Book ID: CBB000060741

Theophrastus of Eresus: On his life and work (1985)


Fortenbaugh, William W. (Editor)
Huby, Pamela M. (Editor)
Long, Anthony A. (Editor)

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Publication Date: 1985
Physical Details: ix + 355 pp.; notes; index

Description Contents: Sollenberger, Michael G.: Diogenes Laertius 5.36-57: The Vita Theophrasti. Gutas, Dimitri: The life, works, and sayings of Theophrastus in the Arabic tradition. Daiber, Hans: A survey of Theophrastean texts and ideas in Arabic: Some new material. Gutas, Dimitri: The starting point of philosophical studies in Alexandrian and Arabic Aristotelianism. Barnes, Jonathan: Theophrastus and hypothetical syllogistic. Lennox, James G.: Theophrastus on the limits of teleology. Huby, Pamela M.: Medieval evidence for Theophrastus' discussion of the intellect. Sharples, Robert W.: Theophrastus on tastes and smells. Sedley, David N.: Three notes on Theophrastus' treatment of tastes and smells. Fortenbaugh, William W.: Theophrastus on emotion. Podlecki, Anthony J.: Theophrastus on history and politics. Innes, Doreen C.: Theophrastus and the theory of style. Fortenbaugh, William W.: Theophrastus on delivery. Barker, Andrew: Theophrastus on pitch and melody.

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Review Engberg-Pedersen, T. (1987) Review of "Theophrastus of Eresus: On his life and work". Classical Review (pp. 53-57). unapi

Review Pellegrin, P. (1986) Review of "Theophrastus of Eresus: On his life and work". Revue Philosophique de la France et de l' Étranger (pp. 503-4). unapi

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Authors & Contributors
Battegazzore, Antonio Mario
Mignucci, Mario
Sharples, Robert W.
Theophrastus of Eresus
Glucker, John
Patil, Parimal G
Sandalion: Quaderni di Cultura Classica, Cristiana e Medievale
Journal of the History of Ideas
Berichte zur Wissenschaftsgeschichte
Journal of the Warburg and Courtauld Institutes
Zeitschrift für Geschichte der Arabisch-Islamischen Wissenschaften
Science in Context
Les Belles Lettres
de Gruyter
Harvard University
Plant diseases
Natural philosophy
Explanation; hypotheses; theories
Theophrastos of Eresos
Dioscorides, Pedanios
Mann, Marty
Straton of Lampsacus
Time Periods
17th century
3rd century, B.C.
Mediterranean region

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