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Commentary on the Dream of Scipio

Ambrosius Aurelius Theodosius Macrobius

Commentary on the Dream of Scipio

by Ambrosius Aurelius Theodosius Macrobius

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Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rome
    • Subjects:
    • Cicero, Marcus Tullius.,
    • Scipio Aemilianus, P. Cornelius Africanus minor, 185 or 184-129 B.C. -- In literature.,
    • Scipio, Africanus, ca. 236-183 B.C. -- In literature.,
    • Neoplatonism -- Early works to 1800.,
    • Rome -- In literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliographical footnotes. Bibliography: p. [255]-262.

      Statementtranslated with an introd. and notes, by William Harris Stahl.
      GenreEarly works to 1800.
      SeriesRecords of civilization: sources and studies,, no. 48
      ContributionsCicero, Marcus Tullius., Stahl, William Harris, ed. and tr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPA6498.E6 S8
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 278 p.
      Number of Pages278
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6107188M
      LC Control Number52001644

      Commentary on the Dream of Scipio by Macrobius (Records of Western Civilization Series) by Stahl, William Harris at - ISBN - ISBN - Columbia /5(43). The text of Scipio’s dream in Cicero’s De re publica is extant only in the work of Macrobius, and has been reconstructed from that source. The dreamer is Scipio Africanus Junior (Africanus Minor). He File Size: KB.

      Commentary On the Dream of Scipio. New York: Columbia University Press. Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide) Macrobius, Ambrosius Aurelius Theodosius, Marcus Tullius. Cicero and William Harris. Stahl, Commentary On the Dream of Scipio. Of Macrobius’ two known treatises, one is Saturnalia (Saturnaliorum libri VII), a conversation named for the Roman December festival, while the other is his allegorical commentary onThe Dream of Scipio Author: Igor Škamperle.

      The Dream of Scipio of Cicero (–43 BCE) is a well‐known text that has had an important influence from antiquity, especially Late Antiquity, until the Renaissance and the Enlightenment (see Cicero, Author: Jean‐Louis Labarrière. CICERO’S DREAM OF SCIPIO Scipio's Dream + Macrobius' Comment v. , , 3 January Page 2 of 10 About Scipio’s Dream 1 The Dream of Scipio is a dream-vision written by the Roman philosopher Marcus Tullius Cicero in which Publius Cornelius Scipio File Size: 1MB.


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Ostensibly, the book is a fifth century commentary on part of Cicero's De re publica. In reality, Macrobius uses the passage from Cicero (a charming dream sequence starring Scipio /5. This edition of Macrobius's Commentary on the Dream of Scipio offeres a lengthy, informative, and articulate introduction, which continues numerous references to other secondary sources.

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Commentary on the dream of Scipio by Ambrosius Aurelius Theodosius Macrobius. 8 Want to read; Published by Columbia University Press in New York. Written in EnglishCited by:   He is primarily known for his writings, which include the widely copied and read Commentarii in Somnium Scipionis “Commentary on the Dream of Scipio”which was one of the most important sources for Platonism in the Latin West during the Middle Ages, the Saturnaliaa compendium of ancient Roman religious and antiquarian lore, and De differentiis et societatibus graeci latinique verbi.

The Dream of Scipio (Somnium Scipionis) is a famous section, only a few pages long, from Cicero’s massive six-volume On the Republic. It was rightly seen as a condensation of important ideas from ancient philosophy and cosmology by scholars in the middle ages; an extensive commentary was written about it by Macrobius.

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Macrobius' Commentary upon Scipio's Dream was known to the sixth-century philosopher Boethius, and was later valued throughout the Middle Ages as a primer of cosmology. The work assumed the.

Macrobius’s most influential book—and one of the most widely cited books of the Middle Ages—was a commentary in two books on the Dream of Scipio narrated by Cicero at the end of his Republic. Linke and Georg Wissowa Text, Translation, and Commentary.

Commentary on the "Dream of Scipio" Macrobius's most influential book and one of the most widely cited books of the Middle Ages was a commentary on the book Dream of Scipio narrated by. He is primarily known for his writings, which include the widely copied and read Commentarii in Somnium Scipionis ("Commentary on the Dream of Scipio"), which was one of the most important sources for 4/5.

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"Macrobius Ambrosius Theodosius ( AD) is the author of a commentary on the Dream of Scipio narrated by Cicero at the end of his Republic. The nature of the dream, in which the elder Scipio. Ambrosius Theodosius Macrobius’s only complete work to survive, Comentarii in Somnium Scipionis (n.d.; Commentary on the Dream of Scipio, ), is a commentary on Cicero’s Somnium Scipionis.

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