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The letters of Demosthenes / Jonathan A. Goldstein.

Author/Creator:
Goldstein, Jonathan A., 1929-
Publication:
New York, London, Columbia University Press, 1968.
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 320, [2] pages 24 cm.
Subjects:
Demosthenes. Epistolae.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York (City)
England London.
Contents:
Part 1. Introductory Studies. The problem of authenticity; The transmission of the text; The style of the letters; The alternatives to authenticity
Part 2. Historical Analysis. The historical background; Historical analysis and the problem of authenticity
Part 3. Rhetorical Analysis. The forms of ancient apology and polemic, real and fictitious; Rhetorical analysis of the letters
Part 4. Translation. Epistle 3. Concerning the Sons of Lycurgus; Epistle 2. Concerning His Own Restoration; Epistle 4. Concerning the Slanders of Theramenes; Epistle 1. On Concord
Part 5. Commentary. Epistle 3. Concerning the Sons of Lycurgus; Epistle 2. Concerning His Own Restoration; Epistle 4. Cocerning the Slanders of Theramenes; Epistle 1. On Concord.
Notes:
"In this study I wish to establish the authenticity of Demosthenes' Epistles 1 to 4 and to extract all possible historical information from them."--Preface.
A revision of the author's thesis (Ph.D.) -- Columbia University, 1959.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-303.) and indexes.
Local notes:
Acc.# 7902
Potok Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries by Adena Potok.
Potok Collection copy: dustjacket retained.
Potok Collection copy has autograph of "Chaim Potok".
Penn Provenance:
Potok, Adena (donor) (Potok Collection copy)
Potok, Chaim (autograph) (Potok Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1968
Contributor:
Demosthenes.
The Library of Chaim Potok (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
325227
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