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Published: 26 July 2012

232 Pages | 3 maps

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199590056

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Marcus Tullius Cicero

Speeches on Behalf of Marcus Fonteius and Marcus Aemilius Scaurus: Translated with Introduction and Commentary

Andrew R. Dyck

Clarendon Ancient History Series

  • Provides the first detailed commentary in English on both speeches in defence of Marcus Fonteius and Marcus Aemilius Scaurus
  • Contains a detailed introduction which explains the history of the extortion court at Rome
  • Includes glossaries of political-ethical and rhetorical terms to help clarify Roman concepts for the reader
  • Separate introductions to the individual speeches provide contextualization