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Pausanias

Description of Greece, V, Maps, Plans, Ilustrations and General Index. (Loeb Classical Library No. 298)

by Pausanias

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Published by Loeb Classical Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Other prose: classical, early & medieval,
  • Ancient - Greece,
  • Essays & Travelogues,
  • Travel - General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsR. E. Wycherley (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7694094M
    ISBN 100674993292
    ISBN 109780674993297

      Pausanias (c. - c. BCE) was a Spartan regent and general who won glory by leading a combined Greek force to victory over the Persians at the Battle of Plataea in BCE. Famously immodest regarding his own talent, he was beset by accusations of colluding with the Persians throughout his career and, despite success in Cyprus and Byzantium, he would meet a particularly .   Pausanias was a Greek geographer and native of Lydia who explored Greece, Macedonia, Asia and Africa, before settling in Rome. Pausanias is believed to have lived in the second half of the second century A.D. and is thought by some historians to /5().

    Enjoy millions of the latest Android apps, games, music, movies, TV, books, magazines & more. Anytime, anywhere, across your devices. Pausanias of Orestis (Ancient Greek: Παυσανίας ἐκ τῆς Ὀρεστίδος) was a member of Philip II of Macedon's personal bodyguard (somatophylakes).He assassinated Philip in BC, possibly at the instigation of Philip's wife Olympias, or even his son Alexander the ias was killed while fleeing the assassination.

    Pausanias' Description of Greece is in ten books, each dedicated to some portion of Greece. He begins his tour in Attica, where the city of Athens and its demes dominate the discussion. Subsequent books describe Corinth (2nd book), Laconia (3rd), Messenia (4th), Elis (5th and 6th), Achaia (7th), Arcadia (8th), Boetia (9th), Phocis and Ozolian. Continua l'itinerario di Pausania attraverso le regioni del Peloponneso. In questo settimo libro, dedicato all'Acaia, la descrizione dei luoghi si apre ad abbracciare un panorama storico e geografico molto vasto: di lì infatti mossero i coloni che popolarono quella parte dell'Asia Minore denominata Ionia, le cui vestigia sono tuttora visibili al visitatore appassionato di archeologia.


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Pausanias’ ‘Description of Greece’ serves as a topographical guidebook, providing a tour of Attica, the Peloponnese and central Greece, spiced with historical accounts and digressions on the lost wonders of the ancient world/5(3).

Pausanias, born probably in Lydia in Asia Minor, was a Greek of the 2nd century CE, aboutwho travelled widely not only in Asia Minor, Palestine, Egypt and North Africa, but also in Greece and in Italy, including Rome.

He left a description of Greece in ten books, which is like a topographical guidebook or tour of Attica, the 4/4(1). Pausanias has books on Goodreads with ratings. Pausanias’s most popular book Pausanias book Guide to Greece: Central Greece (Guide to Greece, 1 of 2) (book.

DESCRIPTION OF GREECE 4. 1 Pausanias book 19, TRANSLATED BY W. JONES MESSENIA (MYTHICAL HISTORY) [] I. The frontier between Messenia and that part of it which was incorporated by the emperor in Laconia towards Gerenia is formed in our time by the valley Pausanias book Choerius.

Pausanias was a 2nd century AD Roman traveler who wrote a comprehensive guide about Ancient Greece, describing its culture, buildings, and myths in a work that reads much like a travel guide and was intended for foreign audiences.

Read more Read less click to open popover/5(3). The first volume of the time-honored travel book about Greece, written 2, years ago Written in the second century AD by a Greek traveller for a predominantly Roman audience, Pausanias' Guide to Greece is an extraordinarily literate and well-informed guidebook.

A study of buildings, traditions and myth, it describes with precision and eloquence the glory of classical Greece shortly before its ultimate Cited by: Classical Texts Library >> Pausanias, Description of Greece >> Book PAUSANIAS 1 - PAUSANIAS CONTENTS. BOOK 1. 1 - Attica. BOOK 1. 17 - Attica.

BOOK 1. 30 - Attica. BOOK 2. 1 - Argolis. BOOK 2. 15 - Argolis. BOOK 2. 29 - Pausanias seems to refer to a battle in B.C., but the date of the artist. DESCRIPTION OF GREECE 5. 1 - 15, TRANSLATED BY W. JONES ELIS (MYTHICAL HISTORY) [] I.

The Greeks who say that the Peloponnesus has five, and only five, divisions must agree that Arcadia contains both Arcadians and Eleans, that the second division belongs to the Achaeans, and the remaining three to the Dorians.

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Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Pausanias, the Greek historian and traveler, lived and wrote around the second c /5(3). Pausanias (Greek: Παυσανίας; died c. BC) was a Spartan regent, general, and war leader for the Greeks who was suspected of conspiring with the Persian king, Xerxes I, during the Greco-Persian is known of his life is largely according to Thucydides' History of the Peloponnesian War, together with a handful of other classical sources.

This is a digital copy of a book that was preserved for generations on library shelves before it was carefully scanned by Google as part of a project to make the world’s books discoverable online. Pausanias Description of Greece Author: Pausânias.

Pausanias, born probably in Lydia in Asia Minor, was a Greek of the second century CE, about –, who traveled widely not only in Asia Minor, Palestine, Egypt, and North Africa, but also in Greece and in Italy, including Rome.

He left a description of Greece in ten books, which is like a topographical guidebook or tour of Attica, the. Pausanias, (flourished ad –, b. Lydia [now in Turkey]), Greek traveler and geographer whose Periegesis Hellados (Description of Greece) is an invaluable guide to ancient ruins.

Pausanias (/pɔːˈseɪniəs/; Greek: Παυσανίας Pausanías; c. AD c. ) was a Greek traveler and geographer of the 2nd century AD, who lived in the times of /5. Pausanias was a Greek traveler during height of Roman rule.

His most important work is the Description of Greece [Periegesis Hellados], a sort of tourist guidebook, which remains an invaluable text on ancient ruins. The book seems to have been composed sometime between and AD. Pausanias was a Greek geographer and native of Lydia who explored Greece, Macedonia, Asia and Africa, before settling in Rome.

Pausanias is believed to have lived in the second half of the second century A.D. and is thought by some historians to have been a doctor as well as a scholar.

Pausanias introduces the theme of virtue that runs throughout the speeches, particularly becoming important in Socrates’ (or Diotima’s) speech. He also establishes a dichotomy between ‘good’. Pausanias, born probably in Lydia in Asia Minor, was a Greek of the second century CE, about –, who traveled widely not only in Asia Minor, Palestine, Egypt, and North Africa, but also in Greece and in Italy, including Rome.

He left a description of Greece in ten books, which is like a topographical guidebook or tour of Attica, the Peloponnese, and central Greece, filled out with historical accounts.

Pausanias. A traveler and geographer of the 2nd century A.D. Pausanias was most probably born in Lydia (Asia Minor) and wrote a very important work, the Description of is a lengthy and detailed itinerary in ten books, describing the most important sites of the Peloponnese, Attica, Boeotia and ing to the famous classicist James Frazer who wrote on Pausanias, "without him.The Online Books Page.

Online Books by. Pausanias. Books from the extended shelves: Pausanias: Descrizione della Grecia / (Roma: Presso Vincenzo Poggioli, ), also by A. Nibby (page images at HathiTrust) Pausânias: Descrizione della Grecia di Pausania, nuovamente dal testo greco, (Roma, Poggioli, ), also by A.

Nibby (page images at HathiTrust).PAUSANIAS - ( ) Description of Ancient Greece This important work, presented as a cultural, historical, and geographical tour guide was created from personal observation.

It is composed in 10 books, each describing an area as known from Greek History.5/5.