A Dictionary of Latin Words and Phrases

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ISBN:

9780198601098

Publication date:

22/06/2011

Paperback

240 pages

198.0x129.0mm

Price: 435.00 INR

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ISBN:

9780198601098

Publication date:

22/06/2011

Paperback

240 pages

198.0x129.0mm

First Edition

Edited by James Morwood, Fellow of Wadham College and Grocyn Lecturer for the Literae Humaniores Faculty, University of Oxford

  • The leading guide to all the most interesting Latin words and phrases

Rights:  OUP UK (Indian Territory)

First Edition

Description

A Dictionary of Latin Words and Phrases is a handy reference for all kinds of writing, as well as an absorbing collection of phrases, mottoes, proverbs and sayings. This new dictionary offers a fresh look at a language which has retained its influence and colour.

Thematic index

A comprehensive index will take you to all the words and phrases relating to a particular subject, covering everything from ambition, beauty, and courage to war and wisdom.

More than just words and phrases

Along with clear translations and pronunciation guidance, sources from literature and history are annotated with fascinating descriptions and explanations that place the phrases in context.

Mottoes of countries and famous people and institutions

The American dollar, Henry VIII, Oxford University and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer are just a few of the inspiring and sometimes ironic mottoes.

Proverbs

Familiar and amusing proverbs are included and easily found in a separate index.

Includes literary examples

An A-Z listing of all Latin authors cited includes outlines of their lives and works.

First Edition

First Edition

First Edition

First Edition

Description

A Dictionary of Latin Words and Phrases is a handy reference for all kinds of writing, as well as an absorbing collection of phrases, mottoes, proverbs and sayings. This new dictionary offers a fresh look at a language which has retained its influence and colour.

Thematic index

A comprehensive index will take you to all the words and phrases relating to a particular subject, covering everything from ambition, beauty, and courage to war and wisdom.

More than just words and phrases

Along with clear translations and pronunciation guidance, sources from literature and history are annotated with fascinating descriptions and explanations that place the phrases in context.

Mottoes of countries and famous people and institutions

The American dollar, Henry VIII, Oxford University and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer are just a few of the inspiring and sometimes ironic mottoes.

Proverbs

Familiar and amusing proverbs are included and easily found in a separate index.

Includes literary examples

An A-Z listing of all Latin authors cited includes outlines of their lives and works.

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