Plutarch; translated by John Dryden SELECTED LIVES: From the Parallel Lives of the Noble Grecians and Romans
Franklin Center, Pennsylvania: The Franklin Library, (1982). Reprint. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in full brown faux-leather, with gilt stamping, hubbed spine, all edges gilt; no dust jacket, as issued. Illustrations are facsimiles from the 1676 edition of Plutarch's LIVES published by George Sawbridge, London.
The biographies included in this selection from Plutarch's classic are of Theseus, Romulus, Lycurgus, Numa Pompilus, Pericles, Fabius Maximus, Alcibiades, Coriolanus, Alexander, Julius Caesar, Demosthenes, Cicero.