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A History of Greek Philosophy, Volume 4: Plato: The Man and His Dialogues: Earlier Period

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The fourth volume of Professor Guthrie's great history of Greek thought deals exclusively with Plato. Plato, however, so prolific a writer, so profoundly original in his thought, and so colossal an influence on the later history of philosophy, that it has not been possible to confine him to one volume. Volume IV therefore offers a general introduction to his life and writi ...more
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Published December 22nd 2005 by Cambridge University Press (first published 1975)
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The fourth volume of Professor Guthrie's great history of Greek thought deals exclusively with Plato. Plato, however, so prolific a writer, so profoundly original in his thought, and so colossal an influence on the later history of philosophy, that it has not been possible to confine him to one volume. Volume IV therefore offers a general introduction to his life and writings, and covers the so-cal
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William Keith Chambers Guthrie was a Scottish classical scholar, best known for his History of Greek Philosophy, published in six volumes between 1962 and his death.

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A History of Greek Philosophy (8 books)
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  • A History of Greek Philosophy, Volume 2: The Presocratic Tradition from Parmenides to Democritus
  • A History of Greek Philosophy 3: The Fifth-Century Enlightenment
  • A History of Greek Philosophy, Volume 3: The Fifth Century Enlightenment, Part 1: The Sophists
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