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children"s Plutarch

Frederick James Gould

children"s Plutarch

tales of the Greeks

by Frederick James Gould

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Published by Harper & Brothers in New York and London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Classical biography,
  • Biography -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesPlutarch"s tales : Greeks
    Statementby F.J. Gould; with an introduction by W.D. Howells ; illustrated by Walter Crane
    ContributionsHowells, William Dean, 1837-1920, Crane, Walter, 1845-1915, Plutarch.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 166 p., [3] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages166
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14469234M

    The Children's Plutarch | Collection of stories of ancient Romans skillfully adapted from Plutarch's Lives, with emphasis placed on the characters of the individuals portrayed. Excellent as an introduction to the biographies of Plutarch. May 12,  · 2. Although Plutarch's Lives are, without a doubt, one of the greatest historical works of antiquity, Plutarch has often been criticized as an inaccurate historian, for including apocryphal anecdotes, citing facts from questionable sources, and especially for ignoring historical events that would contradict his depiction of the figure/5.

    Jan 01,  · Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Children's Plutarch Originally published in , this collection of classic Greek and Roman tales has been adapted for younger readers from the biographies of Plutarch. Each book has twenty-one stories, plus an introduction, preface, and brief biography of Plutarch.

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The Children's Plutarch: Tales of the Romans (Yesterday's Classics) Only 6 left in stock (more on the way). Usually ships within 1 to 3 months. The Children's Plutarch: Tales Of The Greeks. Twenty-one stories of the ancient Greeks adapted for the younger reader from the admirable biographies of Plutarch.

Ideal introduction to the characters that figured prominently in the history of ancient Greece. Includes /5(2). Oct 01,  · Adapted from Plutarch's Lives and geared towards very young children, this childrens Plutarch book a collection of traditional stories about famous people and events from Ancient Rome that emphasize the character of the people portrayed.

flag Like · see review Apr 19, Gary rated it 4/5. Collection of stories of ancient Romans skillfully adapted from Plutarch's Lives, with emphasis placed on the characters of the individuals childrens Plutarch book.

Excellent as an introduction to the biographies of Plutarch. Includes three black and white illustrations by Walter Crane. Suitable for children ages 9 and travel-australia-planning-guide.com: Yesterday's Classics. Apr 27,  · The book is also a good introduction to Plutarch's Lives for readers of all ages because it is the most condensed version of Plutarch that is available in English.

The text includes pronunciations. The Children's Plutarch provides a brief biography of most of the Greeks who appeared in Plutarch's Lives, like Solon, Lycurgus, Aristides, Lysander 5/5(1).

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Life of Pyrrhus. Plutarch's Life of Pyrrhus is a key text because it is the main historical account on Roman history for the period from to BC, for which neither Dionysius nor Livy have surviving travel-australia-planning-guide.com: c. AD 46, Chaeronea, Boeotia.

Plutarch has books on Goodreads with ratings. Plutarch’s most popular book is Plutarch's Lives: Volume I. Category Description for Children's Plutarch: Originally published inthis collection of classic Greek and Roman tales has been adapted for younger readers from the biographies of Plutarch.

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Study Guides are by Anne White and most include Thomas North's text. If you are just beginning Plutarch, you may prefer to begin with Publicola. The Children's Plutarch: Tales of the Romans (Yesterday's Classics) eBook: F.

Gould: Tales of the Romans (Yesterday's Classics) Walter Crane () was one of the most popular English illustrators of children's books in the late nineteenth century. He was one of the first book artists to experiment with color in picture books/5(6).

This wonderful book contains a translation of Plutarch's 'Lives' told in simple language with a special topic index. Plutarch's seminal work upon which this text is based, provided an illustration of Greece and Rome that has been immortalised in the works of Shakespeare and of Goldsmith; a picture of Greece and Rome which no research or criticism has ever quite been able to dissipate.

The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Plutarch. An online book about this author is available, as is a Wikipedia article. Plutarch: The Boys' and Girls' Plutarch, Being Parts of The "Lives" of Plutarch Edited for Boys and Girls, ed. by John S. White (Gutenberg text) Plutarch: The Children's Plutarch: Tales of the Greeks, also by Frederick James Gould, illust.

by Walter Crane (illustrated. How We Study Plutarch. Although my older children are mostly self learners, we reserve Fridays for group studies. Charlotte Mason recommended reading Plutarch's Lives aloud as a study in citizenship and character around 9 or 10 years of age.

At first glance, the language of Plutarch is intimidating. Plutarch: Lives of the noble Grecians and Romans Plutarch downloads; Plutarch's Lives, Volume 1 (of 4) Plutarch downloads Plutarch's Morals Plutarch downloads; Plutarch's Lives, Volume 3 (of 4) Plutarch downloads Plutarch's Lives, Volume 2 (of 4) Plutarch downloads Plutarch's Lives, Volume 4 (of 4) Plutarch downloads Between Heathenism and Christianity Plutarch, Died:.

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