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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Homer, having been gifted with a divine nature, built an ordered structure of
manifold verse. 22. The eagle has black bones. 23. (Schol1ast on Homer: The
Trojan herald speaking to the Greeks says of Paris ' Would that he had perished
barbarians demand hymns of praise, but those against Greeks, lamentations. 6. (
From the 'Funeral Oration: typical passage of antitheses): For what did these men
lack that men should have? What did they have that men should not have?
... prayers, and'the petitions of friends are useful when judgement depends on the
mob; but before you, the foremost of the Greeks, I need not use these devices, but
only justice and truth. (34) You must not heed words rather than facts^ nor ...
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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