Lives of Eminent Philosophers, Volume I: Books 1-5 (Loeb Classical Library)

Lives of Eminent Philosophers, Volume I: Books 1-5 (Loeb Classical Library)

by Laertius Diogenes, Diogenes Laertius, Diogenes
     
 

Diogenes Laertius (probably early third century BCE) compiled his compendium on the lives and doctrines of the ancient philosophers from hundreds of sources. It ranges over three centuries, from Thales to Epicurus, portraying forty-five important figures, and is enriched by numerous quotations.See more details below

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Diogenes Laertius (probably early third century BCE) compiled his compendium on the lives and doctrines of the ancient philosophers from hundreds of sources. It ranges over three centuries, from Thales to Epicurus, portraying forty-five important figures, and is enriched by numerous quotations.

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ISBN-13:
9780674992030
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Publication date:
01/28/1925
Series:
Loeb Classical Library Series, #184
Edition description:
9th printing/1st pub.1925-into.1972
Pages:
592
Sales rank:
935,162
Product dimensions:
4.00(w) x 6.00(h) x 1.00(d)

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