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Lives of the eminent dead

Moses Auge

Lives of the eminent dead

and biographical notices of prominent living citizens of Montgomery County, Pa.

by Moses Auge

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Published by The author in Norristown, Pa .
Written in English

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  • Montgomery County (Pa.) -- Biography

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    StatementBy M. Auge
    SeriesPennsylvania county and regional histories. Reel 90, no. 206
    The Physical Object
    Pagination568 p
    Number of Pages568
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17877783M

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LIVES AND OPINIONS OF EMINENT PHILOSOPHERS. BOOK I. INTRODUCTION. Some say that the study of philosophy originated with the barbarians.

In that among the Persians there existed the Magi, and among the Babylonians or Assyrians the Chaldæi, among the Indians the Gymnosophistæ, and among the Celts and Gauls men who were called Druids and Semnothei, as Aristotle relates in his. Lives of the Eminent Philosophers book. Read 26 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

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Lives of the Eminent Philosophers by Diogenes Laertius Diogenes Laertius, Translated by Pamela Mensch, and Edited by James Miller. The first complete English translation in nearly a century; Includes essays by leading experts inlcuding James Romm, Anthony Grafton, Ingrid Rowland, and others; Lavishly illustrated with full color reproductions of.

Biographies let you to learn about the trials and tribulations in the lives of eminent people, the opportunities and the crises they faced, and the choices they made. By providing a glimpse into their minds, biographies stimulate self-discovery by allowing you to find new ideas, methods, and mental models on your own through the stories of others.

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This text was converted to electronic form by Data Entry and has been proofread to a low level of accuracy. --Simon Critchley, author of The Book of Dead Philosophers "Diogenes Laertius' Lives provides a uniquely valuable and entertaining window on early Western philosophy-if it is used wisely.

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This article appeared on Wikipedia's Main Page as Today's featured article on September 3, But Hecaton, and Apollonius, of Tyre, in the first book of his essay on Zeno, say that when he consulted the oracle, as to what he ought to do to live in the most excellent manner, the God answered him that he ought to become of the same complexion as the dead, on which he inferred that ho ought to apply himself to the reading of the books of.

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This welcome edition and translation by Pamela Mensch and James Miller, together with its substantial accompanying essays, enables 4/5(14).

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--Simon Critchley, author of The Book of Dead Philosophers "Diogenes Laertius' Lives provides a uniquely valuable and entertaining window on early Western philosophy-if it is used wisely. This welcome edition and translation by Pamela Mensch and James Miller, together with its substantial accompanying essays, enables contemporary readers to Format: Hardcover.

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