Eric Nelson presents a critical edition of the translations of Homer's Iliad and Odyssey composed by the great 17th century philosopher and political theorist Thomas Hobbes. Nelson shows that these translations are not only of great literary interest but offer special insights into Hobbes's own thought.
|Publisher:||Oxford University Press|
|Series:||Clarendon Edition of the Works of Thomas Hobbes Series|
|Product dimensions:||6.40(w) x 9.50(h) x 2.00(d)|
About the Author
Eric Nelson is Assistant Professor of Government at Harvard University, and author of The Greek Tradition in Republican Thought (Cambridge University Press, 2004).