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By: Lionel Synopsis The unsurpassed satirist of the ancient era was a young Syrian named Lucian, who, writing in Greek in the second century a.d., combined wit, irony, fearless candor, and exuberant comic fantasy to create the triumphantly irreverent dialogues and stories contained in this book.

Lucian, born in Syria in the second century C.E., came to Greece at an early age and mastered its language and literature. He took up law, left it for public speaking, then turned to full-time writing, producing the wide range of subject matter and literary form which is represented in this collection.A master of the vivid scene, Lucian used his pungent style to ridicule the tyrants, prophets.

Download the Book:Selected Satires of Lucian (The Norton Library) PDF For Free, Preface: "Lucian's genial mockery," writes Lionel Casson, "aim.

Selected satires of Lucian. [Lucian, of Samosata.; Lionel Casson] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for "This book is primarily intended for the man in the street. In a brief general introduction Casson gives a crisp account of Lucian's life, views, and influence on posterity.

Get this from a library. Selected satires of Lucian. [Lucian, of Samosata.; Lionel Casson] -- A collection of writings by the 2nd century satirist who ridiculed tyrants, philosophers, and even the gods, in his mock dialogues and prose narratives.

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Edited and Translated by Lionel Casson. by Lucian and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Lucian of Samosata (c. – after AD) was an Assyrian satirist and rhetorician who is best known for his characteristic tongue-in-cheek style, with which he frequently ridiculed superstition, religious practices, and belief in the paranormal.

Although his native language was probably Syriac, all of his extant works are written entirely in Ancient Greek (mostly in the Atticized dialect Born: c.

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