Noticeably used, showing heavy wear to cover and pages. Might have notes, underlining and or highlighting. Accessories such as CD, codes, and dust jackets may not be included. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: This anthology, the largest collection of Pythagorean writings ever to appear in English, contains the four ancient biographies of Pythagoras and over 25 Pythagorean and Neopythagorean writings from the Classical and Hellenistic periods. The material of this book is indispensable for anyone who wishes to understand the real spiritual roots of Western civilization.
From the Publisher: the material of this book is indispensable for anyone who wishes to understand the real spiritual roots of Western civilization.
Title: The Pythagorean Sourcebook and Library: An ...
Publisher: Phanes Pr
Book Condition: POOR
Book Description Phanes Press, 1988, 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 2nd Edition. Fine in a Near Fine jacket. 2nd printing.361pp 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 134985
Book Description Phanes Press, 1988. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. Ex-library with usual library markings and shelfwear. Blue cloth boards with minor shelfwear and some faint tape residue. Bookseller Inventory # 029070
Book Description Phanes Press, Grand Rapids, MI, 1984. Hardcover. Book Condition: F. Dust Jacket Condition: F. 1st Edition. Reprint of 1920. Hardcover. Fine condition, in a Fine, protected, unclipped DJ. Appears new. Cover is bright and clean. Titles on spine are fresh and complete. Inside covers are clean with no inscriptions, signatures, labels or bookplate. Binding is solid without splits. Interior is clean, crisp, bright, square, and without notations, underlining, highlighting, or other marks. Odor-free. NOT X-Lib. NO remainder marks. All my books have multiple photos on Abebooks site. Sometimes it takes 24-48 hours for them to appear with listing. Check back. Email for list of Bibliographies sited, more photos of the book or further condition details. Illus: Line drawings in B&W Frontis of Pythagoras Glossary Extensive Bibliography Index:General, Name, Topical In one volume are all the collected biographies and verses written by, or about Pythagoras. This is an updated edition from the original published in 1920 by Kenneth Sylvan Guthrie. David Fiedler of Phanes Press edited and introduces the book, plus adding some new material in the appendices. There is a forward by Joscelyn Godwin. A remarkable work by any standards. A one-volume source book of all known and speculated stores and sayings by the great master. Bookseller Inventory # 1916