The World’s Famous Orations, Vol. II: Rome

VARIOUS ( - ) and William Jennings BRYAN (1860 - 1925) and Francis Whiting HALSEY (1851 - 1919)

In 1906, William Jennings Bryan, himself a famous American orator, and Francis Whiting Halsey compiled a series of the most famous orations of all time. They are ordered by both geographic area and time period, ranging from Ancient Greece to their contemporary United States. This is the second volume in this series, in which the most famous speeches of great Roman statesmen are collected, including Cicero, Seneca, and Julius Caesar. - Summary by Carolin

Genre(s): Antiquity

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 Publius Cornelius Scipio - To His Army Before Battle alaskart
00:10:26
Play 02 Hannibal - Address to His Soldiers alaskart
00:09:35
Play 03 Cato the Censor - In Support of the Oppian Law alaskart
00:16:21
Play 04 Scipio Africanus Major - To His Mutinous Troops DrPGould
00:11:58
Play 05 The Gracchi - I - Fragments by Tiberius Gracchus DrPGould
00:06:20
Play 06 The Gracchi - II - Fragments by Caius Gracchus DrPGould
00:04:08
Play 07 Caius Memmius - On a Corrupt Oligarchy DrPGould
00:09:35
Play 08 Caius Marius - On Being Accused of a Low Origin DrPGould
00:13:14
Play 09 Cicero - I - The First Oration Against Verres DrPGould
00:32:56
Play 10 Cicero - II - In Opposition to a New Agrarian Law, part 1 DrPGould
00:16:59
Play 11 Cicero - II - In Opposition to a New Agrarian Law, part 2 DrPGould
00:19:41
Play 12 Cicero - III - The First Oration Against Catiline Hollywood Fat Cat
00:34:20
Play 13 Cicero - IV - The Second Oration Against Catiline Hollywood Fat Cat
00:31:07
Play 14 Cicero - V - In Behalf of Archias the Poet DrPGould
00:27:09
Play 15 Cicero - VI - The First Oration Against Mark Antony realisticspeakers
00:38:25
Play 16 Cicero - VII - The Second Oration Against Mark Antony, part 1 realisticspeakers
00:27:58
Play 17 Cicero - VII - The Second Oration Against Mark Antony, part 2 realisticspeakers
00:29:33
Play 18 Mark Anthony - His Oration Over the Dead Body of Caesar Mayah
00:36:21
Play 19 Catiline - I - An Exhortation to Conspiracy Aaron Carlow
00:07:15
Play 20 Catiline - II - To His Army Before His Defeat in Battle DrPGould
00:04:18
Play 21 Julius Caesar - On the Punishment of the Catiline Conspirators Owen Cook
00:14:37
Play 22 Cato the Younger - On the Punishment of the Catiline Conspirators Owen Cook
00:14:33
Play 23 Germanicus - I - To His Mutinous Troops Owen Cook
00:04:55
Play 24 Germanicus - II - To His Friends When Dying Owen Cook
00:02:21
Play 25 Seneca - To Nero When in Disfavor Bill Mosley
00:05:42
Play 26 Otho - I - On Becoming Emperor Jason in Panama
00:05:59
Play 27 Otho - II - To His Soldiers in Rome Jason in Panama
00:06:19
Play 28 Otho - III - To His Soldiers Before Committing Suicide Jason in Panama
00:04:09
Play 29 Agricola - To His Army in Scotland Owen Cook
00:05:34