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Published by printed for John Nicholson, Robert Knaplock, & D. Midwinter, and Benj. Took in London .
Written in English


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FormatMicroform
Pagination[4],424,[4]p.
Number of Pages424
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Open LibraryOL18802027M

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The Moralia (loosely translated as "Morals" or "Matters relating to customs and mores") of the 1st-century Greek scholar Plutarch of Chaeronea is an eclectic collection of 78 essays and transcribed speeches. They provide insights into Roman and Greek life, but often are also timeless 3/5(2). May 12,  · 2. Although Plutarch's Lives are, without a doubt, one of the greatest historical works of antiquity, Plutarch has often been criticized as an inaccurate historian, for including apocryphal anecdotes, citing facts from questionable sources, and especially for ignoring historical events that would contradict his depiction of the figure/5. The book is also famously the first reference to the problem of the chicken and the egg. (Summary adapted from the Wikipedia) This compendium of Plutarch’s works on morals and living is a decent read. Plenty of ancient wisdom drawn from Greek and Roman Times, and full of quotes from philosophers and sages. Not a page turner, but a quality 4/5(). The Moralia (Ancient Greek: Ἠθικά Ethika; loosely translated as "Morals" or "Matters relating to customs and mores") of the 1st-century Greek scholar Plutarch of Chaeronea is an eclectic collection of 78 essays and transcribed speeches. They provide insights into Roman and Greek life, but often are also timeless observations in their own right. Many generations of Europeans have read or Author: Plutarch.

‎For in a letter to his uncle written from Cambridge, asking for books or money for books, he makes the following remark: "How kind Arcisilaus the philosopher was unto Apelles the painter, Plutark in his Morals will tell you."[2] In the Reverend C. W. King, Senior Fellow of Trinity College, Camb. Nov 27,  · Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project redleaf-photography.com by: The Morals (Moralia), Book 1. Lucius Mestrius PLUTARCHUS (c. 46 - c. ), translated by William W. GOODWIN ( - ) The Moralia (or The morals or Matters relating to customs and mores) is a work by the 1st-century Greek scholar Plutarch of Chaeronea. It is a collection of 78 essays and transcribed speeches that give an insight into Roman. Preview this book» What people are PLUTARCHS MORALS, Volume 5 Plutarch, William Watson Goodwin, Ed No preview available - Plutarch's Morals., Volume 5 Willam W. Goodwin No preview available - Plutarch's Morals, Volume 1 Plutarch, William Watson Goodwin No .