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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 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.
Contains 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 Title 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