The Milesians : Thales / edited by Georg Wöhrle ; translation and additional material by Richard McKirahan ; with collaboration of Ahmed Alwishah ; with an introduction by Georg Wöhrle and Gotthard Strohmaier.

Format
Book
Language
  • English
  • Greek, Ancient (to 1453)
  • Arabic
  • Latin
  • Persian
Published/​Created
  • Berlin : De Gruyter, [2014]
  • ©2014
Description
vi, 710 pages ; 24 cm.

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Editor
Writer of introduction
Translator
Writer of supplementary textual content
Series
Notes
  • "The purpose of this volume is to present all the known testimonia on Thales in the original languages (Greek, Latin, Arabic and Persian) with a facing English translation."--Preface, page v.
  • This same collection of ancient texts was originally published in 2009 in a German edition (i.e. incorporating German translations rather than English ones), under the title: Die Milesier: Thales.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (pages 575-586) and indexes.
Language note
Texts primarily in Greek, with some texts in Latin, Arabic, or Persian. All texts are provided with English translations on facing pages. Introduction and notes in English.
ISBN
  • 9783110315103 ((hardback))
  • 3110315106 ((hardback))
  • 3110381990 ((PUB ; : online))
  • 9783110381993 ((PUB ; : online))
LCCN
2015413425
OCLC
892842401
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