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

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THE ORATIONS OF DEMOSTHENES

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

Price: £15.00

Publisher: LONDON, HENRY COLBURN AND RICHARD BENTLEY: 1832

Seller ID: 118042

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 sig... View more info