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Aristotle's way
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'Wonderful and timely . Hugely recommended' STEPHEN FRYWhat do you and an ancient philosopher have in common? It turns out much more than you might th...
The meditations
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Stirring reflections on the human condition from a warrior and emperor provide a fascinating glimpse into the mind and personality of a highly princip...

Meditations
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Throughout history, some books have changed the world. They have transformed the way we see ourselves - and each other. They have inspired debate, dis...
Odyssey
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Lombardo's Odyssey offers the distinctive speed, clarity, and boldness that so distinguished his 1997 Iliad . [Lombardo] has brought his laconic wit ...

Plato
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Outstanding translations by leading contemporary scholars--many commissioned especially for this volume--are presented here in the first single editio...
The symposium
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'Perhaps the most entertaining work of philosophy ever written ... the first really systematic and serious attempt to say what love is' John Armstrong...

Five dialogues
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The second edition of Five Dialogues presents G. M. A. Grube's distinguished translations, as revised by John Cooper for Plato, Complete Works. A numb...
From natural character to moral virtue in Aristotle
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From Natural Character to Moral Virtue in Aristotle discusses Aristotle's biological views about character and the importance of what he calls 'natura...

On Plato's Timaeus
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Until the Renaissance, the work of Calcidius offered the medieval West almost the only direct access to Plato's corpus not dispersed in fragments. In ...
Republic
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Translated by John Llewelyn Davies and David James Vaughan. With an Introduction by Stephen Watt. The ideas of Plato (c429-347BC) have influenced West...

The peripatetics
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The Peripatetics explores the development of Peripatetic thought from Theophrastus and Strato to the work of the commentator Alexander of Aphrodisias....
How to die
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Timeless wisdom on death and dying from the celebrated Stoic philosopher Seneca It takes an entire lifetime to learn how to die, wrote the Roman St...

The art of war
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Written over two thousand years ago, The Art of War contains penetrating insights into the nature of power, inter-state rivalry, realpolitik and milit...
The art of happiness
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The teachings of Epicurus-about life and death, religion and science, physical sensation, happiness, morality, and friendship-attracted legions of adh...

A guide to the good life
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One of the great fears many of us face is that despite all our effort and striving, we will discover at the end that we have wasted our life. In A Gui...
Melissus and Eleatic monism
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In the fifth century BCE, Melissus of Samos developed wildly counterintuitive claims against plurality, change, and the reliability of the senses. Thi...

The elements of theology
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Proclus' Elements of Theology is a concise summa of the Neoplatonic system in its fully developed form; and for the student of late Greek thought seco...
The nature of things
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Lucretius' poem On the Nature of Things combines a scientific and philosophical treatise with some of the greatest poetry ever written. With intense m...

As if
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Idealization is a fundamental feature of human thought. We build simplified models in our scientific research and utopias in our political imagination...
Commentary on Plato's Timaeus. Volume 6
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Proclus' commentary on the dialogue Timaeus by Plato (d.347 BC), written in the fifth century AD, is arguably the most important commentary on a text ...

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