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August 16, 2021

QUINTILIAN
The Major Declamations, Volumes I–III
Edited by Antonio Stramaglia
Translated by Michael Winterbottom
With Notes by Biagio Santorelli and Michael Winterbottom
The Major Declamations, Volume I The Major Declamations, attributed to Quintilian in antiquity, exemplify the final stage of Greco-Roman rhetorical training, in which students delivered speeches for the prosecution and defense at imaginary trials. A wide variety of fascinating ethical, social, and legal details animates the fictional world conjured up by these oratorical exercises.

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