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Philosopher (c. 427 BC — c. 347 BC)


Diskin Clay. Platonic Questions: Dialogues with the Silent Philosopher. Penn State Press. 2000. 309pp.

Charles L. Griswold. Self-Knowledge in Plato's Phaedrus. Penn State Press. 1996. 321pp.

Laurence Lampert. How Philosophy Became Socratic: A Study of Plato's Protagoras, Charmides, and Republic. University of Chicago Press. 2010. 448pp.

Graeme Nicholson. Plato's Phaedrus: The Philosophy of Love. Purdue University Press. 1999. 231pp.


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  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

  4. Wikipedia [link]

  5. Library of Congress Name Authority [link]

  6. Encyclopaedia Britannica 11th Edition

  7. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.1170)

  8. Greek and Latin Authors 800BC-1000AD (pp.334-39)

  9. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.810)

  10. The Catholic Encyclopedia (vol.12, pp.159-62)

  11. Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, 8th Edition (p.776)

  12. Asimov's Biographical Encyclopedia of Science and Technology (p.12)

  13. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.399)

  14. Concise Biographical Dictionary of Famous Men and Women (p.537)

  15. Who's Who in the Greek World (pp.193-95)

  16. Hutchinson Dictionary of Scientists (p.386)

  17. The Hutchinson Dictionary of Ideas (p.412)

  18. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.106)

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