Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 January 1989

248 Pages

ISBN: 9780856684227

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Plutarch: Lives of Aristeides and Cato

David Sansone

Liverpool University Press

Aris and Phillips Classical Texts

Plutarch's Lives have always attracted a large number of admirers, particularly because of his pragmatic concern with ethics and politics. But Plutarch intended his Lives to be read in pairs, an intention that is often ignored by those who treat these works as merely historical sources.