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Action Philosophers Giant-Size Thing Vol. 1 by Fred Van Lente
Adventures in Genius by Will Durant
Aerobics for the Mind: Practical Exercises in Philosophy that Anybody can Do by Michael Potts PhD
After Writing: On the Liturgical Cosummation of Philosophy by Catherine Pickstock
The Age of Absurdity: Why Modern Life Makes it Hard to be Happy by Michael Foley
Alexander the Great and His Time by Agnes Savill
Alexander to Actium: The Historical Evolution of the Hellenistic Age by Peter Green
The Alphabet Abecedarium: Some Notes on Letters by Richard A. Firmage
Anatomy of Criticism: Four Essays by Northrop Frye
The Anatomy of Melancholy by Robert Burton428-347
Ancient Thought: Plato & Aristotle by Norman F. Cantor
Apocalypse Wow by James Finn Garner
Apology by Plato
Apology ; Crito ; Euthyphro [Translation] by Plato
Approaching Plato : a guide to the early and middle dialogues by Mark Anderson
Aristotle, containing selections from seven of the most important books by Aristotle
The Art of Building in the Classical World: Vision, Craftsmanship, and Linear Perspective in Greek and Roman Architecture by John R. Senseney
Aspects of Antiquity: Discoveries and Controversies by M. I. Finley
The Athenian Murders by José Carlos Somoza
Bad Science: Quacks, Hacks, and Big Pharma Flacks by Ben Goldacre
Basic Teachings of the Great Philosophers by S. E. Frost
Beknopte geschiedenis der wijsbegeerte by R. Casimir
Believing Bullshit: How Not to Get Sucked into an Intellectual Black Hole by Stephen Law
The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
By Being, It Is: The Thesis of Parmenides by Nestor-Luis Cordero
The Cambridge Companion to Plato by Richard Kraut
The Case of the Fiddle-Playing Fox by John R. Ericksona bird dog
The Case of the Kidnapped Collie #26 (Hank the Cowdog) by John R. Ericksona bird dog, very nice
The Chains of Olympus by Scott Gray
Che cosa possiamo sperare? by Ghislain Lafontnot in English Common Knowledge
Classics of Western Philosophy by Steven M. Cahn
Coffee with Plato (Coffee with...Series) by Donald R. Moor
Coming of Age in the Milky Way by Timothy Ferris
Confessions of a Philosopher: A Personal Journey Through Western Philosophy from Plato to Popper (Modern Library Paperbacks) by Bryan Magee
The Crown of Violet [adapted - Oxford Bookworms] by John Escott
The Death of Socrates (Profiles in History) by Emily Wilson
The Dictes and Sayings of the Philosophers by Abū al-Wafāʾ Mubashshir ibn Fātik
The Dimensions of Paradise by John F. Michell428-347
The Discarded Image: An Introduction to Medieval and Renaissance Literature by C. S. Lewis
Discovering Plato by Alexandre Koyré
Discovering the Philosopher in You: The Big Questions in Philosophy (Modern Scholar) by Colin McGinn
Diuini Platonis opera omnia quae exstant. Marsilio Ficino interprete. Graecus contextus quam diligentissime cum emendatioribus exemplaribus collatus est: Latina interpretatio a quam-plurimis superiorum editionum mendis expurgata. Argumentis perpetuis, & commentariis quibusdam eiusdem Marsilii Ficini, iisque nunc multo emendatius quam antehac editis, totum opus explanatum est atque illustratum. Adiectus est Index rerum omnium locupletissimus by Plato
The Divided City: On Memory and Forgetting in Ancient Athens by Nicole Loraux
Do You Think You're Clever?: The Oxford and Cambridge Questions by John Farndon
Doubt: A History: The Great Doubters and Their Legacy of Innovation from Socrates and Jesus to Thomas Jefferson and Emily Dickinson by Jennifer Michael Hecht
Détresse du politique, force du religieux by Paul Valadiernot in English Common Knowledge
Early Socratic Dialogues by Plato
Economic Thought Before Adam Smith by Murray Rothbard
The Elements of Moral Philosophy by James Rachels
Encounter with God by Morton T. Kelsey
Enthusiasm And Divine Madness by Josef Pieper
Epicurus And The Pleasant Life: A Philosophy of Nature by Haris Dimitriadis
Epicurus the Sage by William Messner-Loebs
Epicurus the Sage, Volume 2: The Many Loves of Zeus by William Messner-Loebs
Essays on philosophy and the classics by John Stuart Mill
The Etymologicon: A Circular Stroll Through the Hidden Connections of the English Language by Mark Forsyth
Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Heaven, but Never Dreamed of Asking by Peter Kreeft428-347
The Examined Life: Readings from Western Philosophers from Plato to Kant by Stanley Rosen
Examined Lives: From Socrates to Nietzsche by Jim Miller
The Existence of God by Wallace I. Matson
The Existence of God (Problems of Philosophy Series) by John Harwood Hick428-347
Eyewitness to History by John Carey
Faded Love by John R. Ericksona bird dog
Faith and Reason: the Philosophy of Religion by Peter Kreeft428-347
The faith of Epicurus by Benjamin Farrington
Fighting Words: The Origins of Religious Violence by Hector Avalos428-347
Flussi e riflussi : indagine sull'origine di una teoria scientifica by Lucio Russo
Founders of the Middle Ages by Edward Kennard Rand
Genius: A Mosaic of One Hundred Exemplary Creative Minds by Harold Bloom
Gewaltlosigkeit und Wahrheit Studien zur Therapie der Gewalt bei Platon und Gandhi by Werner Kremp
God and Forms in Plato by Richard D. Mohr428-347
God in Himself: Aquinas' Doctrine of God as Expounded in the Summa Theologiae by W. J. Hankey
The Golden Mean by Annabel Lyon
Gorgias [Translation] by Plato
The Great Conversation: A Historical Introduction to Philosophy by Norman Melchert
The Great Philosophers: An Introduction to Western Philosophy by Bryan Magee
The Great Philosophers: From Socrates to Turing by Ray Monk
The Greatest Minds and Ideas of All Time by Will Durant
The Greek Philosophers from Thales to Aristotle by W. K. C. Guthrie
Greek textual criticism; a reader by Robert Renehan
Greek Thinkers: v. 3: A History of Ancient Philosophy by Theodor Gomperz
Greek tragedy by Gilbert Norwood
The Greek Tyrants by Antony Andrewes
The Greek Way by Edith Hamilton
A Handbook of Greek Literature: From Homer to the Age of Lucian by H. J. Rose
Happy: Why More or Less Everything is Absolutely Fine by Derren Brown
The Harmony of the Spheres by Joscelyn Godwin
Heaven by Randy Alcornnot in English Common KnowledgeGreek philosopher, p 52
Heidegger and Plato: Toward Dialogue (Topics in Historical Philosophy) by Catalin Partenie
Heidegger's Confusions by Paul Edwards
Herakleitos and Diogenes by Guy Davenport
Hercules: The Legendary Journeys: Season 2 by Christian WilliamsPeter Needham
A History of Ancient Greek Literature by Gilbert Murray
A History of Greek Philosophy {set} by W. K. C. Guthrie
A History of Greek Philosophy: Volume 4. Plato: The Man and his Dialogues. Earlier Period by W. K. C. Guthrie
A History of Greek Philosophy: Volume 5. The Later Plato and the Academy by W. K. C. Guthrie
A History of Philosophy, Vol. 1, Part I : Greece & Rome by Frederick Copleston
A History of Reading by Alberto Manguel
History of the Idea of Progress by Robert Nisbet
A History of Western Philosophy by Bertrand Russell
Homer the Preclassic by Gregory Nagy
The House of Wisdom: How Arabic Science Saved Ancient Knowledge and Gave Us the Renaissance by Jim Al-Khalili
How to think about weird things : critical thinking for a new age by Theodore Schick Jr.
How to Think Like a Bat and 34 Other Really Interesting Uses of Philosophy by Peter Cave
Hypatia of Alexandria: Mathematician and Martyr by Michael A. B. Deakin
Ideas That Changed the World by Felipe Fernández-Armesto
Ihannevaltio : historiallinen johdatus yhteiskuntafilosofiaan by Matti Häyry
Image and Paradigm in Plato's Sophist by David Ambuel
Initiation of Plato by Manly P. Hall
Interpreting Plato's Dialogues by J. Angelo Corlett
Invented Knowledge: False History, Fake Science and Pseudo-religions by Ronald H. Fritze
Landscape of Wisdom: A Guided Tour of Western Philosophy by Christopher Biffle
Language, Truth and Logic by A. J. Ayer
The Legacy of Parmenides: Eleatic Monism and Later Presocratic Thought by Patricia Curd
Leo Strauss On Plato's Symposium by Leo Strauss
Leonardo and the Last Supper by Ross King
Let Sleeping Dogs Lie by John R. Ericksona bird dog
Little Journeys to the Homes of Great Teachers {complete} by Elbert Hubbard
Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great {complete} by Elbert Hubbard
Lost in the Blinded Blizzard by John R. Ericksonthe bird dog Beulah prefers to Hank -- he's clueless about how Hank feels
The Mask of Apollo by Mary Renault
Metaphysics and Oppression: Heidegger's Challenge to Western Philosophy by John McCumber
The Modern Library Collection of Greek and Roman Philosophy 3-Book Bundle: Meditations; Selected Dialogues of Plato; The Basic Works of Aristotle by Marcus Aurelius
The Monk and the Philosopher: A Father and Son Discuss the Meaning of Life by Jean-François Revel
The Mopwater Files by John R. Ericksona bird dog, very nice
Moral Minority: Our Skeptical Founding Fathers by Brooke Allen
Music and Trance: A Theory of the Relations Between Music and Possession by Gilbert Rouget
Music, Mysticism and Magic by Joscelyn Godwin
My One and Only Duke by Grace BurrowesNewgate cat, Quinn liberates
Myths and Mysteries in Archaeology, 7 CDs [The Modern Scholar Series] by Susan A. Johnston
Mīts un iztēle : [eseju krājums] by Roberts Mūks
The Nag Hammadi Scriptures by Marvin Meyer
A Natural History of Human Emotions by Stuart Walton
New essays on Plato and Aristotle by Gertrude Elizabeth Margaret Anscombe
The New Testament Background: Selected Documents by Charles K. Barrett428-347
Nietzsche's Philosophical Context: An Intellectual Biography (International Nietzsche Studies) by Thomas H Brobjer
Nietzsche: Philosopher, Psychologist, Antichrist by Walter Arnold Kaufmann
Numbers Rule: The Vexing Mathematics of Democracy, from Plato to the Present by George G. Szpiro
Nuptial Arithmetic : Marsilio Ficino's Commentary on the Fatal Number in Book VIII of Plato's Republic by Michael J. B. Allen
Obedience to Authority by Stanley Milgram
On the Fourfold Root of the Principle of Sufficient Reason by Arthur Schopenhauer
One and Many in Aristotle's Metaphysics: Books Alpha to Delta by Edward C. Halper
An Open Letter to Jesus Christ by De Robigne Mortimer Bennett428-347
The Open Society and Its Enemies by Karl Popper
The Open Society and Its Enemies, Volume I: The Spell of Plato by Karl Raimund Popper
The Oracle of Delphi by Scott Handcock
The Orpheus Descent by Tom Harper
Our great heritage, Volume 2 by Lyle W. Lange428-347)(p 67, 213, 215-219, 233, 250
Out of It: A Cultural History of Intoxication by Stuart Walton
Parmenides [Translation] by Plato
Parmenides and the History of Dialectic: Three Essays by Scott Austin
Participation and Tacit Knowledge in Plato, Machiavelli, and Hobbes by Aryeh Botwinick
The Passion of the Western Mind: Understanding the Ideas that Have Shaped Our World View by Richard Tarnas
Philosophical Documents in Education (3rd Edition) by Tony W. Johnson
Philosophie grecque: Socrate, Platon, Aristote by Françoise Kinot
Philosophy by Jeremy Harwood
Philosophy and Social Hope by Richard Rorty
Philosophy and Theurgy in Late Antiquity by Algis Uzdavinys
The Philosophy of Religion Reader by Chad Meister
Plato by R. M. Hare
Plato (Arguments of the Philosophers) by J.C.B. Gosling
Plato and Aristotle on Constitutionalism by Raymond Polin
Plato and Platonism: An introduction by J. N. Findley
Plato and the Internet (Postmodern Encounters) by Kieron O'Hara
Plato Complete Works by Plato
Plato for Beginners by Robert Cavalier
Plato in 90 Minutes by Paul Strathern
Plato on Art and Beauty (Philosophers in Depth) by Alison Denham
Plato the Myth Maker by Luc Brisson
Plato today by R. H. S. Crossman
Plato's Philosophers: The Coherence of the Dialogues by Catherine H. Zuckert
Plato's "Republic" : A Biography by Simon Blackburn
Plato's Late Ontology: A Riddle Resolved; with a new Introduction, and the Essay "Excess and Deficiency at Statesman by Kenneth Sayre
Plato's Universe by Gregory Vlastos
Plato's Utopia Recast: His Later Ethics and Politics by Christopher Bobonich
Plato, a collection of critical essays II: Ethics, Politics, and Philosophy of Art and Religion by Gregory Vlastos
Plato: A Collection of Critical Essays Vol 1 Metaphysics and epistemology by Gregory Vlastos
Plato: A Very Short Introduction by Julia Annas
Plato: The Giants of Philosophy by Berel Lang
Platon. Philosophie jetzt! by Plato
Platonic Errors: Plato, a Kind of Poet by Gene Fendt
Platonic Patterns: A Collection of Studies by Holger Thesleff
Platonic Tradition in Anglo-Saxon Philosophy: Studies in the History of Idealism in England and America by John H. Muirhead
The Poincare Conjecture: In Search of the Shape of the Universe by Donal O'Shea
Political Theory: The Classic Texts and Their Continuing Relevance by Joshua Kaplan
The Politics Book by Paul Kelly
The Portable Plato by Plato
Problems from Philosophy by James Rachels
Problems of Political Philosophy by D. D. Raphael
Protagoras [Translation] by Plato
The Quest for the Great White Quail by John R. Ericksonthe bird dog with whom Beulah is in love and vice versa
Re:Collections: The Best of Short Trips by Simon Guerrier
Readings in Philosophy by John Herman Randall
La Religion des Spartiates (Histoire) (French Edition) by Nicolas Richer
Religion in Plato and Cicero by John E. Rexine428-347
The Republic by Plato
The Rise and Fall of Alexandria: Birthplace of the Modern World by Justin Pollard428-347
The Route of Parmenides: A New Revised Edition with a New Introduction, Three Additional Essays and a Previously Unpublished Paper by Gregory Vlastos. by Alexander P. D. Mourelatos
Routledge Philosophy Guidebook to Plato and the Republic by Nickolas Pappas
Science fiction handbook, revised by L. Sprague de Camp
Scribes and Scholars: A Guide to the Transmission of Greek and Latin Literature by L. D. Reynolds428-347
Seducidos pola filosofía by Ramón Area Míguez
Sentience and Sensibility: A Conversation about Moral Philosophy by Matthew R. Silliman
Seven Theories of Human Nature by Leslie Stevenson
A Short History of Ethics: A History of Moral Philosophy from the Homeric Age to the Twentieth Century by Alasdair C. MacIntyre
Short Trips: The Quality of Leadership by Keith R. A. DeCandido
The slow percolation of forms: Charles Peirce's writings on Plato (Wincenty Lutoslawski) -- Dissertation by David L. O'Hara
Socrates by Anthony Gottlieb
Sophie's World by Jostein Gaarder
Source Readings in Music History: Antiquity and the Middle Ages by W. Oliver Strunk
The Story of Philosophy: The Lives and Opinions of the World's Greatest Philosophers by Will Durant
The Symposion in Ancient Greek Society and Thought by Fiona Hobden
TechGnosis: Myth, Magic, and Mysticism in the Age of Information by Erik Davis
Technical Readout: Succession Wars by Catalyst Game Labs
Therapeia: Plato's Conception of Philosophy (Library of Conservative Thought) by Robert Earl Cushman
To Think Like God: Pythagoras and Parmenides, The Origins of Philosophy by Arnold Hermann
Toward a New Interpretation of Plato by Giovanni Reale
The Trial of Socrates by I. F. Stone
Twelve Greeks and Romans Who Changed the World by Carl J. Richard
Twentieth Century Approaches to Plato by W. K. C. Guthrie
Unpopular Essays by Bertrand Russell
Upheavals of Thought: The Intelligence of Emotions by Martha C. Nussbaum
The Use and Abuse of History by M. I. Finley
Utopian Thought in the Western World by Frank E. Manuel
The value of free thought; how to become a truth-seeker and break the chains of mental slavery by Bertrand Russell
Die Weisheit des Westens. Mensch, Mythos und Geschichte. by Manfred Ehmer
What Great Infidels Have Done to Advance Civilization by Robert G. Ingersoll
Who Killed Captain Kirk? by Peter David
Women in Western Political Thought by Susan Moller Okin
The World's History and its Makers: Great Philosophers by Edgar Sanderson
The Writer's Voice by A. Alvarez
You Kant Make It Up!: Strange Ideas from History's Great Philosophers by Gary Hayden
Занимательная Греция : Рассказы о древнегреч. культуре by Mikhail Gasparov

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Plato ( 428/427 BC – 348/347 BC), was a Classical Greek philosopher, mathematician, writer of philosophical dialogues, and founder of the Academy in Athens, the first institution of higher learning in the Western world. Along with his mentor, Socrates, and his student, Aristotle, Plato helped to lay the foundations of Western philosophy and science.

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