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Plato: Clitophon (Cambridge Classical Texts and Commentaries)

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The Clitophon, a discussion in general ascribed to Plato, is critical for targeting Socrates' position as an exhorter of alternative humans to interact in philosophy. this is often the 1st serious version to be released in approximately seventy years and the 1st ever statement in English. Professor Slings presents a textual content in line with new exam of all proper manuscripts and accompanies it with a translation. The booklet additionally encompasses a very broad creation and observation.

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