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The First Philosophers of Greece; An Edition and Translation of the Remaining Fragments of the Pre-Sokratic Philosophers, Together with a Translation of the More Important Accounts of Their Opinions Contained in the Early Epitomes of Their Works

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The First Philosophers of Greece; An Edition and Translation of the Remaining Fragments of the Pre-Sokratic Philosophers, Together with a Translation of the More Important Accounts of Their Opinions Contained in the Early Epitomes of Their Works

by Fairbanks, Arthur

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London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co. LTD, 1898. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. 8vo. [5], vi-vii, [4], 2-300 pp. Navy cloth with boards ruled in blind, gold lettering on the spine. Greek text on the left, English translation and commentary on the right. Philosophers from the Ionic and Eleatic schools are included in this volume, with fragments from Thales, Anaximandros, Herakleitos, Xenophanes, Parmenides, Zeno, Pythagoras, Empedokles, and others. A nice compendium of the pre-Socratics. A Near Fine book with a touch of age darkening and a tiny wrinkle to the spine.

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Evening Star Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
00009473
Title
The First Philosophers of Greece; An Edition and Translation of the Remaining Fragments of the Pre-Sokratic Philosophers, Together with a Translation of the More Important Accounts of Their Opinions Contained in the Early Epitomes of Their Works
Author
Fairbanks, Arthur
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Quantity-available
1
Edition
First edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co. LTD
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1898
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Philosophy;

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