Rhodes, P. J.
Title A COMMENTARY ON THE ARISTOTELIAN ATHENAION POLITEIA
Book Condition Very Good
Publisher Oxford University Press 1993
0198149425 / 9780198149422
Seller ID 15770
Faint corner crease to upper corner of front wrap and first few pages. Light shelfwear. ; Clarendon Paperbacks; 824 pages; This is the first comprehensive commentary on the Athenaion Politeia since that of J.E. Sandys in 1912. The Introduction discusses the history of the text; the contents, purpose, and sources of the work; its language and style; its date, and the evidence for revision after the completion of the original version; and the place of the work in the Aristotelian school. The Commentary concentrates on the historical and institutional facts which the work sets out to give, their sources, and their relation to other accounts. Textual and linguistic questions are also addressed.
Aristotle Political Science Greek Literature Classical Greek & Roman Philosophers And Philosophy