Authority and Tradition in Ancient Historiography by John Marincola PDF

By John Marincola

ISBN-10: 0521480191

ISBN-13: 9780521480192

This ebook is a examine of a number of the claims to authority made via the traditional Greek and Roman historians all through their histories, and of ways within which the culture of old historiography formed their responses and molded the presentation of themselves to their viewers. Guiding them of their claims to be authoritative was once the culture of the founders and top practitioners of heritage, Herodotus and Thucydides.

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Né questo solamente fanno nelle composizioni, che essi agli scienziati scrivono, ma in quelle ancora molte volte che dettano e indirizzano a’ non dotti.  È adunque da scriver bene più che si può, perciò che le buone scritture, prima a’ dotti e poi al popolo del loro secolo piacendo, piacciono altresì e a’ dotti e al popolo degli altri secoli parimente.  Hass’egli sempre ad imprendere dagli scrittori antichi e passati?  D’Anna Thèsis Zanichelli Pietro Bembo Prose della volgar lingua Libro primo � sono da persona lette giamai, o se pure alcuno le legge, sono que’ tali uomini di volgo, che non hanno giudicio e così le malvagie cose leggono come le buone, perché essi morti si possono alle scritture dirittamente chiamare, e quelle scritture altresì, le quali in ogni modo muoiono con le prime carte.

D’Anna Thèsis Zanichelli Pietro Bembo Prose della volgar lingua Libro secondo � molti rimatori incontanente sursero, non solamente della vostra città e di tutta Toscana, ma eziandio altronde; sì come furono messer Piero dalle Vigne, Buonagiunta da Lucca, Guitton d’Arezzo, messer Rinaldo d’Acquino, Lapo Gianni, Francesco Ismera, Forese Donati, Gianni Alfani, Ser Brunetto, Notaio Jacomo da Lentino, Mazzeo e Guido Giudice messinesi, il re Enzo, lo ‘mperador Federigo, messer Onesto e messer Semprebene da Bologna, messer Guido Guinicelli bolognese anch’egli, molto da Dante lodato, Lupo degli Uberti, che assai dolce dicitor fu per quella età senza fallo alcuno, Guido Orlandi, Guido Cavalcanti, de’ quali tutti si leggono ora componimenti; e Guido Ghisilieri e Fabrizio bolognesi e Gallo pisano e Gotto mantovano, che ebbe Dante ascoltatore delle sue canzoni, e Nino sanese e degli altri, de’ quali non così ora componimenti, che io sappia, si leggono.

Adunque da scriver bene più che si può, perciò che le buone scritture, prima a’ dotti e poi al popolo del loro secolo piacendo, piacciono altresì e a’ dotti e al popolo degli altri secoli parimente.  Hass’egli sempre ad imprendere dagli scrittori antichi e passati?  D’Anna Thèsis Zanichelli Pietro Bembo Prose della volgar lingua Libro primo � sono da persona lette giamai, o se pure alcuno le legge, sono que’ tali uomini di volgo, che non hanno giudicio e così le malvagie cose leggono come le buone, perché essi morti si possono alle scritture dirittamente chiamare, e quelle scritture altresì, le quali in ogni modo muoiono con le prime carte.

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