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The Epicurus Reader : Selected Writings and Testimonia

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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
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Product details

  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 139 x 215 x 10.16mm | 124g
  • Cambridge, MA, United States
  • English
  • 0872202410
  • 9780872202412
  • 154,931

About Epicurus

Brad Inwood is Professor of Philosophy and Classics, University of Toronto. Lloyd P. Gerson is Professor of Philosophy, University of Toronto.
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