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Cato major, or, The book of old age

Cicero

Cato major, or, The book of old age

by Cicero

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Published by Printed for William Leake, and are to be sold at his shop ... in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Old age.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesCato major, Book of old age, Cato major., Book of old age.
    Statementfirst written by M.T. Cicero ; and now excellently Englished by William Austin of Lincolns Inne, Esquire ; with annotations upon the names of the men and places.
    SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 135:9.
    ContributionsAustin, William, 1587-1634.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination[10], 141, [2] p.
    Number of Pages141
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16753325M

      Modern Provenance: The book comes with colorful provenance- photocopies of the newspaper articles describing how it was found for 5 cents and valued at $ in ! [$14,] “Only once did [Franklin] publish an original, full-sized book at his own expense, James Logan’s translation of Cicero’s Cato Major. M. T. Cicero's Cato Major, or Discourse on Old Age: Addressed to Titus Pomponius Atticus (Classic Reprint) (Book) Book Details. ISBN. X. Title. M. T. Cicero's Cato Major, or Discourse on Old Age: Addressed to Titus Pomponius .

    Buy Cicero De Senectute (cato Major): A Dialogue On Old Age by Cicero, Marcus Tullius (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low 4/5(2). Cato maior de senectute. English (Logan) Title M.T. Cicero's Cato Major, or his Discourse on old age: with explanatory notes. Format Book Published Philadelphia: Printed and sold by B. Franklin, Description viii, , [1] pages ; 19 cm (4to) Other contributors Logan, James, , editor, translator.

    Marcus cato, we are told, was born at Tusculum, though (till he betook himself to civil and military affairs) he lived and was bred up in the country of the Sabines, where his father's estate lay. His ancestors seeming almost entirely unknown, he himself praises his father Marcus, as a worthy man and a brave soldier, and Cato, his great-grandfather, too, as one who had often obtained . Cato Major Or Discourse On Old Age.. [with Misleading Preface] [Franklin, Benjamin] Cicero, M (Arcus) T(Ullius) VG Leather For Fielding and Walker, 1st London Edition 1st EditionAddressed To Titus Pomponius Atticus With Some Explanatory Notes. 8vo. (4), (1) pp. Contemporary speckled calf, gilt-ruled and gilt-floral spine, red morocco spine Rating: % positive.


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L'arte di invecchiare book. Read 32 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Old age: which all desire to attain, yet find fault with when they reach it.

To rebel against Nature is to repeat the war of the Giants with the Gods. "Cato der Ältere Cato major das Alter" gehört in den Bereich der Philosophie/5. Marcus Porcius Cato (/ ˈ k eɪ t oʊ /; – BC), also known as Cato the Elder (Latin: Cato Major), the Censor (Censorius), the Wise (Sapiens), and the Ancient (Priscus), was a Roman soldier, senator and historian known for his conservatism and opposition to Hellenization.

He was the first to write history in epithet "Elder" distinguishes him from his equally famous Battles/wars: Second Punic War, Roman-Syrian War. Get this from a library.

Cato major, or, The book of old age. [Marcus Tullius Cicero; William Austin]. Cicero (via the mouth of Cato) proceeds to describe the many positive aspects of old age as he systematically rebuts four major rationales for why old age is a terrible thing: 1) it prevents people from engaging in affairs of state and the management of households 2) it makes the body grow weaker 3) it eliminates the capacity for pleasure, and /5(5).

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Cicero, Marcus Tullius., Austin, William, London: Printed for William Leake, and are to be sold at his shopAlternate titles. 11 rows  The worthye booke of old age othervvyse entituled the elder Cato: contayning a. In the De Amicitia, dedicated also to Atticus, he says: “In the Cato Major, the book on Old Age inscribed to you, I introduced the aged Cato as leading in the discussion, because no person seemed better fitted to speak on the subject than one who both had been an old man so long, and in old age had still maintained his preeminence In.

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Many of the earliest books, particularly /5. Marcus Tullius Cicero (). “Cicero's Three books of Offices: or, Moral duties. Also his Cato Major, an essay on old age; Laelius, an essay on friendship; Paradoxes; Scipio's dream; and Letter to Quintus on the duties of a magistrate”, p If.

Cicero's Cato Major, or, his Discourse of Old-Age. Translated by James Logan. Philadelphia: Printed and Sold by B. Franklin, Rare Book & Special Collections Division, Library of Congress (44).

Cicero De senectute (Cato major) = Cicero Read. Cato major, or, The book of old age Cicero Read. Read. Publishing History This is a chart to show the publishing history of editions of works about this subject.

Along the X axis is time, and on the y axis is the count of editions published. Cato Maior de Senectute (Cato the Elder on Old Age) is an essay written by Cicero in 44 BC on the subject of aging and Latin title of the piece is Cato Maior de lend his reflections greater import, Cicero wrote his essay such that the esteemed Cato the Elder was lecturing to Scipio Africanus and Gaius Laelius Sapiens.

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Internet Archive BookReader Cicero's three books Of offices; or, Moral duties; also his Cato Major, an essay on old age; Laelius, an essay on friendshisp; Paradoxes; Scipio's dream: and Letter to Quintus on the duties of a magistrate.

Literally translated, with notes, designed to exhibit a comparative view of the opinions of Cicero, and those of modern moralists and ethical .Further Reading on Marcus Porcius Cato the Elder. The major ancient sources for the life of Cato the Elder are Livy's Books"Cato Major" in Plutarch's Lives, "Cato" in The Lives of Cornelius Nepos, and Cicero's "On Old Age." The definitive modern biography is in German, D.

Kienast, Cato der Zensor ().Full text of "Cicero's Three books of offices, or moral duties: also his Cato Major, an essay on old age; Lælius, an essay on friendship; Paradoxes; Scipio's dream; and Letter to Quintus on the duties of a magistrate" See other formats.