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The orations of Demosthenes pronounced to excite the Athenians against Philip, King of Macedon by Demosthenes

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Published by Printed for Vernor and Hood [etc.] in London .
Written in English


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Statementtr. by Thomas Leland, D.D.
ContributionsLeland, Thomas, 1722-1785.
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
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Open LibraryOL16801024M

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Demosthenes ( BCE), orator at Athens, was a pleader in law courts who also became a champion of Athenian greatness and Greek resistance to Philip of Macedon. His steadfastness, pungent argument, and control of language gained him early reputation as the best of Greek orators, and his works provide vivid pictures of contemporary life. Orations of Demosthenes on the Crown, and on the Embassy by Demosthenes and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Demosthenes gives us vivid pictures of public and private life of his time. The Loeb Classical Library edition of Demosthenes is in seven first of the seven volumes of the Demosthenes edition contains nine famous speeches in which he attempted to rouse athenian alarm about Macedonian ambitions: the three Olynthiacs, the four 5/5(5). Demosthenes: Orations of Demosthenes pronounced to excite the Athenians against Philip, King of Macedon; and on occasions of public deliberation: (New York: P.F. Collier & son, [c]), also by Thomas Leland (page images at HathiTrust).

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