Socrates and Alcibiades: Four Texts: Plato: Alcibiades I; Plato (?): Alcibiades II; Plate: Symposium (212c-223b); Aeschines of Sphettus: Alcibiades / Edition 1

Socrates and Alcibiades: Four Texts: Plato: Alcibiades I; Plato (?): Alcibiades II; Plate: Symposium (212c-223b); Aeschines of Sphettus: Alcibiades / Edition 1

by David Johnson
     
 


Selections from Plato’s 'Symposium', 'Alcibiades I', and 'Alcibiades II', with the complete fragments of the dialogue 'Alcibiades' by Aeschines of Sphettus. These translations and their accompanying notes and essay provide a rich discussion of how Athens’ greatest philosopher loved and tried to teach his most ambitious young student, and why Athens… See more details below

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Selections from Plato’s 'Symposium', 'Alcibiades I', and 'Alcibiades II', with the complete fragments of the dialogue 'Alcibiades' by Aeschines of Sphettus. These translations and their accompanying notes and essay provide a rich discussion of how Athens’ greatest philosopher loved and tried to teach his most ambitious young student, and why Athens turned on both of them.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781585100699
Publisher:
Focus Publishing/R. Pullins Company, Incorporated
Publication date:
10/28/2002
Series:
Focus Philosophical Library
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
124
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.32(d)

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