Gorgias: A Revised Text, with Introduction and Commentary

(ed.)
Clarendon Press (1990)

Abstract
This paperback edition of Dodds's standard edition of Plato's Gorgias is designed to meet the needs both of undergraduates and professional scholars. The text and apparatus criticus are based on a fresh survey of the evidence: two major manuscripts are here for the first time fully collated, and account has been taken both of new papyri and of the exceptionally rich indirect tradition. The text is supplemented by a full introduction giving details on the subject and structure of the dialogue, its characters and intended historical setting, the real date of composition, and the background to Plato and Athens at the time of composition. The commentary, besides explaining Platonic usages and discussing textual points, aims to treat the historical, philosphical, and literary questions which arise from the text.
Keywords No keywords specified (fix it)
Categories (categorize this paper)
ISBN(s) 9780198144953
Options
Edit this record
Mark as duplicate
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Request removal from index
Revision history

Download options

PhilArchive copy


Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy     Papers currently archived: 54,676
External links

Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
Through your library

References found in this work BETA

No references found.

Add more references

Citations of this work BETA

No citations found.

Add more citations

Similar books and articles

Plato Respublica.S. R. Slings (ed.) - 2003 - Oxford University Press.
Plato: Clitophon. Plato - 1999 - Cambridge University Press.
Selections From Plato. Plato - 1911 - University of Oklahoma Press.

Analytics

Added to PP index
2012-01-31

Total views
2 ( #1,355,019 of 2,386,739 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
1 ( #552,015 of 2,386,739 )

How can I increase my downloads?

Downloads

My notes