J. N. Adams's An Anthology of Informal Latin, 200 BC–AD 900: Fifty Texts PDF

By J. N. Adams

ISBN-10: 1107039770

ISBN-13: 9781107039773

This e-book comprises over fifty passages of Latin from two hundred BC to advert 900, each one with translation and linguistic remark. it isn't meant as an straight forward reader (though appropriate for college courses), yet as an illustrative heritage of Latin protecting greater than a millennium, with virtually each century represented. traditional histories cite structures out of context, while this paintings supplies a feeling of the interval, style, stylistic goals and idiosyncrasies of particular passages. 'Informal' texts, really in the event that they painting speak, mirror linguistic kind and alter greater than texts adhering to classicising norms. many of the texts are contemporary discoveries or little recognized. Writing pills are good represented, as are literary and technical texts right down to the early medieval interval, whilst outstanding adjustments seem. The commentaries establish ideas, discontinuities and phenomena of lengthy period. Readers will study a lot concerning the variety and improvement of Latin.

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