The age of Alexander / by Plutarch ; translated by Ian Scott-Kilvert ; introduction by Timothy Duff.
Publication year: 2011
Edition: Rev. ed.
Publisher: London : Penguin,
ISBN: 9780140449358 (pbk.) : 0140449353 (pbk.) :
Plutarch's parallel biographies of the great men in Greek and Roman history are cornerstones of European literature. This selection provides intimate glimpses into the lives of these men, depicting, as he put it, 'those actions which illuminate the workings of the soul'.
Translated from the Latin.
480 p. ; 20 cm.
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