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Plato (c.427-347 BC) stands with Socrates and Aristotle as one of the shapers of the whole intellectual tradition of the West. He founded in Athens the Academy, the first permanent institution devoted to philosophical research and teaching, and theprototype of all Western universities. Desmond Lee was a fellow and tutor of Classics at Corpus Christi College, Cambridge, and later became President of St Hughes Hall, Cambridge.Language Notes:
Text: English, Greek (translation)
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Descrizione libro Penguin Books, 1955. Trade paperback. Condizione libro: New. 2nd Revised ed.. Text in Greek, Ancient (to 1453), English. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 467 p. Contains: Illustrations. Penguin Classics. Audience: Young adult. Codice libro della libreria Alibris_0009140
Descrizione libro Penguin Classics, 1955. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Rev/2nd Rp. Codice libro della libreria DADAX0140440488
Descrizione libro Penguin Classics, 1955. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria 0140440488
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Descrizione libro Penguin Classics, 1955. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria P110140440488