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Republic

Author: Plato.; G M A Grube; C D C Reeve
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Since its publication in 1974, scholars throuhgout the humanities have adopted G.M.A. Grube's masterful translation for the Republic as the edition of choice for their study and teaching of Plato's most influential work. In this revision, C.D.C. Reeve furthers Grube's success both in preserving the subtlety of Plato's philosophical argument and in rendering the dialogue in lively, fluent English that remains  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Plato.; G M A Grube; C D C Reeve
OCLC Number: 85765411
Notes: Originally published: Indianapolis : Hackett Pub. Co., ©1992.
Description: 1 audio disc : digital, mono ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: 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 by G.M.A. Grube ; revised by C.D.C. Reeve.

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The revised edition of Grube's classic translation follows and furthers Grube's noted success incombining fidelity to Plato's text with natural readability, while reflecting the fruits of  Read more...

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C.D.C. Reeve has taken the excellent Grube translation and, without sacrificing accuracy, rendered it into a vivid and contemporary style. It is intensity that is often lost in translation, but not Read more...

 
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