The old oligarch

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The Old Oligarch being the Constitution of the Athenians by James A. Petch and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Authorship. Though the treatise was once attributed to Xenophon, amongst whose works it was preserved, it is now taken not to have been his work.

The author of the work is sometimes referred to as the Old Oligarch – a name first used by Gilbert Murray. Scholars disagree on the author's political views. The 'Old Oligarch': The Constitution of the Athenians Attributed to Xenophon (Aris and Phillips Classical Texts) by J.

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Marr and P. Rhodes | Jul 26, Hardcover. Pseudo-Xenophon (Old Oligarch), Constitution of the Athenians E. Marchant, Ed. ("Agamemnon", "Hom. ", "denarius") All Search Options [view abbreviations] Home Collections/Texts Perseus Catalog Research Grants Open Source About Help.

Hide browse bar Your current position in the text is marked in blue. Click anywhere in the line to jump. 'Old Oligarch' is a label often applied to the unknown author of the Athenian Constitution preserved with the works of Xenophon. Probably The old oligarch book in the mid 's B.C., it is the earliest surviving Athenian prose text, and its author was probably a young pupil of the teachers known as sophists.

Constitution of the Athenians may refer to either of two ancient treatises on the subject of the government of Athens. Constitution of the Athenians (Aristotle), a treatise on the Athenian constitution written by Aristotle or one of his students Constitution of the Athenians (Pseudo-Xenophon), also known as the Old Oligarch, a treatise preserved under the name of Xenophon, though not.

This item: The Old Oligarch 3rd Edition: Pseudo-Xenophon's Constitution of the Athenians (Lactor) by Robin Osborne Paperback $ Only 4 left in stock (more on Price: $5. Old Oligarch. Quick Reference. Is a modern name for a pamphlet about 5th‐cent. bc Athens, preserved among the works of Xenophon, but better referred to as The Constitution of the Athenians. The Old Oligarch (LACTOR) () by Osborne, Robin and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(10). But the Athenian infantry, which has the reputation of being very weak, has been deliberately so constituted: they consider that they are weaker and fewer than their enemies, but they are stronger, even on land than such of their allies as pay the tribute, and they think their infantry sufficient if they are more powerful than their allies Old Oligarch Simon Hornblower Public users are able to search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter without a subscription.

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It argues that O.O. is a fourth-century work about the fifth-century Athenian democracy and empire, which the author pretends are still in existence; that it is in fact a clever ludic work of imaginative fiction which perhaps belongs to the genre of literature.

Old Oligarch, author of a "Constitution of the Athenians" This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the title Oligarch.

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Probably written in the mid s B.C., it is the earliest surviving Athenian prose text, and its author was probably a young pupil of the teachers known as sophists. The Paperback of the The Old Oligarch: Pseudo-Xenophon's Constitution of the Athenians by Robin Osborne at Barnes & Noble.

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Against this fear is our chief safeguard, teaching us to obey the magistrates and the laws, particularly such as regard the protection of the injured, whether they are actually on the statute book, or belong to that code which, although unwritten, yet cannot be broken without acknowledged disgrace.".

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