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              Books by Harold Tarrant

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              The Last Days of Socrates

              The Last Days of Socrates (Paperback)

              By Plato; Translated by Tarrant, Harold; Tredennick, Hugh

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              The trial and condemnation of Socrates for heresy and corrupting young minds is a defining moment in the history of Classical Athens. In tracing these events through four dialogues, Plato also developed his own philosophy, based on Socrates' manifesto for a life guided by self-re...sponsibilty.
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              ISBN 9780140449280
              Released NZ 27 May 2003
              Publisher Penguin
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              Alcibiades and the Socratic Lover-Educator
               

              Alcibiades and the Socratic Lover-Educator (Paperback, NIPPOD)

              Volume editor Tarrant, Harold; Johnson, Marguerite

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              This carefully focussed volume covers aspects of the background to Alcibiades I; the philosophical issues it raises and its relationship to other Platonic texts.

              ISBN 9781472504463
              Released NZ 7 Nov 2013
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Reading Plato in Antiquity
               

              Reading Plato in Antiquity (Hardback)

              Edited by Tarrant, Harold; Baltzly, Dirk

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              A collection of essays concentrating on how the ancients responded to the challenge of reading and interpreting Plato, between 100 BC and AD. The essays appear in chronological order of their focal interpreters, giving a sense of the development of Platonist exegesis in this peri...od.
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              ISBN 9780715634554
              Released NZ 22 Jun 2006
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Plato's First Interpreters
               

              Plato's First Interpreters (Hardback)

              By Tarrant, Harold

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              An authoritative approach to Plato seems elusive. In this study, Tarrant explores ancient attempts to wrestle with Plato's writings, by philosophers with less sophisticated methods, but the advantage of speaking the same language.

              ISBN 9780715629291
              Released NZ 15 Jun 2000
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Recollecting Plato's Meno
               

              Recollecting Plato's Meno (Hardback)

              By Tarrant, Harold

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              Plato's Meno is a dynamic and entertaining examination of the nature and origin of the kind of excellence displayed by successful Greek leaders. That such excellence existed was difficult to deny, but people expected to show it often disappointed, and others expected to know abou...t it seemed confused.
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              ISBN 9780715632918
              Released NZ 2 Jun 2005
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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              The Continuum Companion to Plato
               

              The Continuum Companion to Plato (Hardback)

              Edited by Press, Gerald A.; Editorial board member Gonzalez, Francisco; Nails, Debra; Tarrant, Harold

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              This comprehensive reference guide includes over 140 entries on every aspect of Plato's thought.>

              ISBN 9780826435354
              Released NZ 1 May 2012
              Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Continuum Companions
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              Alcibiades and the Socratic Lover-Educator
               

              Alcibiades and the Socratic Lover-Educator (Hardback)

              Volume editor Tarrant, Harold; Johnson, Marguerite

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              This carefully focussed volume cover aspects of the background to Alcibiades I; its arguments and the philosophical issues it raises; its relationship to other Platonic texts, and its subsequent history.

              ISBN 9780715640869
              Released NZ 1 Mar 2012
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Criminal Practice Series
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              The Last Days of Socrates

              The Last Days of Socrates (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Plato; Introduction by Tarrant, Harold; Translated by Rowe, Christopher

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              Presents an account of Socrates' trial and death (399 BC). This title develops the Socratic belief in responsibility for one's self and shows Socrates living and dying under his philosophy. It focuses on the themes of identity and confrontation.

              ISBN 9780140455496
              Released NZ 13 Jan 2011
              Publisher Penguin
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              The Platonic Alcibiades I: The Dialogue and its Ancient Reception
               

              The Platonic Alcibiades I: The Dialogue and its Ancient Reception (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Renaud, Francois; Tarrant, Harold

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              This book re-examines the drama and philosophy of Alcibiades I through the eyes of those interpreters who cherished it most.

              ISBN 9781108456012
              Released NZ 25 Apr 2018
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Plato's First Interpreters

              Plato's First Interpreters (Hardback)

              By Tarrant, Harold

              • RRP: $265.00
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              Explores ancient attempts to interpret Plato's writings, by philosophers who spoke a Greek close to Plato's own. The work is intended as a synthesis of recent work on ancient interpreters of Plato and also discusses the Old and New Academies, and the Athenian and Alexandrian Neop...latonists.
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              ISBN 9780801437922
              Released NZ 15 Jul 2000
              Publisher Cornell University Press
              Interest Age 19+ years
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