Trivium: The Classical Liberal Arts of Grammar, Logic, & Rhetoric

Trivium The Classical Liberal Arts of Grammar Logic Rhetoric Following the success of Quadrivium Sciencia and Designa Trivium combines six small books on the classical subjects of a liberal education The trivium refers to the three liberal arts considered in

  • Title: Trivium: The Classical Liberal Arts of Grammar, Logic, & Rhetoric
  • Author: John Michell Rachel Grenon Earl Fontainelle Adina Arvatu Andrew Aberdein Octavia Wynne Gregory Beabout
  • ISBN: 9781632864963
  • Page: 420
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Following the success of Quadrivium, Sciencia, and Designa, Trivium combines six small books on the classical subjects of a liberal education.The trivium refers to the three liberal arts considered in classical Greece to be the pillars of critical thought grammar, logic, and rhetoric Following on the success of Quadrivium and Sciencia, Trivium gathers six Wooden Books tiFollowing the success of Quadrivium, Sciencia, and Designa, Trivium combines six small books on the classical subjects of a liberal education.The trivium refers to the three liberal arts considered in classical Greece to be the pillars of critical thought grammar, logic, and rhetoric Following on the success of Quadrivium and Sciencia, Trivium gathers six Wooden Books titles together into a beautiful six color package that presents ancient wisdom in an accessible way Trivium includes the books Euphonics, Grammar, Logic, Rhetoric,, Poetic Meter and Form, and Ethics.

    One thought on “Trivium: The Classical Liberal Arts of Grammar, Logic, & Rhetoric”

    1. The inside game of any serious writing is all here. This is a book for people who love words and are interested in how they work and how they interact with each other. It adds depth and meaning to all the things somebody once tried to teach me a long time ago. Sounds and rhythms and meaning and all the vocabulary to talk about how to talk about wordcraft are spelled out in an easy to read and beautifully fashioned hardcover.

    2. This is a nice coffee table book. It contains information on Grammar, Logic, and Rhetoric. The examples contained within are from quotes and other sayings. So if you ever wanted to know what a zeugma is and don't feel like Googling it, this book could be for you.

    3. This book is a sampler platter. It tries to cover just about every aspect of the trivium, plus some extras, but there isn't space to get into any one topic in any depth, since each gets only one or two pages at most. I liked the book overall, but my feelings about the individual chapters—each written by different authors—varied widely. Luckily for finishing the book, I tended to like each chapter better than the ones before it. "Euphonics" might appeal to many readers; I got tired of it by D [...]

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