Ancilla to the pre-Socratic philosophers: a complete translation of the fragments in Diels, Fragmente der Vorsokratiker
This book is a complete translation of the fragments of the pre-Socratic philosophers given in the fifth edition of Diels, Fragmente der Vorsokratiker.
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Foreword 1 (66) Orpheus 1 2 (67) Musaeus 7 3 (68) Epimenides 9 4 (68a)
Hesiod 12 5 (69) Phocus 13 6 (70) Cleostratus 13 7 (71) Pherecydes 13 8 (72)
Theagenes 15 9 (73) Acusilaus 15 10 (73a) The Seven Sages — — 18 1 1 ( 1)
ACUSILAUS OF ARGOS Acus1lAus of Argos lived probably in the sixth century
b.C. He wrote a prose work on the origins of Gods and men, called Genealogies.
1 . (Chaos was the first principle, and after it the pair, Erebus the male and Night ...
(Asclepius was killed by Zeus). 9a. (Ouranos flung the Hundred-armed Giants
into Tartarus, fearing that they would prevail, and knowing their sins). 9b. (
Acusilaus like Homer briefly tells the story of the giants). 9c. (Heracles died in the
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A definitely must read for any Philosophy student or anyone interested in knowing the origins of Western thought. Here you find all the known fragments of the early Greek Philosophers without ... Read full review