Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 March 2014

400 Pages

7.7 x 5.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199595181

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Discourses, Fragments, Handbook

Robin Hard and Christopher Gill

Oxford World's Classics

  • The only complete modern translation of Epictetus' Discourses, the most widely read and influential of all Stoic writings, together with the Handbook, and fragments.
  • A new translation by Robin Hard combining philosophical accuracy and accessibility as modern English.
  • Introduction by Christopher Gill takes into account the most recent work on the interpretation of Epictetus and Stoic ethics more generally.
  • Comprehensive notes include useful summaries of individual discourses.
  • Index of Themes in addition to an Index of Names enables readers to track recurrent motifs in the work.

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