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M. Fabi Quintiliani institutionis oratoriae liber decimus

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Published: 1891
Language: Latin
Wordcount: 186,462 / 651 pg
LoC Category: PN
Downloads: 2,030
Added to site: 2007.06.15
mnybks.net#: 17332
Genre: Essays

A REVISED TEXTWITH INTRODUCTORY ESSAYSCRITICAL AND EXPLANATORY NOTESAND A FACSIMILE OF THE HARLEIAN MS. by W. Peterson

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gis concitata et plena spiritus capit; sunt etiam lenis et nitidi et compositi generis non pauci amatores. De qua differentia disseram diligentius, cum de genere dicendi quaerendum erit: interim summatim, quid et a qua lectione petere possint qui confirmare facultatem dicendi volent, attingam: paucos enim, qui sunt eminentissimi, excerpere in animo est. |45| Facile est autem studiosis, qui sint his simillimi, iudicare, ne quisquam queratur omissos forte aliquos quos ipse valde probet; fateor enim plures legendos esse quam qui a me nominabuntur. Sed nunc genera ipsa lectionum, quae praecipue convenire intendentibus ut oratores fiant existimem, persequar.

|46| Igitur, ut Aratus ab Iove incipiendum putat, ita nos rite coepturi ab HOMERO videmur. Hic enim, quem ad modum ex Oceano dicit ipse omnium {fluminum} fontiumque cursus initium capere, omnibus eloquentiae partibus exemplum et ortum dedit. Hunc nemo in magnis rebus sublimitate, in parvis proprietate superaverit. Idem laetus ac pressus, iucundus et gra

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