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Lives of the philosophers.

Author: Diogenes Laertius.; A Robert Caponigri
Publisher: Chicago, Regnery [1969]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This rich compendium on the lives and doctrines of philosophers ranges over three centuries, from Thales to Epicurus (to whom the whole tenth book is devoted); 45 important figures are portrayed. Diogenes Laertius carefully compiled his information from hundreds of sources and enriches his accounts with numerous quotations.
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Genre/Form: Biography
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Diogenes Laertius.
Lives of the philosophers.
Chicago, Regnery [1969]
(OCoLC)894470999
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Diogenes Laertius.; A Robert Caponigri
OCLC Number: 537987
Notes: "Gateway edition."
Translation of (romanized: Philosophōn biōn kai dogmatōn synagōgē).
Description: xxi, 266 pages 21 cm
Other Titles: Lives, teachings, and sayings of famous philosophers.
Responsibility: Translated and edited by A. Robert Caponigri.

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This rich compendium on the lives and doctrines of philosophers ranges over three centuries, from Thales to Epicurus (to whom the whole tenth book is devoted); 45 important figures are portrayed. Diogenes Laertius carefully compiled his information from hundreds of sources and enriches his accounts with numerous quotations.

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