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Suetonius C Suetonius Tranuillus born ca 70 CE son of a military tribune was at first an advocate and a teacher of rhetoric but later became the emperor Hadrian's private secretary 119–121 He dedicated to C Septicius Clarus prefect of the praetorian guard his Lives of the Caesars After the dismissal of both men for some breach of court etiuette Suetonius apparently retired and probably continued his writing His other works many known by title are now lost except for part of the Lives of Illustrious Men of lettersFriend of Pliny the Younger Suetonius was a studious and careful collector of facts so that the extant lives of the emperors including Julius Caesar the dictator to Domitian are invaluable His plan in Lives of the Caesars is the emperor's family and early years; public and private life; death We find many anecdotes much gossip of the imperial court and various details of character and personal appearance Suetonius's account of Nero's death is justly famousThe Loeb Classical Library edition of Suetonius is in two volumes Both volumes were revised throughout in 1997 98 and a new Introduction added Hard to find a Latin and English book of Suetonius this is a good discovery The translation is a little dated but will give an English reader a good understanding of the Latin proseDon't get this thinking there will be many notes like a standard reader

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Suetonius Vol 1 The Lives of the Caesars Julius Augustus Tiberius Gaius Caligula Loeb Classical Library No 31Suetonius C Suetonius Tranuillus born ca 70 CE son of a military tribune was at first an advocate and a teacher of rhetoric but later became the emperor Hadrian's private secretary 119–121 He dedicated to C Septicius Clarus prefect of the praetorian guard his Lives of the Caesars After the dismissal of both men for some breach of court etiuette Suetonius apparently retired and probably continued his writing His other works many known by title are now lost except for part of the Lives of Illustrious Men of lettersFriend of Pliny the Younger Suetonius was a studious and careful collector of facts so that the extant lives of the emperors including Julius Caesar the dictator to Domitian are invaluable His plan in Lives of the Caesars is the emperor's family and early years; public and private life; death We find many anecdotes much gossip of the imperial court and various details of character and personal appearance Suetonius's account of Nero's death is justly famousThe Loeb Classical Library edition of Suetonius is in two volumes Both volumes were revised throughout in 1997 98 and a new Introduction added Loeb translations are a great way to keep acuainted with Latin as the years pass Suetonius is a gossipy form of history and uite interesting as a result This volume addresses the death of Caesar and it is interesting to see how his version and Shakespeare’s version compare One interesting difference is that Caesar’s famous reply to Brutus was not “et tu brute” but the Greek “Kiai su technon” You too my son? giving some to say that Brutus was his illegitimate son Just a thought