THE EPICURUS READER

THE EPICURUS READER

by Epicurus, Lloyd P. Gerson
     
 

TABLE OF CONTENTS:

Introduction
The ancient biography of Epicurus
The extant letters
Ancient collections of maxims
Doxographical reports
The testimony of Cicero
The testimony of Lucretius
The polemic of Plutarch

Short fragments and testimonia from known works:

• From On Nature

• From the Puzzles

• From On

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Overview

TABLE OF CONTENTS:

Introduction
The ancient biography of Epicurus
The extant letters
Ancient collections of maxims
Doxographical reports
The testimony of Cicero
The testimony of Lucretius
The polemic of Plutarch

Short fragments and testimonia from known works:

• From On Nature

• From the Puzzles

• From On the Goal

• From the Symposium

• From Against Theophrastus

• Fragments of Epicurus' letters

Short fragments and testimonia from uncertain works:

• Logic and epistemology

• Physics and theology

• Ethics

Index

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780872202429
Publisher:
Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.
Publication date:
03/01/1994
Series:
Hpc Classics Series
Pages:
111
Sales rank:
1,420,197
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.50(d)

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