Select Letters (Loeb Classical Library)

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  • ISBN: 0674992881
  • Author: Jerome Jerome
  • Publisher: Loeb
  • Genre: Antiquarian, Rare & Collectable
  • Date: 1 July 1989
  • Pages: 528
  • Language: English

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Synopsis

Jerome (Eusebius Sophronius Hieronymus), ca. 345-420, of Stridon, Dalmatia, son of Christian parents, at Rome listened to rhetoricians, legal advocates, and philosophers, and in 360 was baptized by Pope Liberius. He travelled widely in Gaul and in Asia Minor; and turned in the years 373-379 to …