Neoplatonism [Neo-Platonism]

By: Wallis, R. T.

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No signatures. 1/4" abrasions at ends of dust wrapper spine. Dust wrapper is price clipped. Dust wrapper protected in archival mylar cover. ; xi, [1], 212 pages + frontispiece. 1 full page map. Red cloth boards. Page dimensions: 216 x 137mm. Greek philosophy / Classics. Contents: Foreword; Map of the eastern Mediterranean in the early centuries A.D.; The Aims of Neoplatonism; The Sources of Neoplatonism; Plotinus - His Life and Writings - The three Hypostases - Emation, Logos, Sympathy - The individual soul - Return to the One - Plotinus and later Neoplatonism; Porphyry and Iamblichus - Neoplatonism from Plotinus to the death of Julian - Anti-Christian polemic and the problem of theurgy - The three Hypostases in Porphyry and the Parmenides commentator - Iamblichus' counter-attack; the soul and her salvation - The structure of late Neoplatonic metaphysics - Textual exegesis according to Porphyry and Iamblichus; The Athenian School - Neoplatonism at Athens and Alexandria - Some basic doctrines of the Athenian School - Damascius and the end of the Academy; The Influence of Neoplatonism; Abbreviations; Citations of Ancient Sources; Bibliography; Index. [Seller Ref: TaylorCol]; Classical Life and Letters; 8vo

Title: Neoplatonism [Neo-Platonism]

Author Name: Wallis, R. T.

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Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Duckworth: (1972)

ISBN Number: 0715606204

ISBN Number 13: 9780715606209

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 15246