Complete Works of Seneca (Illustrated) by Seneca

By Seneca

The major Stoic thinker of the Silver Age of Latin literature, in addition to train to the notorious Nero, Seneca used to be additionally an entire dramatist, whose ground-breaking tragedies replaced the process theatre writing. the traditional Classics sequence presents eReaders with the knowledge of the Classical global, with either English translations and the unique Latin texts. For the 1st time in publishing historical past, readers can benefit from the whole works of Seneca the more youthful in one quantity, with appealing illustrations, informative introductions and the standard Delphi bonus fabric. (Version 1)

* superbly illustrated with pictures in terms of Seneca's existence and works
* positive factors the whole extant works of Seneca, in either English translation and the unique Latin
* Concise introductions to the essays and different works
* contains translations formerly showing in Loeb Classical Library variations of Seneca’s works
* very good formatting of the texts
* comprises part numbers — perfect for students
* simply find the sections, epistles or works you need to learn with person contents tables
* comprises Seneca's infrequent physique of essays ordinary QUESTIONS, first time in electronic print
* includes a bonus biography - notice Seneca's historic world
* Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres

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CONTENTS:

The Tragedies
THE insanity OF HERCULES
THE TROJAN WOMEN
THE PHOENICIAN WOMEN
PHAEDRA
THYESTES
HERCULES ON OETA
AGAMEMNON
OEDIPUS
MEDEA
OCTAVIA

The Epistles
TO MARCIA, ON CONSOLATION
TO MY mom HELVIA, ON CONSOLATION
TO POLYBIUS, ON CONSOLATION
THE ethical EPISTLES

The Essays
ON ANGER
ON THE SHORTNESS OF LIFE
THE PUMPKINIFICATION OF THE DIVINE CLAUDIUS
ON THE FIRMNESS OF THE clever PERSON
ON CLEMENCY
ON THE chuffed LIFE
ON LEISURE
NATURAL QUESTIONS
ON BENEFITS
ON TRANQUILLITY OF MIND
ON PROVIDENCE

The Latin Texts
LIST OF LATIN TEXTS

The Biography
INTRODUCTION TO SENECA by way of John W. Basore

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