The Hellenistic Philosophers, Vol. 2: Greek and Latin Texts with Notes and Bibliography

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9780521255622: The Hellenistic Philosophers, Vol. 2: Greek and Latin Texts with Notes and Bibliography

This comprehensive sourcebook makes available in the original Latin and Greek the principal extant texts required for the study of the Stoic, Epicurean and skeptical schools of philosophy. The material is organized by schools, and within each school topics are treated thematically. The volume presents the same texts, with some additional passages, as are translated in Volume 1. A large annotated bibliography is also included.

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This comprehensive sourcebook makes available in the original Latin and Greek the principal extant texts required for the study of the Stoic, Epicurean and skeptical schools of philosophy.

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"...The Hellenistic Philosophers will shape the study of ancient philosophy for at least the next generation." Phronesis

"...an invaluable collection of sources carefully edited, with excellent notes on terms, grammatical expressions, concepts, and, most helpfully, comments on the context of the passage." Religious Studies Review

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