Parallel Lives by Plutarch
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Parallel Lives
By Plutarch

Parallel Lives

Dion and Brutus Timoleon and Aemilius Paulus v. 6

By (author) See other recent books by Plutarch
Translated by P. Perrin See other recent books by P. Perrin
Format: Paperback

Normal Price: $62.00
Your Price: $55.80 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $6.20! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $2.79 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply, Not for Xmas

Parallel Lives by Plutarch

Book Description

Plutarch (c. 45 120 CE) wrote on many subjects. His forty-six Parallel Lives are biographies planned to be ethical examples in pairs, one Greek figure and one similar Roman, though the last four lives are single. They not only record careers and illustrious deeds but also offer rounded portraits of statesmen, orators, and military leaders.

Buy Parallel Lives book by Plutarch from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780674991095
ISBN-10: 0674991095
Format: Paperback
(171mm x 120mm x 23mm)
Pages: 488
Imprint: LOEB
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Publish Date: 1-Dec-1918
Country of Publication: United States

Other Editions...

Books By Author Plutarch

Age of Caesar by Plutarch Age of Caesar, Hardback (March 2017)

A brilliant new translation of five of history's greatest lives from Plutarch, the inventor of biography.

Hellenistic Lives by Plutarch Hellenistic Lives, Paperback (January 2016)

These ten Lives trace the history of Hellenistic Greece from the rise of Macedon and Alexander's conquest of the Persian empire to the arrival of the Romans. Plutarch's biographies of eminent politicians, rulers, and soldiers combine vivid portraits with a wealth of historical information.

Rise of Rome by Plutarch Rise of Rome, Paperback (May 2013)

As well as providing an illuminating picture of the first century AD, the author depicts complex and nuanced heroes who display the essential virtues of Greek civilization - courage, patriotism, justice, intelligence and reason - that contributed to the rise of Rome.

» View all books by Plutarch


» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Parallel Lives book by Plutarch and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Plutarch close
Age of Caesar by Plutarch
Hellenistic Lives by Plutarch
Rise of Rome by Plutarch
Plutarch by Plutarch
Lives That Made Greek History by Plutarch
Age of Alexander by Plutarch
Plutarch: How to Study Poetry (De Audiendis Poetis) by Plutarch
Plutarch: How to Study Poetry (De Audiendis Poetis) by Plutarch
Ideal Commonwealths, Plutarch's Lycurgus, More's Utopia, Bacon's New Atlantis, Campanella's City of the Sun, Hall's Mundus Alter Et Idem by Plutarch
Rome in Crisis by Plutarch
Plutarch's Morals (Dodo Press) by Plutarch
Roman Lives by Plutarch
Greek Lives by Plutarch
Plutarch's Lives - Volume III (Dodo Press) by Plutarch
Plutarch's Lives - Volume I (Dodo Press) by Plutarch
Plutarch's Lives - Volume II (Dodo Press) by Plutarch
Plutarch's Lives, Volume 4 by Plutarch
Boys' and Girls' Plutarch (Dodo Press) by Plutarch
Ideal Commonwealths (Dodo Press) by Plutarch
Fall of the Roman Republic by Plutarch
Recent books by P. Perrin close
Parallel Lives by P. Perrin
» close