Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - Demosthenes: On the Crown by Demosthenes

This volume presents a newly edited Greek text of one of the masterpieces of ancient Greek prose, a speech delivered by the orator Demosthenes before a court in Athens in 330 BCE. The book contains an introductory essay outlining the historical situation that gave rise to the speech, the nature of Demosthenes' rhetorical art, and the history of the text. The greater part of the book consists of a commentary that elucidates the text and makes clear how Demosthenes achieved his objectives.

Buy Demosthenes: On the Crown by Demosthenes from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780521629300
ISBN-10: 0521629306
Format: Paperback
(186mm x 123mm x 18mm)
Pages: 332
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 7-Jun-2001
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions - Demosthenes: On the Crown by Demosthenes

Book Reviews - Demosthenes: On the Crown by Demosthenes

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Demosthenes: On the Crown book by Demosthenes and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Books By Demosthenes

Selected Speeches by Demosthenes
Paperback, May 2014
$27.60
Olynthiac Speeches of Demosthenes by Demosthenes
Paperback, July 2013
$31.46
Against Meidias by Demosthenes
Paperback, September 2002
$57.02
Demosthenis Orationes I by Demosthenes
Hardback, March 2002
$69.26