Philebus

Philebus

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This translation by Dorothea Frede of Plato's dialogue on the nature of pleasure and its relation to thought and knowledge achieves a high standard of readability and fidelity to the Greek text. The volume includes a cogent introduction, notes, and comprehensive bibliography by Frede.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 176 pages
  • 137.16 x 215.9 x 9.65mm | 199g
  • Cambridge, MA, United States
  • English
  • UK ed.
  • 0872201708
  • 9780872201705
  • 481,206

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This is an excellent translation: readable, concise, lucid, and very representative of the Greek. --Richard Kraut, Northwestern University
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