By Plato,John M. Cooper,D. S. Hutchinson

Outstanding translations through major modern scholars--many commissioned specially for this volume--are provided right here within the first unmarried version to incorporate the total surviving corpus of works attributed to Plato in antiquity. In his introductory essay, John Cooper explains the presentation of those works, discusses questions in regards to the chronology in their composition, reviews at the discussion shape within which Plato wrote, and provides advice on drawing close the analyzing and examine of Plato's works.

Also integrated are concise introductions through Cooper and Hutchinson to every translation, meticulous annotation designed to serve either student and normal reader, and a accomplished index. This good-looking quantity bargains high-quality paper and a superb Smyth-sewn textile binding in a strong, based edition.

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