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Author, Government, Attorney (Jan-106 BC — 7-Dec-43 BC)


Gaston Boissier. Cicero and His Friends: A Study of Roman Society in the Time of Caesar. New York: Cooper Square Publishers. 1970. 399pp. Translation of CicÚron et ses amis. Reprint of 1897 edition.

Frank R. Cowell. Cicero and the Roman Republic. London: Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons. 1948. 306pp.

Manfred Fuhrmann. Cicero and the Roman Republic. Oxford, England: Blackwell. 1992. 249pp. Translation of 1990 German edition.

Henry J. Haskell. This Was Cicero: Modern Politics in a Roman Toga. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1942. 406pp.

James Francis Hollings. Life of Marcus Tullius Cicero. London: Thomas Tegg. 1839. 550pp. Intended as a more accessible alternative to Middleton.

G. O. Hutchinson. Cicero's Correspondence: A Literary Study. Oxford, England: Clarendon Press. 1998. 252pp.

Brian A. Krostenko. Cicero, Catullus, and the Language of Social Performance. University of Chicago Press. 2001. 360pp.

Conyers Middleton. History of the Life of Marcus Tullius Cicero. London: (self-published). 1741. (2 vols.) 564pp. + 591pp.

Torsten Petersson. Cicero: A Biography. Cheshire, CT: Biblo & Tannen. 1963. 699pp.

Jonathan Powell; Jeremy Paterson. Cicero the Advocate. Oxford University Press. 2004. 459pp.

Robert T. Radford. Cicero: A Study in the Origins of Republican Philosophy. Rodopi. 2002. 142pp.

Beryl Rawson. The Politics of Friendship: Pompey and Cicero. Sydney University Press. 1978. 217pp.

David L. Stockton. Cicero: A Political Biography. Oxford University Press. 1988.

Anthony Trollope. The Life of Cicero. New York: Harper & Brothers. 1881. (2 vols.) First American edition. English edition one year earlier.

Robert N. Wilkin. Eternal Lawyer: A Legal Biography of Cicero. New York: MacMillan. 1947. 264pp.


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  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Wikipedia [link]

  4. Library of Congress Name Authority [link]

  5. Encyclopaedia Britannica 11th Edition

  6. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.311)

  7. New York Public Library Literature Companion (p.53)

  8. Greek and Latin Authors 800BC-1000AD (pp.91-98)

  9. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.202)

  10. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.112)

  11. Concise Biographical Dictionary of Famous Men and Women (p.123)

  12. Atlantic: Brief Lives: A Biographical Companion to the Arts (pp.162-64)

  13. Who's Who in the Roman World (pp.63-68)

  14. The Hutchinson Dictionary of Ideas (p.98)

  15. Legends in Their Own Time (p.49)

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