Plato: Complete Works / Edition 1 available in Hardcover
Outstanding translations by leading contemporary scholarsmany commissioned especially for this volumeare presented here in the first single edition to include the entire surviving corpus of works attributed to Plato in antiquity. In his introductory essay, John Cooper explains the presentation of these works, discusses questions concerning the chronology of their composition, comments on the dialogue form in which Plato wrote, and offers guidance on approaching the reading and study of Plato's works.
Also included are concise introductions by Cooper and Hutchinson to each translation, meticulous annotation designed to serve both scholar and general reader, and a comprehensive index. This handsome volume offers fine paper and a high-quality Smyth-sewn cloth binding in a sturdy, elegant edition.
|Publisher:||Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.|
|Edition description:||New Edition|
|Product dimensions:||6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 2.30(d)|
About the Author
John M. Cooper is Henry Putnam University Professor of Philosophy, Princeton University.
Table of Contents
Introduction; Editorial Notes; AcknowledgmentsEuthyphro, Apology, Crito, Phaedo, trans. G. M. A. GrubeCratylus, trans. C. D. C. ReeveTheaetetus, trans. M. J. Levett, rev. M. BurnyeatSophist, trans. N. WhiteStatesman, trans. C. J. RoweParmenides, trans. M. L. Gill and P. RyanPhilebus, trans. D. FredeSymposium, Phaedrus, trans. A. Nehamas and P. WoodruffAlcibiades, trans. D. S. HutchinsonSecond Alcibiades, trans. A. KennyHipparchus, trans. N. SmithRival Lovers, trans. J. MitscherlingTheages, trans. N. D. SmithCharmides, Laches, trans. R. K. SpragueLysis, trans. S. LombardoEuthydemus, trans. R. K. SpragueProtagoras, trans. S. Lombardo and K. BellGorgias, trans. D. J. ZeylMeno, trans. G. M. A. GrubeGreater Hippias, trans. P. WoodruffLesser Hippias, trans. N. J. SmithIon, trans. P. WoodruffMenexenus, trans. P. RyanClitophon, trans. F. J. GonzalezRepublic, trans. G. M. A. Grube, rev. C. D. C. ReeveTimaeus, trans. D. J. ZeylCritias, trans. D. ClayMinos, trans. M. SchofieldLaws, trans. T. SaundersEpinomis, trans. R. D. McKirahan, JrLetters, trans. G. R. MorrowDefinitions, trans. D. S. HutchinsonOn Justice, trans. A. S. BeckerOn Virtue, trans. M. ReuterDemodocus, trans. J. BarnesSisyphus, trans. D. GallopHalcyon, trans. B. InwoodEryxias, trans. M. JoyalAxiochus, trans. J. P. HershbellEpigrams, trans. J. M. Edmonds, rev. J. M. Cooper Index