THE’COMMENTARIOLUM PETITIONIS’. The difficulty inherent in a discussion of the authenticity of any ancient work, and of the Commentariolum in particular. I. THE Commentariolum Petitionis is not in the Codex Mediceus of Cicero’s corre- spondence with his brother Quintus, but it appears at the end of the letters to. Quintus Cicero: A Brief Handbook on Canvassing for Office (Commentariolum Petitionis). W. Jeffrey Tatum. Clarendon Ancient History Series. Includes a new.
|Published (Last):||27 January 2004|
|PDF File Size:||2.86 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||11.86 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
It is, of course, of commentariolum petitionis great consequence not to go away anywhere; but the real advantage of petitoonis constant attendance is not only the being at Rome and in the forum, but the pushing one’s canvass assiduously, the addressing oneself again and again to the clmmentariolum persons, the making it impossible as far as your power goes for anyone to say that he has not been asked by you, and earnestly commentariolum petitionis carefully asked. Rome’s annual elections were central to the relationship between its citizenry and political leadership, and canvassing for office played no small part commentariolum petitionis their outcomes.
Show by default Hide by default.
Commentariolum petitionis – Table of Contents – IntraText CT
Wikisource has original text related to this article: This volume offers commentariolum petitionis the Latin text and commdntariolum fresh translation of the Brief Handbookas well as the first scholarly commentary on the text in the English language. CD A X, XCIV F 1, 1. The third class which I mentioned is that of spontaneous and sincere friends, and this class you will have to make more secure by expressions of your gratitude; by making your words tally with the motives which it shall appear to you influenced them in taking up your cause; by shewing that commentariolum petitionis affection is mutual; and by suggesting that your friendship with them may ripen into intimacy and familiar intercourse.
It may, again, be displayed in giving practical assistance, which Commentariolum petitionis would have you render available far and wide: VI A I, On running commentariolum petitionis the Consulship. Commentariolum petitionis provides credit for all accepted changes, storing new additions in a versioning system.
Claudius Marcellus, Servius Sulpicius Rufus. Secondly, of those who escort you to the forum: The loyalty of friends must be secured by acts of kindness and attention by length of time, and by an easy and agreeable temper.
The Brief Handbook on Canvassing for Office Commentariolum Petitionispetitioni by Commentairolum Cicero for his elder brother, commentariolum petitionis famous orator and statesman Marcus, is our fullest account of campaigning for office in republican Rome, incorporating candid advice on how best to mobilize political support from voters of every social class alongside searing political vituperation.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. XX A I, And though this is so, nevertheless they must be appealed commentaariolum, and commentarilum even be led to think it possible that they, who have commentariolkm been commentariolum petitionis an obligation to us, may now put us under an obligation to them.
In the case of the morning callers, who are less select and, commentariolum petitionis to the prevailing fashion, come in greater commentariolum petitionis, you must contrive to make them think that you value even this slight attention very highly.
Let your first care be to acquaint yourself with the knights; for they commentariolum petitionis comparatively few: Moving walls are generally represented in years. Login via your institution. In any case the matter must be left undecided. Check out using a credit card or bank account commentariolum petitionis PayPal.
Finally, the hearty zeal of the young in canvassing for votes, appearing at various places, bringing intelligence, and being in attendance on you in public are surprisingly important as well as creditable.
In rare instances, a publisher has elected to have a “zero” commentariolum petitionis wall, so their current issues are available in JSTOR shortly commentariolum petitionis publication. Lastly, in the populace itself, I am sure it will occur to you how many are envious, how many, from the precedents of recent years, are averse to “new pehitionis.
The ‘Commentariolum Petitionis’
Pompeius is strongly in your favour, and that it emphatically suits his purpose that you should win your election. While the comprehensive commentary clarifies the cultural, historical, and literary problems of the text, an incisive introduction supplies the reader commentariolum petitionis an account of the nature and practice of elections and canvassing for commentariolum petitionis in the late republic, as well as a detailed rehearsal of particular aspects of Cicero’s career that provides the necessary context for understanding his campaign for the consulship in CC F Commentariolum petitionis, 8.
That has ever carried with it very great political distinction. CM F XI, Print Bookmark Email Share. Good heavens what is his distinction? And although they are written in such terms as not to apply to all candidates for office, but to your special case commentariolum petitionis to your particular election, yet I should be glad if you commentariolum petitionis tell me of anything that should be corrected or entirely struck out, or that has been omitted.
CMI F X, The younger Marcus Cicero. Henderson commenfariolum presents many arguments to commentariolum petitionis that the content of the Commentariolum is anachronistic or faulty:.
On running for the Consulship – Wikisource, the free online library
Select the purchase option. Cicero takes the lead in the senate in promoting measures against Antony. Consider what the state is: Export a Text file For BibTex. Farther, you must take great pains that, in proportion as a man is most intimate and most closely connected with your household, he should love you and desire your highest honour—as, for instance, your tribesmen, neighbours, clients, and finally your freedmen and even your slaves commentariolum petitionis nearly all the talk which forms one’s public reputation emanates from domestic sources.
Commentariolum petitionis the Perseus Catalog for: Nisbet, “The Commentariolum Petitionis: Munatius Plancus and M. Cicero and the Triumvirs. Given the quality and depth of commentariolum petitionis articles published in The Classical Quarterlyany serious classical library needs to have a copy on its shelves.
Click on a word to bring up parses, dictionary entries, and frequency statistics etsi tibi omnia petirionis commentariolum petitionis quae consequi ingenio aut usu homines Laut intelligentia possunttamen amore nostro non sum alienum arbitratus ad te perscribere ea quae mihi veniebant in commentariolum petitionis dies ac noctes de petitione tua cogitantinon ut aliquid ex his novi addisceres sed ut ea quae in re dispersa atque infinita viderentur esse ratione et distributione sub uno aspectu ponerentur.
Furthermore, carefully remember this, if you have been told or have discovered that a man who has given you his promise commentariolum petitionis “dressing for the occasion,” as the phrase goes, make as though you had neither heard it cimmentariolum knew it; if any offers to clear himself to you, because he thinks himself suspected, assert roundly that you have never doubted his sincerity and have no right commentariolum petitionis doubt it.
An XML commentariolum petitionis of commentariolum petitionis text is available for download, with the additional restriction that you offer Perseus any modifications you make.