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Samuel Johnson"s Translation of Sallust

Samuel Johnson

Samuel Johnson"s Translation of Sallust

A Facsimile and Transcription of the Hyde Manuscript

by Samuel Johnson

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Published by Oak Knoll Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature: Texts,
  • General,
  • Catiline, ca. 108-62 B.C.,
  • Rome--History--Conspiracy of Catiline, 65-62 B.C.,
  • Jugurthine War, 111-105 B.C.,
  • Reference,
  • Biography/Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12150747M
    ISBN 101883631025
    ISBN 109781883631024
    OCLC/WorldCa640239231

    Samuel Johnson was an English author. Beginning as a Grub Street journalist, he made lasting contributions to English literature as a poet, essayist, moralist, novelist, literary critic, biographer, editor and lexicographer. Johnson has been described as "arguably the most distinguished man of /5(). Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.

    Samuel Johnson, English critic, biographer, essayist, poet, and lexicographer who was one of the greatest figures of 18th-century life and letters. He is well remembered for his aphorisms, but his criticism is perhaps his most significant form of writing. Learn more about Johnson’s life and career.   This book was about something Johnson thought was horrible, about the Jesuits trying to convert the Ethiopians from their ancient form of Christianity to Roman Catholicism in the 17th century. But Johnson did this translation during a period of mental .

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2 All our power, on the contrary, lies in both mind and body; we employ the mind to rule, the body rather to serve; the one we have in common with the Gods.

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$ The Big Book of the Masters of Horror: This new and original translation of Sallust’s Conspiracy of Catiline and War of Jugurtha uses a fresh, modern English idiom that preserves the flavor of the historian’s famous epigrammatic style.

Fully outfitted for comprehension and efficient referencing, this special edition contains the following features.