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Rhetorica Ad Herennium: Book I: On the Theory of Public Speaking

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Rhetorica Ad Herennium: Book I: On the Theory of Public Speaking - Guerrero, Marciano (Editor), and Translations, Marymarc (Translated by), and Cicero, Marcus Tullius
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Book I (of four) deals broadly with the types of suits or causes (epideictic, deliberative, and judicial), and the parts of discourse (introduction, statement of fact, division, proof, and refutation. More narrowly, it focuses on the tasks of the public speaker, the speaker's competence (invention, arrangement, style, memory, and delivery), the ways of acquiring competency-as they apply to three types of issue: conjectural, legal, and juridical. Contrary to the myth that the Ad Herennium is just a book on rhetoric and ...

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ISBN-13: 9781495250842

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