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Author Plato, author
Title Republic. English
The Republic of Plato / translated and with an interpretive essay by Allan Bloom ; with an introduction by Adam Kirsch
Imprint New York : Basic Books, [2016]
book jacket
 Euro-Am Studies Lib  321.07 P6971ree 2016    AVAILABLE  -  30500101558339
Edition Third edition
Descript xxxviii, 487 pages ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note "Copyright ©1968 by Allan Bloom. Preface to the second edition copyright © 1991 Adam Kirsch. Introduction to the 2016 edition copyright © 2016"--Verso of the title page.
Includes bibliographical references and index
Long regarded as the most accurate rendering of Plato's Republic that has yet been published, this work is the first literal translation of this classic. There is annotated text, an essay--as well as indices--which will better enable the reader to approach the heart of Plato's intention. This edition includes a new introduction by critic Adam Kirsch, setting the work in its intellectual context for a new generation of readers.-- Adapted from back cover
Subject Political science -- Early works to 1800
Utopias -- Early works to 1800
Alt Author Bloom, Allan, 1930-1992, translator, editor
Kirsch, Adam, 1976- contributor
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