Cicero: Tusculan Disputations

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

A translation of Book I of Cicero's Disputationes Tusculane, signed at the end by J. Stevens, 78 folios: (p. v) title; (p. vii) preface; (p. 1) translation. There are occasional corrections in another hand, of a nature to suggest that this may have been a student's exercise.

Administrative / Biographical History

J. Stevens's background is unknown. Marcus Tullius Cicero (106-43 BC) was a Roman philosopher, and a poet, rhetorician and humorist.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.

Acquisition Information

Presented by A. Suttle Esq., 1924.

Note

Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.

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