By Walter Burkert
For the 1st English version of his distinctive learn, Weisheit und Wissenschaft: Studien zu Pythagoras, Philoloas und Platon, Mr. Burkert has commonly revised either textual content and notes, making an allowance for extra literature that has seemed because 1962.
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