Scribblers, Sculptors, and Scribes: A Companion to Wheelock's Latin and Other Introductory Textbooks

Scribblers, Sculptors, and Scribes: A Companion to Wheelock's Latin and Other Introductory Textbooks

Richard A. Lafleur


vital better half for each pupil starting Latin

Scribblers, Scvlptors, and Scribes is the 1st number of solely real, unadapted, unsimplified classical Latin texts that starting scholars, from the first actual day in their advent to Latin, can learn, get pleasure from, and benefit from. those choices offer a variety of insights into not only the minds of Rome's movers and shakers--her politicians and generals, philosophers and nice poets--but additionally into the day-by-day lives of the common Joe and Jane Roman.

Beginning with easy graffiti, Scribblers, Sculptors, and Scribes strikes towards longer inscriptions and literary texts as scholars growth. Designed to accompany the bestselling Wheelock's curriculum, its forty chapters are associated with the forty chapters of Wheelock's Latin, however the book's readings and layout good points make it compatible to be used along any introductory collage or highschool Latin textbook. full of thousands of exact Latin inscriptions, proverbs, and literary texts, this distinct textbook additionally comprises dozens of photographs and illustrations, maps, dialogue and comprehension questions, grammar pills, a Latin--English vocabulary part, a precis of types, and lots more and plenty extra.

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