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Reading the Letters of Pliny the Younger: An Introduction

  title={Reading the Letters of Pliny the Younger: An Introduction},
  author={Roy K. Gibson and Ruth Morello},
Introduction 1. Reading a life: Letters, Book 1 2. Reading a book: Letters, Book 6 3. Epistolary models: Cicero and Seneca 4. Pliny's elders and betters: the Elder Pliny, Vestricius Spurinna, Corellius Rufus, Verginius Rufus 5. Pliny's peers: reading for the addressee 6. Otium: how to manage leisure 7. Reading the Villa Letters: 9.7, 2.17, 5.6 8. The grand design: how to read a collection Appendix 1. A Pliny timeline, and the great Comum inscription Appendix 2. Letters 1-9: catalogue of… Expand
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  • History
  • Journal of Roman Studies
  • 2010
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