Familiares sentence example
- During this period he carried on a correspondence with Cicero, whose letters to him form the third book of the Epistolae ad Familiares.
- Boccaccio had discovered Martial and Ausonius, and had been the first of the human'sts to be familiar with Varro and Tacitus, while Salutati had recovered Cicero's letters Ad Familiares (1389).
- It is universally agreed that the letters ad Familiares were published by Tiro, whose hand is revealed by the fact that he suppresses all letters written by himself, and modestly puts at the end those written to him.
- The letters ad Familiares were generally quoted in antiquity by books, the title being taken from the first letter, e.g.
- While the letters ad Familiares were circulated at once, those to Atticus appear to have been suppressed for a considerable time.Advertisement
- The letters ad Familiares were discovered towards the close of the 14th century at Vercelli.
- For the letters ad Familiares our chief source of information is Laur.
- Other works of Guevara are the Decada de los Cesares (Valladolid, 1539), or "Lives of the Ten Roman Emperors," in imitation of the manner of Plutarch and Suetonius; and the Epistolas familiares (Valladolid, 1 5391 545), sometimes called "The Golden Letters," often printed in Spain, and translated into all the principal languages of Europe.
- That the passion which she inspired in him was tender, pure and fitted to raise to a higher level a nature which in some 1 The Journal for 1755 records that during that year, besides writing and translating a great deal in Latin and French, he had read, amongst other works, Cicero's Epistolae ad familiares, his Brutus, all his Orations, his dialogues De amicitia and De senectute, Terence (twice), and Pliny's Epistles.