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In his celebrated masterpiece, Symposium, Plato imagines a high-society dinner-party in Athens in 416 BC at which the guests--including the comic poet Aristophanes and, of course, Plato's mentor Socrates--each deliver a short speech in praise of love.
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In his celebrated masterpiece, Symposium, Plato imagines a high-society dinner-party in Athens in 416 BC at which the guests--including the comic poet Aristophanes and, of course, Plato's mentor Socrates--each deliver a short speech in praise of love.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780140440249
  • Publisher: Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
  • Publication date: 2/28/1952
  • Series: Penguin Classics Series
  • Pages: 128
  • Product dimensions: 5.08 (w) x 7.66 (h) x 0.31 (d)

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  • Posted March 25, 2011

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    vastly important

    This book is one of the classics of Western thought. It is not only a glimpse into Greek culture and norms but also into one of the West's greatest minds.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 31, 2014

    Kesshi

    Looks at the eyes.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 31, 2014

    Luke

    Vanished through the barrier of his kingdom.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 31, 2014

    Isma

    Her sword appears again. She flys at the Fallen Angel. She struck him with her sword. The silver circlet glinted.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 30, 2014

    Kormi

    Flew away.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 30, 2014

    Drew ~ OOC

    Imma go do shtuff. Sooooo . . . . Brb.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 31, 2014

    A dragonet

    Is run in and left.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 31, 2014

    Golem

    Crumbles away to nothing.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 31, 2014

    Cha

    Runs around, then sits back, bored. He starts to eat some sushi before climbing onto Kesshi's horse and falling asleep.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 31, 2014

    Kesshi

    Wakes up just enough to unroll his bedding and then he falls asleep. (Gtg, bbt)

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 30, 2014

    Riddick

    Hey its cold out here wanna light that thing up.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 31, 2014

    Fallen Angel

    As he falls into the shadow ball, he screams at all of the dragons, "I WILL repay your this!" And his soul escapes.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 31, 2014

    Caceadeus

    Watches the shadow.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 30, 2014

    Caleb2

    So dont mean nothing and you cant be invincible. Dragons can die.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 31, 2014

    Whisp

    The elf walks in. "Do I need any permission to join?"

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 30, 2014

    Kesshi2

    He's always had a soft spot for small creatures.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 30, 2014

    Kesshi

    Watches as the werewolf dies.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 30, 2014

    Riddick

    You know what you got this ill just go sit in that tree and watch them writh in pain.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 30, 2014

    R

    Meant vile wow where did i get dragon.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 30, 2014

    Zero

    He took a great intrese in amythist. He really just needed a dragon.

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