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Cicero may be best known as a politician, but he was also one of the few significant Roman writers of philosophy. Powell presents a new and exciting selection of current scholarly work on this neglected side of him, establishing Cicero firmly as a serious philosophical writer of continuing importance and relevance.
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De Finibus Academica & De Divinatione De Natura Deorum, AE Douglas Argument as Affecting the Interpretation of the Substance of the Treatises. 1 Nowhere is the Last-Mentioned Approach More Necessary Than in Reading the Tusculans. They Are Written in a Form Which Cicero.
Jgf Powell, Cicero's Translations From Greek Vary Considerably in Accuracy. When Cicero Translates Well, There is at First Sight No Problem, and Admiration has Flowed Freely From the Pens of Scholars. 2 When He Translates Less Well, Difficulties Arise, and Explanation Seems to Be Called For. [REVIEW]
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