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Published: 09 March 2016

216 Pages

7-1/2 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199340613

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Selected Letters from Pliny the Younger's Epistulae

Commentary by Jacqueline Carlon

Jacqueline Carlon

Oxford Greek and Latin College Commentaries

  • Comprehensive commentary makes this volume ideal for use on its own, without supplementary materials
  • Letters on a variety of topics offer insights into the Roman society and culture of Pliny's time
  • Groups of letters with common themes that can be traced throughout enable students to compare letters and consider such things as audience and rhetorical structure
  • Frequent vocabulary appears throughout the volume