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  • A Companion to Plutarchby Mark Beck

    Wiley 2013; US$ 195.00

    A Companion to Plutarch offers a broad survey of the famous historian and biographer; a coherent, comprehensive, and elegant presentation of Plutarch’s thought and influence   Constitutes the first survey of its kind, a unified and accessible guide that offers a comprehensive discussion of all major aspects of Plutarch’s oeuvre... more...

  • Plutarchus: Moralia. Volume IIby Wilhelm Nachstädt; Wilhelm Sieveking; J. Titchener

    De Gruyter 1971; US$ 168.00

    Regum et imperatorum apophthegmata - Apophthegmata Laconica - Instituta Laconica - Apophthegmata Lacaenarum - Mulierum virtutes - Aetia Romana - Aetia Graeca - Parallela minora - De fortuna Romanorum - De Alexandri Magni fortuna aut virtute oratio I et II - De gloria Atheniensium - De Iside et Osiride more...

  • The Unity of Plutarch's Workby Anastasios Nikolaidis

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 293.00

    The contributions to this volume inquire into many important issues of Plutarchean scholarship: the conditions under which Plutarch?s writings were split into two distinct corpora, his methods of work and the various authorial techniques employed, the interplay between Lives and Moralia, Plutarch and politics, Plutarch and philosophy, literary aspects... more...

  • Plutarchs Vita des Artaxerxesby Carsten Binder

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 182.00

    The work presented here is a historical commentary on an ancient biography of one of the Persian Great Kings (Artaxerxes II, reigned 404-359 BC). The author was the Greek scholar Plutarch (c. AD 45-120). The aim of the commentary is to make the text, which was written some 500 years after the events described, accessible as a source to the modern historian. more...

  • Plutarch and Historyby Christopher Pelling

    Classical Press of Wales 2011; US$ 19.75

    Much of ancient history can only be written thanks to evidence supplied by Plutarch. His historical methods and qualities were for long subjected to little systematic analysis. However, in recent decades an authoritative and profoundly influential set of studies has appeared in the field, the work of Christopher Pelling. This book contains eighteen... more...

  • Plutarch and His Intellectual Worldby Judith Mossman

    Classical Press of Wales 1997; US$ 27.00

    Plutarch's writings, for long treated in a fragmentary way as a source for earlier periods, are now increasingly studied in their own right. The thirteen original essays in this volume range over Plutarch's relations with his contemporaries and his engagement in philosophical debate, his views on social issues such as education and gender,... more...

  • The Statesman in Plutarch's Works, Volume IIby Lukas de Blois; Jeroen Bons; Ton Kessels; Dirk M. Schenkeveld

    BRILL 2004; US$ 139.00

    The papers in this volume concentrate on statesmen and statesmanship in Plutarch's Greek and Roman Lives. more...

  • Plutarch and the Historical Traditionby Philip A. Stadter

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 54.95

    These essays, by experts in the field from five countries, examine Plutarch's interpretative and artistic reshaping of his historical sources in representative lives. Diverse essays treat literary elements such as the parallelism which renders a pair of lives a unit or the themes which unify the lives. Others consider the selecting, combining, simplifying,... more...

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