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The Resource Brill's companion to the reception of Cicero, edited by William H.F. Altman

Brill's companion to the reception of Cicero, edited by William H.F. Altman

Label
Brill's companion to the reception of Cicero
Title
Brill's companion to the reception of Cicero
Statement of responsibility
edited by William H.F. Altman
Title variation
Companion to the reception of Cicero
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Brill's Companion to the Reception of Cicero is a collection of essays by an international and interdisciplinary team of scholars that situates Cicero in the context of his use and abuse from antiquity to the present, and is intended to provide readers with several good reasons to return to the study of Cicero's writings with greater interest and respect. Contributors are: William H.F. Altman, Elisabeth Begemann, Caroline Bishop, JoAnn DellaNeva, Alex Dressler, Kathy Eden, Robert G. Ingram, Gábor Kendeffy, Carlos Lévy, Martin McLaughlin, Paul Allen Miller, Carl J. Richard, Matthew Joel Sharpe and John Oastler Ward"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
875/.01
Index
index present
LC call number
PA6346
LC item number
.B74 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Brill's companions to classical reception,
Series volume
volume 2
Label
Brill's companion to the reception of Cicero, edited by William H.F. Altman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / William H.F. Altman -- Part 1. Imitation or criticism? -- Petrarch and Cicero : adulation and critical distance / Martin McLaughlin -- Cicero's portion of Montaigne's acclaim / Kathy Eden -- Lactantius as Christian Cicero, Cicero as shadow-like instructor / Gábor Kendeffy -- Part 2. The politics of reception -- Conyers Middleton's Cicero : Enlightenment, scholarship and polemic / Robert G. Ingram -- Cicero and the American founders / Carl J. Richard -- Cicero's quarrels : reception and modernity from Horace to Tacitus / Alex Dressler -- Part 3. French receptions -- Cicero reads Derrida reading Cicero : a politics and a friendship to come / Paul Allen Miller -- Ancient texts, contemporary stakes : J. Carcopino as reader of Cicero's letters / Carlos Lévy -- Part 4. German reception and its inflence -- Cicero and the Fourth Triumvirate : Gruen, Syme and Strasburger / William H.F. Altman -- Damaged go(o)ds : Cicero's theological triad in the wake of German historicism / Elisabeth Begemann -- Part 5. Cicero divided -- Roman Plato or Roman Demosthenes? : the bifurcation of Cicero in ancient scholarship / Caroline Bishop -- What the Middle Ages missed of Cicero, and why / John O. Ward -- Part 6. Cicero restored -- Cicero, Voltaire, and the philosophes in the French Enlightenment / Matt Sharpe -- Following their own genius : debates on Ciceronianism in 16th-century Italy / JoAnn DellaNeva -- Index locorum
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 402 pages
Isbn
9789004235267
Lccn
2015009625
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)941814793
Label
Brill's companion to the reception of Cicero, edited by William H.F. Altman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / William H.F. Altman -- Part 1. Imitation or criticism? -- Petrarch and Cicero : adulation and critical distance / Martin McLaughlin -- Cicero's portion of Montaigne's acclaim / Kathy Eden -- Lactantius as Christian Cicero, Cicero as shadow-like instructor / Gábor Kendeffy -- Part 2. The politics of reception -- Conyers Middleton's Cicero : Enlightenment, scholarship and polemic / Robert G. Ingram -- Cicero and the American founders / Carl J. Richard -- Cicero's quarrels : reception and modernity from Horace to Tacitus / Alex Dressler -- Part 3. French receptions -- Cicero reads Derrida reading Cicero : a politics and a friendship to come / Paul Allen Miller -- Ancient texts, contemporary stakes : J. Carcopino as reader of Cicero's letters / Carlos Lévy -- Part 4. German reception and its inflence -- Cicero and the Fourth Triumvirate : Gruen, Syme and Strasburger / William H.F. Altman -- Damaged go(o)ds : Cicero's theological triad in the wake of German historicism / Elisabeth Begemann -- Part 5. Cicero divided -- Roman Plato or Roman Demosthenes? : the bifurcation of Cicero in ancient scholarship / Caroline Bishop -- What the Middle Ages missed of Cicero, and why / John O. Ward -- Part 6. Cicero restored -- Cicero, Voltaire, and the philosophes in the French Enlightenment / Matt Sharpe -- Following their own genius : debates on Ciceronianism in 16th-century Italy / JoAnn DellaNeva -- Index locorum
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 402 pages
Isbn
9789004235267
Lccn
2015009625
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)941814793

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    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
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