Princeton University Library Catalog

Demosthenes' on the crown : rhetorical perspectives / edited by James J. Murphy.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description:
vi, 232 pages ; 23 cm.
Series:
  • Landmarks in rhetoric and public address. [More in this series]
  • Landmarks in Rhetoric and Public Address
Notes:
  • "Translation of Demosthenes' oration "On the Crown," with rhetorical analyses based on four principles laid out by Aristotle in his "Rhetoric": ethos, pathos, logos, and lexis"--Provided by publisher.
  • "This book is a revised version of Demosthenes' "On the Crown": A Critical Case Study of a Masterpiece of Ancient Oratory, published by Hermagoras Press in 1983."
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-222) and index.
Language(s):
Translated from the ancient Greek.
Contents:
Demosthenes and his times / Lois P. Agnew -- Aeschines' speech Against Ctesiphon: an abstract / Donovan J. Ochs -- Demosthenes' Oration On the crown: a translation / John J. Keaney -- A structural analysis of On the crown / Francis P. Donnelly, SJ -- Ēthos in On the crown / David C. Mirhady -- Crafting nostalgia: pathos in On the crown / Richard A. Katula -- On the Deinos logos of On the crown / Jeffrey Walker -- Demosthenes' style: Lexis in On the crown / Richard Leo Enos -- Epilogue / James J. Murphy.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
ISBN:
  • 9780809335107 ((paperback))
  • 0809335107 ((paperback))
  • ((e-book))
LCCN:
2016012977
OCLC:
929544277
Editor:
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