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Product Description: Quintilian on the Teaching of Speaking and Writing, edited by James J. Murphy and Cleve Wiese, offers scholars and students insights into the pedagogies of Marcus Fabius Quintilianus (ca. 35–ca. 95 CE), one of Rome’s most famous teachers of rhetoric...read more
By James J. Murphy (editor) and Cleve Wiese (editor)

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9780809334407 | 2 edition (Southern Illinois Univ Pr, November 13, 2015), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Quintilian on the Teaching of Speaking and Writing, edited by James J.

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Product Description: Continuing its tradition of providing students with a thorough review of ancient Greek and Roman rhetorical theory and practices, A Synoptic History of Classical Rhetoric is the premier text for undergraduate courses and graduate seminars in the history of rhetoric...read more

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9780415532402 | 4th edition (Routledge, July 22, 2013), cover price $130.00 | About this edition: Continuing its tradition of providing students with a thorough review of ancient Greek and Roman rhetorical theory and practices, A Synoptic History of Classical Rhetoric is the premier text for undergraduate courses and graduate seminars in the history of rhetoric.
9781880393345 | 3 edition (Routledge, March 1, 2003), cover price $131.00 | About this edition: A Synoptic History of Classical Rhetoric provides students with a thorough review of rhetorical theory and practices found in ancient Greece and Rome.

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9780415532419 | 4th edition (Routledge, July 23, 2013), cover price $65.95 | About this edition: Continuing its tradition of providing students with a thorough review of ancient Greek and Roman rhetorical theory and practices, A Synoptic History of Classical Rhetoric is the premier text for undergraduate courses and graduate seminars in the history of rhetoric.
9781880393352 | 3 edition (Routledge, March 1, 2003), cover price $57.95 | About this edition: A Synoptic History of Classical Rhetoric provides students with a thorough review of rhetorical theory and practices found in ancient Greece and Rome.
9781880393192 | 2nd edition (Hermagoras Pr, January 1, 1995), cover price $34.50 | About this edition: The purpose of history is to help people understand the present by providing a sense of continuity to their lives.

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Product Description: Short enough to be synoptic, yet long enough to be usefully detailed, A Short History of Writing Instruction is the ideal text for undergraduate courses and graduate seminars in rhetoric and composition. It preserves the legacy of writing instruction from antiquity to contemporary times with a unique focus on the material, educational, and institutional context of the Western rhetorical tradition...read more
By James J. Murphy (editor)

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9780415897464 | 3 revised edition (Routledge, March 14, 2012), cover price $130.00 | About this edition: Short enough to be synoptic, yet long enough to be usefully detailed, A Short History of Writing Instruction is the ideal text for undergraduate courses and graduate seminars in rhetoric and composition.

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9780415897457 | 3 revised edition (Routledge, March 14, 2012), cover price $60.95 | About this edition: Short enough to be synoptic, yet long enough to be usefully detailed, A Short History of Writing Instruction is the ideal text for undergraduate courses and graduate seminars in rhetoric and composition.

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Product Description: First published in 1986, this book offers the Latin text and English translation of a pivotal work by one of the most influential and controversial writers of early modern times. Pierre de la Ramée, better known as Peter Ramus, was a college instructor in Paris who published a number of books attacking and attempting to refute foundational texts in philosophy and rhetoric...read more

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9780809330140 | Reprint edition (Southern Illinois Univ Pr, August 27, 2010), cover price $38.00 | About this edition: First published in 1986, this book offers the Latin text and English translation of a pivotal work by one of the most influential and controversial writers of early modern times.

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Product Description: The essays in this volume deal with the history of rhetoric and education for the thousand years from the early Middle Ages to the European Renaissance. They represent the author's pioneering efforts over four decades to piece together a kind of mosaic which will provide elements necessary to construct a history of that thousand years of language activity...read more

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9780860789727 | Variorum, May 1, 2005, cover price $170.00 | About this edition: The essays in this volume deal with the history of rhetoric and education for the thousand years from the early Middle Ages to the European Renaissance.

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Product Description: This volume provides a systematic historical survey of the methods and purposes of writing instruction in Western culture. The book traces the development of writing curricula from the earliest stages in ancient Greece to the standardization processes of the Roman period which dominated Western schools up to the 18th century...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By James J. Murphy (editor)

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9781880393307 | 2 sub edition (Routledge, March 1, 2001), cover price $53.95 | About this edition: This volume provides a systematic historical survey of the methods and purposes of writing instruction in Western culture.

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Product Description: "Illusion/allusion" is perhaps the perfect epithet for the post-minimal age, the prescribed antidote to late modernism's arid legacy of purity and clarity. This book presents the work of 21 artists who take moral positions at all points along a line between the poles of illusion and allusion: those works which create private mythologies or abstract concepts to fabricate their own illusions; or works which make reference to tangible objects or facets of human experience -- the allusion, whether to the figure or some objective presence in the material world...read more

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9781889282008 | Univ of Washington Pr, June 1, 1997, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: "Illusion/allusion" is perhaps the perfect epithet for the post-minimal age, the prescribed antidote to late modernism's arid legacy of purity and clarity.

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Product Description: One of the major figures in this book, the Roman educator Quintilian, points out that writing -- unlike speaking -- must always be learned from a teacher since it cannot be learned by natural imitation as oral language is. He uses the example of a two-year-old who can understand and speak even though the child is years away from being able to be taught even the rudiments of the written alphabet...read more
By James J. Murphy (editor)

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9780961180072 | Hermagoras Pr, March 1, 1990, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: One of the major figures in this book, the Roman educator Quintilian, points out that writing -- unlike speaking -- must always be learned from a teacher since it cannot be learned by natural imitation as oral language is.

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Product Description: One of the major figures in this book, the Roman educator Quintilian, points out that writing -- unlike speaking -- must always be learned from a teacher since it cannot be learned by natural imitation as oral language is. He uses the example of a two-year-old who can understand and speak even though the child is years away from being able to be taught even the rudiments of the written alphabet...read more
By James J. Murphy (editor)

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9780961180065 | Hermagoras Pr, March 1, 1990, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: One of the major figures in this book, the Roman educator Quintilian, points out that writing -- unlike speaking -- must always be learned from a teacher since it cannot be learned by natural imitation as oral language is.

Product Description: Designed to encourage the study of the medieval art of discourse, this bibliography has served for fifteen years an as invaluable guide to modern works on the theory of communication in Europe from the time of Saint Augustine to the Renaissance...read more

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9780802057501 | 2 sub edition (Univ of Toronto Pr, May 1, 1989), cover price $37.50 | About this edition: Designed to encourage the study of the medieval art of discourse, this bibliography has served for fifteen years an as invaluable guide to modern works on the theory of communication in Europe from the time of Saint Augustine to the Renaissance.

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9780802066596 | 2 edition (Univ of Toronto Pr, April 1, 1989), cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Designed to encourage the study of the medieval art of discourse, this bibliography has served for fifteen years an as invaluable guide to modern works on the theory of communication in Europe from the time of Saint Augustine to the Renaissance.

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By James J. Murphy (editor)

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9780520056329 | Reprint edition (Univ of California Pr, May 1, 1986), cover price $15.00

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Product Description: A collection of academic studies by various authors about the types and styles of writing in Renaissance-era Europe, including essays such as "Problems and Trends in the History of German Rhetoric to 1500" by Helmut Schanze and "Erasmus and the Art of Letter-Writing" by Judith Rice Henderson...read more
By James J. Murphy (editor)

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9780520045439 | Univ of California Pr, December 1, 1983, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A collection of academic studies by various authors about the types and styles of writing in Renaissance-era Europe, including essays such as "Problems and Trends in the History of German Rhetoric to 1500" by Helmut Schanze and "Erasmus and the Art of Letter-Writing" by Judith Rice Henderson.

Product Description: Long out of print edition of a classical rhetorical text.

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9780961180010 | Hermagoras Pr, June 1, 1983, cover price $9.50 | About this edition: Long out of print edition of a classical rhetorical text.

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Product Description: Book by Murphy, James J.

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9780873520973 | Modern Language Assn of Amer, August 1, 1982, cover price $37.50 | About this edition: Book by Murphy, James J.

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9780873520980 | Modern Language Assn of Amer, May 1, 1982, cover price $19.75 | About this edition: Book by

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Product Description: Explores rhetorical theory from the middle ages to the renaissance.

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9780520044067 | Univ of California Pr, June 1, 1981, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Explores rhetorical theory from the middle ages to the renaissance.

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