By (author) Plato
Edited by Steven Scully
Translated with commentary by Stephen Scully
Normal Price: $15.95
Your Price: $14.36 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $1.59! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $0.72 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply
Phaedrus by Plato
Book DescriptionThis is an English translation of one of Plato's least political dialogues of Socrates and Phaedrus discussing many themes: the art and practice of rhetoric, love, reincarnation, and the soul. It includes an introduction, notes, glossary, appendices, and an interpretive essay and introduction. Also included are rarely seen illustrations, stone carvings, and vase paintings. Focus Philosophical Library translations are close to and are non-interpretative of the original text, with the notes and a glossary intending to provide the reader with some sense of the terms and the concepts as they were understood by Plato's immediate audience.
Buy Phaedrus book by Plato from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780941051545
(228mm x 6mm x 10mm)
Imprint: Focus Publishing/R Pullins & Co
Publisher: Focus Publishing/R Pullins & Co
Publish Date: 1-Jan-2000
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Plato
Apology and Related Dialogues, Paperback (April 2016)View all books by Plato
What survives of Socrates' philosophical thought are second-hand descriptions of his teachings and conversations - most famously, the accounts of his trial and execution composed by his friend, student, and philosophical successor, Plato. These dialogues contain some of the most fascinating and well-known arguments in Western philosophy.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Phaedrus book by Plato and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Plato
Stephen Scully is an Associate Professor of Classical Studies at Boston University. He is the author of "Homer and the Sacred City", as well as numerous essays and articles on Homer, Attic Tragedy, and Virgil.
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2017. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687