Quantum potero voce contendam. La pro Ligario di Cicerone nel giudizio di Quintiliano

Alfredo Casamento, Alfredo Casamento

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The paper analyses one of the last voices of the Ciceronian oratory, the Pro Ligario. After a reconstruction of the context in which the oration was produced, the attention is focused on the reception of the text by Quintilian, who on several occasions in the Institutio oratoria shows particular interest for the multiple problems connected to it, identifying the peculiar characteristics.
Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)289-307
Number of pages19
JournalCiceroniana On Line
Publication statusPublished - 2019

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Classics
  • Philosophy
  • Visual Arts and Performing Arts
  • Language and Linguistics
  • Literature and Literary Theory
  • History

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