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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English


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Statementwith an English translation by Edward Seymour Forster
SeriesThe Loeb classical library. [Greek authors]
ContributionsForster, E. S. 1879-1950
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 486 p.
Number of Pages486
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14619626M

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  The Speeches of Isaeus: With Critical And Explanatory Notes (Cambridge Library Collection - Classics) Paperback – June 6, by. Isaeus (Author) See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New Author: Isaeus. Hermippus' second fact was that Isaeus taught Demosthenes, a tradition that recurs in the pseudo-Plutarchan Lives of the two orators (f, b-c), in the expanded form that Isaeus lived in Demosthenes' house and composed for him the early speeches prosecuting his guardians. It was his teaching of Demosthenes that chiefly won Isaeus fame. Isaeus. himself but by his elder half-brother, the son of Hegesippus by a former marriage, acting as his advocate. As Dionysius explains in his argument, the facts of the case have already been stated and the various relatives have given their evidence; the speaker in the passage before us then proceeds to confirm the evidence by showing that the witnesses had no motive for . Read the full-text online edition of Isaeus (). Home» Browse» Books» Book details, Isaeus. Isaeus. By Isaeus, Edward Seymour Forster. No cover image. Isaeus. By Isaeus, Edward Seymour Forster. Read preview. Isaeus. By Isaeus, Edward Seymour Forster. No cover image. Isaeus.

The orator Isaeus lived during the fourth century BC and was said to be the teacher of Demosthenes, Athens’ most famous orator. Of the fifty or more speeches he is believed to have written, eleven survive in whole, one as a large fragment, and others as smaller fragments. This volume presents all the surviving works of Isaeus.   Isaeus by Michael Edwards, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(6). Isaeus available in Paperback, NOOK Book. Read an excerpt of this book! Add to Wishlist. ISBN X ISBN Pub. Date: 08/01/ Publisher: University of Texas Press. Isaeus. by Michael Edwards | Read Reviews. Paperback View All Available Formats & Editions. Current price is, Original price is $ YouPrice: $ Isaeus (c. BCE) composed speeches for others. He shares with Lysias pure Attic and lucidity of style, but his more aggressive and flexible .