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The republic

Author: Plato.; Reginald E Allen
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"R. E. Allen's highly regarded translations of the dialogues of Plato have been praised for their faithfulness and readability. Many years in the making, his translation of The Republic has been eagerly awaited. It comes now to crown a distinguished classicist's efforts to make Plato's works available in readable and accurate translations. This new, lucid translation of Plato's greatest dialogue is the first major
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Ouvrages avant 1800
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Plato.; Reginald E Allen
ISBN: 0300114516 9780300114515 9780300136371 0300136374
OCLC Number: 63116816
Language Note: Translated from the Ancient Greek.
Description: xxviii, 369 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Preface --
Introduction --
The Republic --
Book I --
Book II --
Book III --
Book IV --
Book V --
Book VI --
Book VII --
Book VIII --
Book IX --
Book X.
Other Titles: Republic.
Responsibility: Plato ; translated and with an introduction by R.E. Allen.
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