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Published: 01 October 2017

216 Pages

6 x 8 inches

ISBN: 9781786940162

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Plato's Atlantis Story

Text, Translation and Commentary

Second Edition

Christopher Gill

Liverpool University Press

  • Combination of Greek text of Plato's Atlantis story with commentary - text and commentary interleaved to give maximum help to those reading it in Greek
  • Full interpretative introduction, offering a new reading of Plato's story, taking account of scholarship on the story up to the present day
  • Commentary gives much helpful comment on grammar and meaning, useful for students, and supported by a complete vocabulary of Greek terms
  • New translation of the relevant Platonic texts; translation referred to in notes on grammar and language in commentary