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Title Ancient rhetoric : from Aristotle to Philostratus / translated and edited by Thomas Habinek.
Publication London [UK] : Penguin Books, 2017.
Copyright date ©2017
Description xxii, 305 pages ; 20 cm.
Call # 808 A
Series Penguin classics
Penguin classics.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-305).
Contents Why study rhetoric? : from Cicero, On the Orator, book l -- What is rhetoric? : from Aristotle, Rhetoric, book l -- Quintilian, Oratorical Instruction, book 2 -- The system of rhetoric : from Aristotle, Rhetoric, books 1, 2 and 3 -- Invention or discovery of arguments : from Rhetoric to Herennius, book I -- Arrangement : from Cicero, On Invention, book l -- Style : from Rhetoric to Herennius, b ook 4 -- Memory : from Rhetoric to Herennius, book 3 -- Quintilian, Oratorical Instruction, book II -- Delivery : from Quintilian, Oratorical Instruction, books 6 and II -- Rhetoric and cognition : from Cicero, On the Orator, book 3 -- Quintilian, Oratorical Instruction, books 8 and 9 -- Rhetorical ornament : from Cicero, On the Orator, book 3 -- The life of the orator : from Quintilian, Oratorical Instruction, book 2 -- Cicero, Brutus -- Philostratus; Lives of the Sophists, book l.
Note Translated from the Greek and Latin.
Summary Rhetoric, or the art of persuasion and speaking well, was the lifeblood of the classical world, whether in the courtroom, in politics or in ruling. This new anthology brings together the most important ancient writings on the art of rhetoric from classical Greece and Rome, including works by Cicero, Aristotle, Quintilian, and Philostratus. Ranging across such themes as memory, delivert and style, they showus the enduring power of language to move, to convinve and to win. - Publisher.
Subject Rhetoric -- Early works to 1800.
Rhetoric, Ancient.
Oratory, Ancient.
Oratory, Ancient. (OCoLC)fst01047223
Rhetoric. (OCoLC)fst01096948
Rhetoric, Ancient. (OCoLC)fst01096982
Genre Early works. (OCoLC)fst01411636
Addl. Author Habinek, Thomas N., 1953- editor, translator.
Container of (work): Aristotle. Rhetoric. Selections. English (Habinek). 2017.
Container of (work): Cicero, Marcus Tullius. Works. Selections. English (Habinek). 2017.
Container of (work): Quintilian. Institutiones oratoriae. Selections. English (Habinek)
Container of (work): Philostratus, the Athenian, active 2nd century-3rd century. Lives of the sophists. English (Habinek). 2017.
Container of (work): Philostratus, the Athenian, active 2nd century-3rd century. Lives of the sophists. Greek (Habinek). 2017.
ISBN 0141392649
9780141392646

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