THE ORATIONS OF DEMOSTHENES

By: DEMOSTHENES , THOMAS LELAND , D.D. (TRANSLATOR)

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Book Condition: Very Good


1832.Small VG H/b.Thick format 547pp.Original Cloth boards with gilt embossed title and decs to spine. Portrait frontis. bust of Demosthenes, Translation of the eloquent orations of Demosthenes who in his early years was influenced by Callistatus, received assistance from Plato and Callias and derived advantage from the rhetoric taught by Isocrates and Alcidamus. The book contains a short biographical sketch and preface to each of the principal orations which are grouped in subject; Against Philip King of Macedon; Public Deliberation and of Aeschines and Demosthenes. VG.160x100mm (Book- No significant wear or soiling to cloth boards. Paper of book block a little tanned with some light to moderate foxing to first and last signatures. no previous owner name or insc. White end papers and tight binding indicate that the book has been re-cased in original boards with a new mull the original glue and mull presumably having failed over time). Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale.

Title: THE ORATIONS OF DEMOSTHENES

Author Name: DEMOSTHENES , THOMAS LELAND , D.D. (TRANSLATOR)

Categories: History, Classics,

Publisher: LONDON, HENRY COLBURN AND RICHARD BENTLEY: 1832

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Size: 160x100 mm Approx

Seller ID: 118042

Keywords: Demosthenes, Greek History. Oration, Speeches, Rhetoric, Thomas Leland, Plato, Callistatus, Callius, Isocrates, Alcidamus, Books on line Brighton,