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Statementedited and translated by Michael Edwards
SeriesGreek orators -- 4
ContributionsEdwards, M.
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 216 p. ;
Number of Pages216
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Open LibraryOL16835356M
ISBN 100856685275, 0856685283
LC Control Number95096140

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Andocides (/ ˌ æ n ˈ d ɒ s ɪ d iː z /; Greek: Ἀνδοκίδης, Andokides; c. – c. BC) was a logographer (speech writer) in Ancient Greece. He was one of the ten Attic orators included in the "Alexandrian Canon" compiled by Aristophanes of Byzantium and Aristarchus of Samothrace in the third century BC.

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Andocides. [Andocides; Michael Edwards] -- Despite his poor reputation as a rhetorician among critics both ancient and modern, the four speeches attributed in MSS to Andocides, the second of the canon of ten Attic orators, are important.

Andocides of Athens, born c. BCE, disliked the extremes of democracy and oligarchy. Of his four extant speeches, Against Alcibiades is doubtful. Antiphon of Athens, born c. BCE, disliked democracy and was an ardent oligarch.

Of his fifteen extant works three concern real murder cases. Find at a Library» Cite This Book. “In its primary aim of making Antiphon and Andocides accessible to a broader audience, the volume is eminently successful.

Both translators show steady hands, accurately conveying the substance (and nuances) of the speeches in a clear, modern idiom The book also succeeds in its aim of making the orators intelligible to novices; the introductions and notes provide a brief survey of some of.

Andocides (Andocides, approximately B.C.-approximately B.C.) A Wikipedia article about this author is available. Andocides, approximately B.C.-approximately B.C.: On the Mysteries (HTML with commentary at Perseus) Help with reading books-- Report a bad link-- Suggest a new listing.

Additional books from the extended shelves. This volume contains the works of the two earliest surviving orators, Antiphon and Andocides. Antiphon (ca. ) was a leading Athenian intellectual and creator of the profession of logography ("speech writing"), whose special interest was law and justice.

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The speech On the Mysteries has had no new commentary in English for over seventy years, and none in any language for thirty. Meanwhile great advances have been made in the understanding of Athenian history and literature, and so it seemed time to make a fresh attempt to interpret the speech, and to examine the evidence and arguments contained in it more rigorously than earlier editors did.

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Andocides (ăndŏs`ĭdēz), c– B.C., one of the Ten Attic Orators (see oratoryoratory, the art of swaying an audience by eloquent speech. In ancient Greece and Rome oratory was included under the term rhetoric, which meant the art of composing as well as delivering a speech.

Click the link for more information.). In B.C. he was. Liverpool University Press is the UK's third oldest university press, with a distinguished history of publishing exceptional research since Rational persuasion and appeal to an audience's emotions are elements of most literature, but they are found in their purest form in oratory.

The speeches written by the Greek Orators for delivery in law-courts, deliberative councils and assemblies. Andocides' response to each point is considered and then his attack on Kallias, whose cynical and illegal actions recall other politically motivated impiety trials such as Diopeithes against Anaxagoras and Meletus against Socrates.

The book ends with two appendices. Aug 24,  · There are certain standard abbreviations used in connection with the authors and their works in Classics. While I generally spell out the names and works of.

Book Description: Classical oratory is an invaluable resource for the study of ancient Greek life and culture. The speeches offer evidence on Greek moral views, social and economic conditions, political and social ideology, and other aspects of Athenian culture that have been largely ignored: women and family life, slavery, and religion, to name just a few.

Andocides of Athens, born ca. BCE, disliked the extremes of both democracy and oligarchy. Involved in religious scandal in BCE, he went into exile. After at least two efforts to return, he did so under the amnesty of In he was acquitted on a charge of profaning the Mysteries and in took part in an abortive peace embassy.

Minor Attic Orators, Volume I book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Antiphon of Athens, born c. BCE, disliked democrac /5. Thus Andocides may be thinking of her share in precipitating the Archidamian War. On the other hand, the peace which follows is not the Peace of Nicias; when talking of the benefits which ensued from it, Andocides seems to be referring once again to the Thirty Years' Peace (see Andoc.

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B.C5/5(4). Edited with notes (London MacMillan, ), also by R. Jebb, Isaeus, Isocrates, Andocides, and approximately B.C B.C. Antiphon (page images at HathiTrust; US access only) Lysias: Selections from the Attic orators: Antiphon, Andocides, Lysias, Isocrates, Isaeus; being a companion volume to 'The Attic orators from Antiphon to Isaeus'.

Read "Antiphon and Andocides" by available from Rakuten Kobo. Classical oratory is an invaluable resource for the study of ancient Greek life and culture. The speeches offer evidence Brand: University of Texas Press. This is the first in a two-volume edition of Greek brokenrranch.comon of Athens, born in BCE, spent his prime in the great period of Athens but, disliking democracy, was himself an ardent oligarch who with others set up a violent short-lived oligarchy in The restored democracy 5/5(1).

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The surviving orations pertain to Andocides’ personal affairs. There is no evidence that he ever wrote for others. Their tone is fresh and eager, and their style is natural, without evidence of. Aelius Aristides is one of the most important sources for the history of the social, cultural, and religious life of the second century of the Roman Empire.

Fishpond Germany, On the Mysteries (Clarendon Paperbacks) by Andocides Douglas M MacDowall (Volume editor)Buy. Books online: On the Mysteries (Clarendon Paperbacks),brokenrranch.comd: Oxford University Press. Full text of "The oration De mysteriis of Andocides" See other formats OCIDES B H b3S r- CM CO Dm Mystmriib o >- i i vvHulX "\s., t'iuv.

THE PHILOMATHEAN SOCIETY of the University of Pennsylvania begs leave to call your attention to this translation — the work of a committee of its undergraduate members. May 29,  · Antiphon and Andocides: Speeches (Antiphontis et Andocidis Orationes) by Mervin R.

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Nomodeiktes: Greek Studies in Honor of Martin Ostwald offers fascinating discussions 5/5(1). andocides 1Normally a man prosecuted by endeixis (cf. n) was either imprisoned or required to provide sureties to ensure that he did not abscond before trial.

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It looks at the way Alcibiades is approximated to archetypes of the individual'outside' the city: the tyrant, the athletic victor, the ostracism victim. May 29,  · ANDOCIDES, one of the “ten” Attic orators, was born about B.C. Implicated in the mutilation of the Hermae (), although he saved his life by turning informer, he was condemned to partial loss of civil rights and went into exile.Andocides (ăndŏs´Ĭdēz), c– BC, one of the Ten Attic Orators (see oratory).

In BC he was accused of mutilating the hermae (sacred pillars topped by busts of the gods) and, in association with Alcibiades, of other sacrilege.

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