The lesser declamations

The Lesser Declamations perhaps date from the second century CE and are perhaps derived from Quintilian. The collection originally consisted of 388 sample cases for legal training. 145 survive. Comments and suggestions the instructor adds to his model speeches for fictitious court cases offer insigh...

Full description

Saved in:
Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Quintilian (Author)
Other Authors: Shackleton Bailey, D. R. 1917-2005 (Editor, Translator)
Language:English
Latin
Series:Loeb classical library ; 500-501.
Subjects:
Online Access:Link to e-book
Link to e-book
Summary:The Lesser Declamations perhaps date from the second century CE and are perhaps derived from Quintilian. The collection originally consisted of 388 sample cases for legal training. 145 survive. Comments and suggestions the instructor adds to his model speeches for fictitious court cases offer insight into Roman law and education.
Physical Description:1 online resource.
Format:Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Published: Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press, 2014.