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On abstinence from killing animals

Porphyry

On abstinence from killing animals

by Porphyry

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Published by Duckworth in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vegetarianism

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPorphyry ; translated by Gillian Clark.
    SeriesAncient commentators on Aristotle
    ContributionsClark, Gillian.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTX392 .P8313 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination222 p. ;
    Number of Pages222
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22324429M
    ISBN 100715629018, 0801436923

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"There are no Neoplatonist commentaries on Aristotle's Ethics from the period AD Thus, although this work is not a commentary on Aristotle, it fills a gap in this series by going to the heart of ethical debates among Neoplatonists around ADand revealing one ascetic Neoplatonist's view of the ideal way of life.

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Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user : Porphyry of Tyre (/ ˈ p ɔːr f ɪr i /; Greek: Πορφύριος, Porphýrios; Arabic: فرفوريوس ‎, Furfūriyūs; c. AD – c. AD) was a Neoplatonic philosopher born in Tyre during Roman rule.

He edited and published The Enneads, the only collection of the work of Plotinus, his commentary on Euclid's Elements was used as a source by Pappus of : Ancient philosophy.