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Author Ficino, Marsilio, 1433-1499.
Uniform Title Works. Selections. English & Latin. 2008
Title Commentaries on Plato / Marsilio Ficino ;
Published Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2008-
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 Floor2  B395 .F4713 2008  v.2 pt.1    IN LIBRARY
 Floor2  B395 .F4713 2008  v.2 pt.2    IN LIBRARY
  
Description v. ; 21 cm.
Series The I Tatti Renaissance library ; 34, 51, 52
I Tatti Renaissance library ; 51-52.
Note Volume 1 is a revised edition of Michael J.B. Allen's 1981 edition, published under the title: Marsilio Ficino and the Phaedran charioteer.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents V. 1. Phaedrus and Ion / edited and translated by Michael J.B. Allen -- v. 2 (in 2 parts). Parmenides / edited and translated by Maude Vanhaelen.
Summary Volume 1 contains analysis and commentary on the 'Phaedrus', which is explicated as a meditation on 'beauty in all its forms' and a work of theology. The commentary on the 'Ion' explores a poetics of divine inspiration that leads to the Neoplatonist portrayal of the soul as a rhapsode whose song is an ascent into the mind of God.
Language Ficino's texts in Latin with English translation on facing pages; introduction and notes in English.
Subject Plato.
Plato. Phaedrus.
Plato. Ion.
Plato. Parmenides.
Related Names Plato. Phaedrus.
Plato. Ion.
Plato. Parmenides.
Allen, Michael J. B.
Vanhaelen, Maude.
Ficino, Marsilio, 1433-1499. Argumentum et commentarius in Phaedrum. English & Latin.
Ficino, Marsilio, 1433-1499. Argumentum in Platonis Ionem de furore poetico. English & Latin.
Ficino, Marsilio, 1433-1499. Commentarius in Parmenidum. English & Latin.
Related Titles Marsilio Ficino and the Phaedran charioteer.
Related To Online version: Ficino, Marsilio, 1433-1499. Selections. English & Latin. 2008. Commentaries on Plato. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2008- (OCoLC)609214132
ISBN 0674064712 (v. 2, pt. 1)
0674031199 (v. 1: alk. paper)
9780674031197 (v. 1: alk. paper)
9780674064713 (v. 2, pt. 1)
9780674064720 (v. 2, pt. 2)
0674064720 (v. 2, pt. 2)
OCLC number 225874258