skip to content
Problems Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Problems

Author: Aristotle.; Robert Mayhew; David C Mirhady; Anaximenes, of Lampsacus.
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2011.
Series: Loeb classical library, 316-317.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : [New ed.]View all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Problems, the third-longest work in the Aristotelian corpus, contains thirty-eight books covering more than 900 problems about living things, meteorology, ethical and intellectual virtues, parts of the human body, and miscellaneous questions. Although Problems is an accretion of multiple authorship over several centuries, it offers a fascinating technical view of Peripatetic method and thought. Rhetoric to  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Aristotle.; Robert Mayhew; David C Mirhady; Anaximenes, of Lampsacus.
ISBN: 9780674996557 0674996550 9780674996564 0674996569
OCLC Number: 758356206
Language Note: Texts in Greek with English translations on facing pages; introductions in English.
Notes: Vol. 2 has title: Problems / Aristotle ; edited and translated by Robert Mayhew. Rhetoric to Alexander / edited and translated by David C. Mirhady.
The first work ("Problems") may contain passages written by Aristotle, but he is no longer considered to be the sole author of the work. The second work ("Rhetoric to Alexander") is now attributed to Anaximenes of Lampsacus.
Description: 2 volumes ; 17 cm.
Contents: [V. 1]. Bk. 1-19 --
[v. 2]. Bk. 20-38; Rhetoric to Alexander.
Series Title: Loeb classical library, 316-317.
Other Titles: Rhetorica ad Alexandrum.
Rhetoric to Alexander.
Problemata physica.
Aristotle's Physical problems arranged according to kind
Physical problems arranged according to kind
Responsibility: Aristotle ; edited and translated by Robert Mayhew.

Abstract:

Although Problems is an accretion of multiple authorship over several centuries, it offers a fascinating technical view of Peripatetic method and thought.  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

Mayhew's new edition and translation are sure to draw more English-speaking readers to this fascinating text, whose present neglect is all the more startling given its former influence on Classical Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/758356206>
dcterms:hasPart
dcterms:hasPart
library:oclcnum"758356206"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/758356206>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:bookEdition"[New ed.]."
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:datePublished"2011"
schema:description"Problems, the third-longest work in the Aristotelian corpus, contains thirty-eight books covering more than 900 problems about living things, meteorology, ethical and intellectual virtues, parts of the human body, and miscellaneous questions. Although Problems is an accretion of multiple authorship over several centuries, it offers a fascinating technical view of Peripatetic method and thought. Rhetoric to Alexander, which provides practical advice to orators, was likely composed during the period of Aristotleʹs tutorship of Alexander, perhaps by Anaximenes, another of Alexanderʹs tutors. Both Problems and Rhetoric to Alexander replace the earlier Loeb edition by Hett and Rackham, with texts and translations incorporating the latest scholarship. -- Book jacket."@en
schema:description"[V. 1]. Bk. 1-19 -- [v. 2]. Bk. 20-38; Rhetoric to Alexander."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1370208>
schema:genre"Early works."@en
schema:genre"Early works"@en
schema:hasPart
schema:hasPart
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Problems"@en
schema:name"Problemata physica."@en
schema:name"Physical problems arranged according to kind"@en
schema:name"Aristotle's Physical problems arranged according to kind"@en
schema:publisher
schema:url
umbel:isLike<http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBB186104>

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.