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Demostene, Contro Leptine : Introduzione, Traduzione E Commento Storico (Hardcover) (Mirko Canevaro)

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The book offers an introduction, translation and commentary of the earliest political speech delivered by Demosthenes, the Against Leptines. It studies the speech as a historical document for the reconstruction of Athenian fourth-century politics, law, judicial practices and public economy. It sheds light on the institution of nomothesia, on Athenian euergetism and the economy of honour, and on the workings of and debates on fiscal policy.

Number of Pages: 480.0
Genre: Literary Criticism
Series Title: Texte und Kommentare
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: De Gruyter
Author: Mirko Canevaro
Language: Italian
Street Date: October 24, 2016
TCIN: 51876005
UPC: 9783110488685
Item Number (DPCI): 248-36-2358

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