Hermogenes on issues: strategies of argument in Later Greek rhetoric

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Clarendon Press, 1995 - Biography & Autobiography - 274 pages
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This is the only modern English translation with commentary in print of this important treatise by Hermogenes of Tarsus (AD C.160-225). The book makes sophisticated theories of argument developed by Greek teachers of rhetoric in the second century AD accessible both to specialist and non-specialist readers.

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Translation
28
Commentary
61
Illustrations
156
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About the author (1995)

Malcolm Heath is professor of Greek Language and Literature at the University of Leeds.