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Suetonius approximately 69-approximately 122

Works: 3,247 works in 8,447 publications in 17 languages and 50,428 library holdings
Genres: History  Biographies  Drama  Historical films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Epic films  War films  Conference papers and proceedings  Manuscripts 
Subject Headings: Emperors 
Roles: Author, Other, Creator, Editor, Author in quotations or text abstracts, Composer, Dedicatee, Bibliographic antecedent, Printer, Author of introduction, Dubious author
Classifications: DG277.S7, 937.070922
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The twelve Caesars by Suetonius( Book )

663 editions published between 1425 and 2020 in 15 languages and held by 10,966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Gaius Suetonius Tranquillus, commonly known as Suetonius (c. 69 after 122), was a Roman historian belonging to the equestrian order who wrote during the early Imperial era of the Roman Empire. His most important surviving work is a set of biographies of twelve successive Roman rulers, from Julius Caesar to Domitian, entitled De Vita Caesarum. He recorded the earliest accounts of Julius Caesar's epileptic seizures. Other works by Suetonius concern the daily life of Rome, politics, oratory, and the lives of famous writers, including poets, historians, and grammarians. A few of these books have partially survived, but many have been lost."--Wikipedia
The lives of the twelve Cæsars : the first Emperors of Rome by Suetonius( )

40 editions published between 1686 and 1993 in English and held by 968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suetonius by Cayo Suetonio Tranquilo( Book )

76 editions published between 1913 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De grammaticis et rhetoribus by Gaius Suetonius Tranquillus( Book )

60 editions published between 1473 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suetonius' biographical sketches of the teachers of 'grammar' and rhetoric survive only in part and are fairly brief; yet it would be difficult to name another text of similar scope that is a more productive resource for the study of Roman cultural history in the classical period. For the early history of Roman education it is literally indispensable, and it is a precious repository as well for the history of Roman literary life more generally, for our understanding of Roman social and cultural relations, and even for the social history of freedmen and slaves. This new critical edition of Suetonius' rich and often curious text is accompanied by the first English translation to appear in eighty years. The commentary, the most thorough and detailed so far available, elucidates Suetonius' method of compilation and places the stories he tells in their social and historical context
Divus Augustus by Suetonius( Book )

60 editions published between 1889 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suetonius by Gaius Suetonius Tranquillus( Book )

34 editions published between 1914 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enriched by anecdotes, gossip, and details of character and personal appearance, Lives of the Caesars by Suetonius (born c. 70 CE) is a valuable and colorful source of information about the first twelve Roman emperors, Roman imperial politics, and Roman imperial society. Part of Suetonius' Lives of Illustrious Men (of letters) also survives
C. Suetoni Tranquilli quae supersunt omnia by Gaio Svetonio Tranquillo( Book )

63 editions published between 1843 and 1924 in 5 languages and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

C. Suetonii Tranquilli Opera omnia notis illustrata by Suetonius( )

26 editions published between 1676 and 1978 in 4 languages and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suetonius : with an English translation by Caius Suetonius Tranquillus( Book )

13 editions published between 1951 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to be a bad emperor : an ancient guide to truly terrible leaders by Suetonius( )

2 editions published in 2020 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Gaius Suetonius Tranquillus was secretary of correspondence for the emperor Hadrian and author of the multi-part biography, Lives of the Caesars. A landmark in the development of realistic biography-writing, this work gives an account of twelve emperors, beginning with Julius Caesar. In each biography, Suetonius moves beyond the great events of Roman history and sets out to reveal the small and telling details of his subjects' lives. Suetonius' zeal in accumulating and relating what may appear to be trivial has sometimes led to the charge that he was little better than a gossip. Yet he was interested in deeper questions that fascinate political observers today. It is Suetonius' view that emperors ultimately had the power to achieve much both for good and for ill. Augustus beautified Rome, improved its infrastructure, restored its religion, and promoted discipline in the army. But other emperors, such as Tiberius, Caligula, and Nero, infamously used their power to indulge vice and harm others. Ever since their publication, Suetonius' imperial biographies have appealed to readers, both because of their sensational stories and the larger questions of power they raise. They spawned many sequels in antiquity (as well as more recent works like Robert Graves's famed, I, Claudius). While a number of good English translations are in print, reading Lives of the Caesar from cover to cover can be daunting, so many details are included. Also general readers, including students, are really interested in the stories of the bad emperors. This book, then, in a reversal of the usual self-help formula that Suetonius would appreciate, offers selections from the lives of four bad emperors (Julius Caesar, Tiberius, Caligula, and Nero) to create a guide on how to be a bad leader. own worst qualities and become more dangerous to us than any enemy. Osgood will start the volume with an introduction to Suetonius and his biographies, and also include introductions and (as appropriate, epilogues) to the individual selections. These will offer a reader already acquainted with Suetonius a better sense of the biographer's achievement and value as well as some ideas on why autocrats, or would-be autocrats, have always proven a rich subject for biographers"--
Caius Suetonius Tranquillus : cum annotationibus diversorum by Suetonius( )

36 editions published between 1630 and 1700 in 3 languages and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Horace : with Dr. Bentley's preface, Latin and English by Suetonius( )

20 editions published between 1712 and 1716 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of the twelve Cæsars, emperors of Rome by Suetonius( )

13 editions published between 1672 and 1983 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nero by Suetonius( Book )

27 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lives of the illustrious Romans by Sextus Aurelius Victor( )

11 editions published between 1693 and 1972 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Divus Julius by C Suetonius Tranquillus( Book )

39 editions published between 1927 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The historie of tvvelve Caesars, emperours of Rome by Suetonius( )

26 editions published in 1606 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The twelve Caesars
SuetoniusDe grammaticis et rhetoribusDivus AugustusSuetoniusHow to be a bad emperor : an ancient guide to truly terrible leadersNeroDivus Julius
Alternative Names
C. Suetonius Tranquillus

Caiu Svitoniu Tranquillu

Caius Suetonius Tranquilius

Caius Suetonius Tranquillus

Caius Suetonius Tranquilus

Cajus Suetonius Tranquillus ca 69-ca 122

Gai Sueston Trankuili

Gai Suetoni Tranquil

Gaio Svetonio Tranquillo scrittore romano d'età imperiale

Gaius Suetonius Tranquillus

Gaius Suetonius Tranquillus ca. 69-ca. 122

Gaius Suetonius Tranquillus schrijver uit Oude Rome (70-?)

Gaj Trankvil Svetonij

Gajus Suetonius Tranquillus ca 69-ca 122

Gajus Svetonijus Trankvilas

Gajusz Swetoniusz Trankwillus

K. Svetoniĭ Trankvill approximately 69-approximately 122

K. Svetoniĭ Trankvill, ca. 69-ca. 122

K. Svetoniĭ Trankvill; Trankvill ca. 69-ca. 122

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Suetonius, ca. 69-approximately 122

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Suetonius Tranquillus, Caius ca 69-ca 122

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Suetonius Tranquillus, Gaius approximately 69-approximately 122

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Σουητώνιος (π.69-π.122)

Гай Светоний Транквилл

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