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The Resource Characters, Theophrastus ; edited and translated by Jeffrey Rusten. Mimes / Herodas. Sophron and other mime fragments / edited and translated by I.C. Cunningham

Characters, Theophrastus ; edited and translated by Jeffrey Rusten. Mimes / Herodas. Sophron and other mime fragments / edited and translated by I.C. Cunningham

Label
Characters
Title
Characters
Statement of responsibility
Theophrastus ; edited and translated by Jeffrey Rusten. Mimes / Herodas. Sophron and other mime fragments / edited and translated by I.C. Cunningham
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • grc
  • eng
Summary
This volume collects important examples of Greek history portraiture. The 'Characters' of Theophrastus consists of 30 fictional sketches of men who are each dominated by a single fault, such as arrogance, boorishness or superstition
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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372-287 B.C
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Theophrastus
Dewey number
  • 888'.0108
  • 888'.0108
  • 888.0108
Index
index present
Language note
Text in Ancient Greek, with parallel English translation
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Herodas
  • Sophron
  • Ruston, Jeffrey
  • Cunningham, I. C.
Series statement
Loeb classical library
Series volume
225
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  • Character sketches
  • Greek literature
  • Cynics (Greek philosophy)
  • Pantomimes
  • Literature
Target audience
specialized
Label
Characters, Theophrastus ; edited and translated by Jeffrey Rusten. Mimes / Herodas. Sophron and other mime fragments / edited and translated by I.C. Cunningham
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780674996038
Dimensions
15 cm.
Extent
608 p.
Isbn
9780674996038
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Label
Characters, Theophrastus ; edited and translated by Jeffrey Rusten. Mimes / Herodas. Sophron and other mime fragments / edited and translated by I.C. Cunningham
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780674996038
Dimensions
15 cm.
Extent
608 p.
Isbn
9780674996038
Isbn Type
(hbk.)

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