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Posidonius 2 volume set (Cambridge Classical Texts and Commentaries)

by Posidonius of Apamea, of Rhodes

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ancient Western philosophy to c 500,
  • Greek Literature,
  • Ancient (Classical) Greek,
  • Philosophy,
  • History & Surveys - Ancient & Classical,
  • Philosophy / General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsI. G. Kidd (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages1088
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7737919M
    ISBN 100521354994
    ISBN 109780521354998

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Posidonius (Greek: Ποσειδώνιος, Poseidonios, meaning "of Poseidon") "of Apameia" (ὁ Ἀπαμεύς) or "of Rhodes" (ὁ Ῥόδιος) (c. BCE – c. 51 BCE), was a Greek Stoic philosopher, politician, astronomer, geographer, historian and teacher native to Apamea, Syria. He was acclaimed as the greatest polymath of his age.

His vast body of work exists today only in : c. BCE, Apamea. Posidonius was one of the most important philosophers and intellectuals writing in the Greco-Roman world of the first half of the first century B.C.

This book is a commentary on the surviving testimonia and fragments of his work collected in volume 1. To coincide with the publication of Professor Kidd's long-awaited Commentary on Posidonius, the text of the Fragments, first published inis being issued in a new edition. This edition contains sixty new readings, nearly eighty alterations to the apparatus criticus, corrections of errors, and cross-references to recently Posidonius 2 volume set book works.

To coincide with the publication of Professor Kidd's long-awaited Commentary on Posidonius, the text of the Fragments, first published inis being issued in a new edition.

This edition contains sixty new readings, nearly eighty alterations to the apparatus criticus, corrections of errors, and cross-references to recently published works.4/5(3). 26 followers halfmoonusedbooks ( halfmoonusedbooks's feedback score is ) Posidonius 2 Volume Hardback Set: Volume 2, The Commentary (Cambridge Classical.

$ Free shipping. The Audio Programming Book (The MIT Press). To coincide with the publication of Professor Kidd's long-awaited Commentary on Posidonius, the text of the Fragments, first published inis being issued in a new edition. This edition contains sixty new readings, nearly eighty alterations to the apparatus criticus, corrections of errors, Price: $ Posidonius 2 Volume Hardback Set: Volume 2, the Commentary.

Kidd (ed.) - - Cambridge University Press. This book is a commentary on the surviving testimonia and fragments of Posidonius' work collected in Volume I of this edition. Posidonius was one of the most important philosophers and intellectuals writing in the first century BC.

Posidonius 2 Volume Hardback Set: Volume 2, The Commentary (Cambridge Classical Texts and Commentaries) (Vol 2) Posidonius. Published by Cambridge University Press () ISBN This book is a commentary on the surviving testimonia and fragments of his work collected in volume 1.

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51 bce), Greek philosopher, considered the most-learned man of his time and, possibly, of the entire Stoic school. Poseidonius, nicknamed “the Athlete,” was a native of Apamea in Syria and a pupil of the Greek Stoic philosopher spent many years in travel and scientific research in Spain.

Posidonius (pōsēdō`nēəs), c–c B.C., Greek Stoic philosopher, b. Apamea, Syria. He settled in Rhodes after extensive travels. Noted for his learning, Posidonius gave new life to Stoicism by fortifying it with contemporary learning.

Although his writings have been lost, it is known that they were copious. THE HISTORIES (with book numbers) A garbled entry in the Suda (10th century A.D.) says that "Poseidonius of Alexandria, Stoic philosopher wrote a history continuing from Polybius in 52 books, down to the Cyrenaic war and Ptolemy".

Book 2 Athen_'c-d A feast in the temple of Hercules, to celebrate a Roman triumph. Book 3 Athen_'b-c Preparations for war.

Posidonius was a major intellectual figure of the Hellenistic world whose interests and contribution spread over the whole intellectual field: philosophy, history, the sciences.

His writings are of interest not only to philosophers and classicists, but also to historians and history of science. His work survives only in fragments. The text of these fragments, collected and edited by L. Posidonius was a major intellectual figure of the Hellenistic world whose interests and contribution spread over the whole intellectual field: philosophy, history, the sciences.

His writings are of interest not only to philosophers and classicists, but also to. Posidonius Volume II, The Commentary: Testimonia and Fragments 1– & Fragments –). [REVIEW] James Longrigg - - British Journal for the History of Science 23 (4) Posidonius.

Posidonius is a lunar impact crater that is located on the north-eastern edge of Mare Serenitatis, to the south of Lacus was named after ancient Greek philosopher and geographer Posidonius of Apamea. The crater Chacornac is attached to Coordinates: 31°53′N 29°59′E / °N.

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