Phaedrus / Edition 1

Phaedrus / Edition 1

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by Plato

ISBN-10: 0801485320

ISBN-13: 9780801485329

Pub. Date: 10/28/1998

Publisher: Cornell University Press

With a masterful sense of the place of rhetoric in both thought and practice and an ear attuned to the clarity, natural simplicity, and charm of Plato's Greek prose, James H. Nichols, Jr., offers a precise yet unusually readable translation of one of...  See more details below


With a masterful sense of the place of rhetoric in both thought and practice and an ear attuned to the clarity, natural simplicity, and charm of Plato's Greek prose, James H. Nichols, Jr., offers a precise yet unusually readable translation of one of...

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Cornell University Press
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Agora Editions Series
Edition description:
New Edition
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5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

Note on the Textl
Select Bibliographyli
Explanatory Notes76
Textual Notes106
Index of Names107

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