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Schrevel, Cornelis 1608-1664

Overview
Works: 514 works in 1,508 publications in 7 languages and 6,193 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Poetry  History  Biography  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Concordances  Commentaries  Romances  Sources 
Roles: Author, Editor, Adapter, Other, Commentator, Arranger, Contributor, Recipient, Translator
Classifications: PA6446, 878.8
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Most widely held works by Cornelis Schrevel
Lexicon manuale Græco-Latinum & Latino-Græcum by Cornelis Schrevel( Book )
34 editions published between 1663 and 1980 in 4 languages and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Quintus Curtius: History of Alexander by Quintus Curtius Rufus( Book )
36 editions published between 1658 and 1674 in Latin and English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Quintus Curtius was apparently a rhetorician who lived in the first century of the Roman empire and, early in the reign of Claudius (AD 41-54), wrote a history of Alexander the Great in 10 books in clear and picturesque style for Latin readers. The first two books have not survived - our narrative begins with events in 333 BC - and there is material missing from books V, VI, and X. One of his main sources is Cleitarchus who, about 300 BC, had made Alexander's career a matter of marvellous adventure. Curtius is not a critical historian; and in his desire to entertain and to stress the personality of Alexander, he elaborates effective scenes, omits much that is important for history, and does not worry about chronology. But he does not invent things, except speeches and letters inserted into the narrative by traditional habit. 'I copy more than I believe', he says. Three features of his story are narrative of exciting experiences, development of a hero's character, and a disposition to moralize. His history is one of the five extant works on which we rely for the career of Alexander the Great. -- jacket
Des. Erasmi Roterodami Colloquia : cum notis selectis variorum, addito indice novo by Desiderius Erasmus( Book )
21 editions published between 1664 and 1754 in Latin and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
D. Iunii Iuvenalis Saturae sedecim by Juvenal( Book )
33 editions published between 1648 and 1684 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Susan Morton Braund here situates Juvenal within the genre of satire and illuminates his appropriation of the 'grand style' of declamatory rhetoric and epic poetry for his indignant persona in Satires 1-5
Q. Horatius Flaccus by Horace( Book )
19 editions published between 1653 and 1670 in Latin and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Epigrams of Martial by Martial( Book )
24 editions published between 1656 and 1670 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Martial, the father of the epigram, was one of the brilliant provincial poets who made their literary mark on first-century Rome. His Epigrams can be affectionate or cruel, elegiac or playful; they target every element of Roman society, from slaves to schoolmasters to, above all, the aristocratic elite
D. Junii Juvenalis & Auli Persii Flacci Satyræ : cum veteris scholiastæ & variorum commentariis by Juvenal( Book )
4 editions published in 1684 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Justinus : cum notis selectissimis variorum Berneggeri, Bongarsy, Vossy, Thysy, &c by Marcus Junianus Justinus( Book )
20 editions published between 1659 and 1669 in Latin and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L.A. Florus : cum notis integris Cl. Salmasii et selectissimis variorum, accurante S.M.D.C. : additus etiam L. Ampelius ex bibliothecae Cl. Salmassii by Lucius Annaeus Florus( Book )
11 editions published between 1660 and 1674 in Latin and English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
C. S 1608-1664
C.S ca. 1605-1664
C., S. D. 1608-1664
C., S. M. 1608-1664
C. S. M. D 1608-1664
C.S.M.D ca. 1605-1664
S., C. 1608-1664
S., C., ca. 1605-1664
S. D. M. C.
S. D. M. C 1608-1664
S.D.M.C ca. 1605-1664
S. M. D. C 1608-1664
S.M.D.C ca. 1605-1664
Schreuelius, Cornelius 1608-1664
Schrevel, Corneille 1608-1664
Schrevel, Cornelis.
Schrevel, Cornelis 1608-1664
Schrevel, Cornelis ca. 1605-1664
Schrevel, Cornelius.
Schrevel, Cornelius 1608-1664
Schrevel, Kornelis.
Schrevel, Kornelis 1608-1664
Schreveli, Cornelius
Schrevelio, Cornelius
Schrevelius, C. 1608-1664
Schrevelius, C. (Cornelius), 1608-1664
Schrevelius, Corn 1608-1664
Schrevelius, Corn ca. 1605-1664
Schrevelius, Cornelis 1608-1664
Schrevelius, Cornelius.
Schrevelius, Cornelius 1608-1664
Schrevelius, Cornelius ca. 1615-1668
Screvel, Cornelis 1608-1664
Screvel, Cornelius.
Screvel, Cornelius 1608-1664
Screvel, Kornelis.
Screvel, Kornelis 1608-1664
Screvelius, Cornelius.
Screvelius, Cornelius 1608-1664
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