Additional Essays on Seneca

Additional Essays on Seneca

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This book contains nine essays on Lucius Annaeus Seneca, distinguished Stoic Philosopher, creative writer, and Statesman of the Neronian Age. As author of epistles, treatises, dialogues, dramas, and epigrams, he produced a variety of works that enriched Rome's literary achievement. Like the previous volumes - altIgEssays on Seneca (Peter Lang, 1993) and altIgFurther Essays on Seneca (Peter Lang, 2001) - this book presents an in-depth analysis of the Cordoban Philosopher's thoughts and portrays his erudition, humanitas, artistry, and deep psychological understanding of the frailties and strengths of human nature.On the importance of physical education and exercise in ancient Greece, consult H.I. Marrou, Histoire de I a#39;education dans Ia#39;antiquite, 6th ed. (Paris 1965), Pt. ii, Chap. 3, pp. 181-204. The Romans increasingly came to follow Greek examples, anbsp;...

Title:Additional Essays on Seneca
Author:Anna Lydia Motto
Publisher:Peter Lang - 2009


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