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Lives of Eminent Men (Hesperus Classics)

by John Aubrey

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Hesperus Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Literary Collections,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Literature: Classics,
  • Essays,
  • Literary,
  • Literary Collections / Essays

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11907560M
    ISBN 101843911612
    ISBN 109781843911616
    OCLC/WorldCa154714274

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The 36 people covered in this version of "Lives of Eminent Men", "Forward" by Ruth Scurr, are only some of the people he kept notes about. Unfortunately, but apparently not unexpectedly, when Aubrey died, his notes were in great disarray and it took quite a bit to put together even this slim volume, published by: 1.

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About this Item: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS, United Kingdom, Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English. Brand new Book. This three-volume compilation by the Oxford antiquary John Walker () consists mainly of manuscripts from the Bodleian Library and the Ashmolean Museum, but is significant because it contains the biographical notes on the 'lives of eminent men'.

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Unwin, - Crime - pages. LIVES AND OPINIONS OF EMINENT PHILOSOPHERS. BOOK I. INTRODUCTION. Some say that the study of philosophy originated with the barbarians.

In that among the Persians there existed the Magi, and among the Babylonians or Assyrians the Chaldæi, among the Indians the Gymnosophistæ, and among the Celts and Gauls men who were called Druids and Semnothei, as Aristotle relates in his book.

Heraclitus []. Heraclitus, son of Bloson or, according to some, of Heracon, was a native of flourished in the 69th Olympiad. He was lofty-minded beyond all other men, and over-weening, as is clear from his book in which he says: "Much learning does not teach understanding; else would it have taught Hesiod and Pythagoras, or, again, Xenophanes and Hecataeus.".

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Lives Of Eminent Men Of Fife [Bruce, James] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Lives Of Eminent Men Of Fife. The Lives of the Most Eminent Literary and Scientific Men comprised ten volumes of Dionysius Lardner's volume Cabinet Cyclopaedia (–46).

Aimed at the self-educating middle class, this encyclopedia was written during the 19th-century literary revolution in Britain that encouraged more people to read.

The Lives formed part of the Cabinet of Biography in the Cabinet Cyclopaedia. The eminent men he listed in his journal are well-known and, for the most part, their lives are well documented. The eminent women, on the other hand, range from infamous to unknown.

Some were admired figures, including the poet Elizabeth Barrett Browning. Jerome-Lives of Illustrious Men Preface. You have urged me, Dexter,(), to follow the example of Tranquillus() in giving a systematic account of ecclesiastical writers, and to do for our writers what he did for the illustrious men of letters among the Gentiles, namely, to briefly set before you all those who have published() any memorable writing on the Holy Scriptures, from the time of.

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Download for print-disabledWritten: CORNELIUS NEPOS. LIVES OF EMINENT COMMANDERS. PREFACE. I do not doubt that there will be many, 1 Atticus, who will think this kind of writing 2 trifling in its nature, and not sufficiently adapted to the characters of eminent men, when they shall find it related who taught Epaminondas music, or see it numbered among his accomplishments, that he danced gracefully, and played.

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Lives of the Eminent Philosophers/Book X. Apollodorus the Epicurean, in the first book of his Life of Epicurus, thinking that thus they would make themselves secure against their fellow-men.

If, then, the life of such persons really was secure, they attained natural good; if, however, it was insecure, they have not attained the end. Ecclesiastical biography or, Lives of eminent men, connected with the history of religion in England: from the commencement of the Reformation to the Revolution — 3d ed.

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