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Rosenbach, Manfred

Overview
Works: 60 works in 279 publications in 5 languages and 1,083 library holdings
Genres: Records and correspondence  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Software  Bibliography  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: BJ214.S4, 188
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Manfred Rosenbach
Philosophische Schriften by Lucius Annaeus Seneca( Book )

24 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophische Schriften : lateinisch und deutsch by Lucius Annaeus Seneca( Book )

21 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophische Schriften : lateinisch und deutsch by Lucius Annaeus Seneca( Book )

21 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophische Schriften : Lateinisch und Deutsch by Lucius Annaeus Seneca( Book )

29 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beiträge zur altitalischen Geistesgeschichte : Festschrift Gerhard Radke zum 18. Februar 1984( Book )

9 editions published in 1986 in 3 languages and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Galliena Augusta; Einzelgötter und Allgott im gallienischen Pantheon by Manfred Rosenbach( Book )

8 editions published in 1958 in German and Undetermined and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophische Schriften : lateinisch und deutsch by Lucius Annaeus Seneca( Book )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophische Schriften : lateinisch und deutsch by Lucius Annaeus Seneca( Book )

8 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in Latin and German and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophische Schriften : lateinisch und deutsch by Lucius Annaeus Seneca( Book )

12 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophische Schriften : lateinisch und deutsch by Lucius Annaeus Seneca( Book )

16 editions published between 1974 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De clementia by Lucius Annaeus Seneca( Book )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in German and Latin and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Soon after Nero's accession in 54 CE, his tutor, the philosopher Seneca (c. 4 BCE-65 CE), addressed to his young pupil an essay called De Clementia in which he offered advice on how to behave in his new role. In it Seneca urges Nero to exercise clementia, that is, to think very hard before using his absolute power to execute any of his opponents or rivals and instead to err on the side of generosity and so to inspire gratitude and affection rather than hatred. In the opening sentence of the work, Seneca cleverly states that he is presenting the treatise to Nero as a 'mirror' (speculum) of himself. In other words, this is the Roman version of the 'Mirror of Princes' familiar to us from later eras." "This is the first full philological edition of the De Clementia in English. It includes the text with apparatus criticus, a new translation, a substantial introduction, and detailed commentary on matters of textual criticism, literary criticism and issues of socio-political, historical, cultural, and philosophical significance. The notes illuminate Seneca's language and thought through extensive citation of parallel passages from his other writings, from those of other imperial Latin authors, and from other relevant works, including kingship treatises and panegyrical texts." "The introduction includes discussion of Seneca's life, relationship with Nero, writings, and philosophy; the date, genre, scope, structure, and argument of De Clementia; the concept of clementia; kingship theory in Greek literature and Republican Rome; Stoic views on kingship and clementia; the relationship between De Clementia and De Ira; kingship in Seneca's tragedies; and the afterlife and influence of De Clementia."--Jacket
Letters from a Stoic : Epistulae morales ad Lucilium by Lucius Annaeus Seneca( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in Latin and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The power and wealth which Seneca the Younger (C.4 B.C.- A.D. 65) acquired as Nero's minister were in conflict with his Stoic beliefs. Nevertheless he was the outstanding figure of his age. The Stoic philosophy which Seneca professed in his writings, later supported by Marcus Aurelius, provided Rome with a passable bridge to Christianity. Seneca's major contribution to Stoicism was to spiritualize and humanize a system which could appear cold and unrealistic
Ad Lucilium epistulae morales I - LXIX = An Lucilius, Briefe über Ethik 1-69 by Lucius Annaeus Seneca( Book )

12 editions published between 1974 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Band 3 (an Lucilius : Briefe 1-69)
Dialoge I - VI : De providentia. De constantia sapientis. De ira. Ad Marciam de consolatione by Lucius Annaeus Seneca( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in Latin and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L. Annaei Senecae De vita beata. Sénèque: Sur le bonheur by Lucius Annaeus Seneca( Book )

7 editions published between 1971 and 1999 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Römer entwickelten nicht nur eine besonders knappe und prägnante Sprache, sie kamen in ihrer Schrift nicht nur mit einem Minimum an Buchstaben aus, sondern interessierten sich auch für Naturwissenschaft und Philosophie, die sie von den Griechen gelernt hatten. Am wichtigsten war für die römischen Philosophen nicht die Frage nach der Entstehung der Welt oder der Beweis mathematischer Regeln, sondern die Bestimmung der richtigen Lebensweise in der Gemeinschaft und für den einzelnen. Wegen dieses vorrangigen Interesses und aufgrund vieler Gemeinsamkeiten in der gesellschaftlichen Realität zwischen dem 1. Jh. n. Chr. und unserer Gegenwart, sprechen uns die Gedanken des stoischen Philosophen Lucius Annaeus Seneca aus Corduba so unmittelbar an. Im vorliegenden Buch sind aus seinem Werk drei Texte versammelt, die an Aktualität nichts zu wünschen übrig lassen: Vom glückseligen Leben, Von der Kürze des Lebens sowie die Trostschrift aus dem Exil an seine Mutter Helvia. Herausgegeben und übersetzt von Lenelotte Möller. Lucius Annaeus Seneca (um 4 v. Chr. - um 65 n. Chr.) gehörte zu den herausragenden Geistesgrößen des 1. Jahrhundert n. Chr. Unter ihm verlagert die stoische Philosophie ihren Schwerpunkt zur Ethik hin. Das Interesse an Kosmos und der Natur verringert sich zugunsten der existentiellen Befindlichkeit des Individuums
Dialoge VII - XII : De vita beata. De otio. De tranquillitate animi. De brevitate vitae. Ad Polybium de consolatione. Ad Helviam matrem de consolatione by Lucius Annaeus Seneca( Book )

8 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La provvidenza by Lucius Annaeus Seneca( Book )

6 editions published between 1980 and 1999 in German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophische Schriften by Lucius Annaeus Seneca( Book )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in Latin and German and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dialoge I - VI by Lucius Annaeus Seneca( Book )

7 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ad Lucilium : epistulae morales, 70-124, [125] = An Lucilius : Briefe über Ethik, 70-124, [125] by Lucius Annaeus Seneca( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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