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DetailsTwo major works by one of history's best known and most widely read and studied philosophers. "Gorgias" addresses the temptations of success and the rewards of a moral life; "Timaeus" is an explanation of the world in terms not only of physical laws but also of metaphysical and religious principles. B. Jowett translation.ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Plato ranks among the most familiar ancient philosophers, along with his teacher, Socrates, and his student, Aristotle. In addition to writing philosophical dialogues used to teach logic, ethics, rhetoric, religion, and mathematics as well as philosophy he founded Athens' Academy, the Western world's first institution of higher learning.ABOUT THE TRANSLATOR: Benjamin Jowett was renowned as an influential tutor and administrative reformer in the University of Oxford, a theologian and translator of Plato and Thucydides. He was Master of Balliol College, Oxford.
SKU Code PRK B 3478 Weight in Kg 0.0900 Brand Bookwomb Dispatch Period in Days 3 ISBN No. 9780486427591 Author Name PLATO. Translated by Benjamin Jowett Publisher Name DOVER PUBLICATION