Parmenides of Elea: A Verse Translation with Interpretative Essays and Commentary to the Text

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Martin J. Henn's Parmenides of Elea offers to the reader a reinvigorating verse translation of the Diels and Kranz B-Fragments of Parmenides cast in rhyming couplet iambic pentameter. Placing Parmenides in his proper historical context by taking seriously the impact of Persian Zoroastrianism on his developing monism, Henn supplies precise interpretation of the most difficult and vexing of Parmenides's fragments, while also providing reliable philosophical analysis of the many seeming contradictions latent in the text. The ...

Parmenides of Elea: A Verse Translation with Interpretative Essays and Commentary to the Text 2003, Praeger Publishers Inc, Westport

ISBN-13: 9780275979331

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