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Author Heraclides, Ponticus, approximately 390 B.C.-310 B.C.

Title Heraclides of Pontus : texts and translations / edited by Eckart Schütrumpf ; Peter Stork, Jan van Ophuijsen, and Susan Prince, translators
Published Somerset : Routledge, 2018


Description 1 online resource (310 pages)
Series Rutgers University Studies in Classical Humanities
Rutgers University studies in classical humanities ; v. 14.
Contents Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Preface; Contributors; Chapter 1: Heraclides of Pontus: The Sources, Text and Translation
Virtues, happiness -- On religious observance -- Politics -- Eros, pleasure -- Psychology -- Nature -- Astronomy -- Underworld
Summary "Heraclides of Pontus hailed from the shores of the Black Sea. He studied with Aristotle in Plato's Academy, and became a respected member of that school. During Plato's third trip to Sicily, Heraclides served as head of the Academy was almost elected its head on the death of Speusippus. This volume contains a new edition of the sources for Heraclides' life and thought. The text is edited by Eckart Schutrumpf and the translation by Peter Stork, Jan van Ophuijsen and Susan Prince."--Jacket
Notes Parallel text in English and Greek
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Subject Heraclides, Ponticus, approximately 390 B.C.-310 B.C. -- Criticism and interpretation
Heraclides, Ponticus, approximately 390 B.C.-310 B.C. -- Translations into English
Heraclides, Ponticus, approximately 390 B.C.-310 B.C.
Philosophy, Ancient.
Philosophy, Ancient
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Schütrumpf, Eckart.
Stork, Peter.
Van Ophuijsen, Jan
Prince, Susan.
ISBN 9781351515986
Other Titles Works. English & Greek. 2008