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Plato: Symposium

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ISBN-10: 0856686158

ISBN-13: 9780856686153

Edition: 1998

Authors: C. J. Rowe, Plat�, C. J. Rowe

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The Symposium is a complex piece which is perhaps as widely read as any of Plato's works apart form the Republic. A new translation with a substantial body of notes which cater for those who have little or no Greek and give equal weight to the dialogue as a piece of philosophy and literature.
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Book details

List price: $49.99
Copyright year: 1998
Publisher: Liverpool University Press
Publication date: 12/1/1998
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 240
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.836
Language: English

Christopher J. Rowe is Professor of Greek at Durham University. He has written commentaries on Hesiod (1978) and on four dialogues of Plato: Phaedrus (1986), Phaedo (1993), Statesman (1995) and Symposium (1998). He is joint editor (with Julia Annas) of Approaches to Plato, Modern and Ancient (2002), and has completed a translation of Aristotlersquo;s Nicomachean Ethics to accompany a new commentary by Sarah Broadie (2002).