The Letters of Pliny: A Historical and Social Commentary

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THE LETTERS OF PLINY

A HISTORICAL AND
SOCIAL COMMENTARY
BY
A. N. SHERWIN-WHITE
Fellow of St. John's College
Oxford

OXFORD AT THE CLARENDON PRESS

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Table of contents

Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Preface v
  • Contents vii
  • Maps ix
  • Abbreviations xi
  • Bibliographical Summaries xv
  • General Introduction to the Private Letters 1
  • Bibliography 23
  • Commentary on Books I-Ix 85
  • Introduction to Book X 525
  • Bibliography 528
  • Commentary on Book X - The Text 556
  • Appendix I - The Personal Inscriptions of Pliny 732
  • Appendix II - The Consular Fasti, 94-117 734
  • Appendix III - General List of Contemporary Persons 738
  • Appendix IV - The Date of Pliny's Praetorship 763
  • Appendix V - The Early Persecutions and Roman Law 772
  • Index 789
  • Index of Disputed Readings in Pliny's Text Discussed in the Commentary 806
  • Index of Greek Terms 807
  • Index of Passages in Other Authors Specially Discussed 808
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