Tools

The following are important editions:—

  • J. Adam: The Republic. 2 vols. Camb. Univ. Press, 1902.
  • W. H. Thompson: The Phaedrus. Bell, 1868.
  • „ „ The Gorgias. Bell, 1871.
  • R. D. Archer-Hind: The Phaedo. Macmillan, 2nd ed., 1894.
  • „ „ The Timaeus. Macmillan, 1888.
  • J. Burnet: The Phaedo. Clarendon Press, 1911.
  • L. Campbell: The Theaetetus. Clarendon Press, 1883.
  • „ „ The Sophistes and Politicus. Clarendon Press, 1867.
  • E. S. Thompson: The Meno. Macmillan, 1901.
  • E. B. England: The Laws. 2 vols. Manchester Univ. Press, 1921.
Bibliographical addendum (1990)
  • Editions
    • Laches (and Lysis): P. Vicaire (introduction, text, commentary), Paris 1963
    • Protagoras: Jowett’s translation revised by M. Ostwald, with intro. by G. Vlastos, New York 1956
    • Meno: R. S. Bluck (intro., text, comm.), Cambridge 1961; R. W. Sharpies (intro., text, trans., comm.), Warminster 1985
    • Euthydemus: G. Amendola (intro., text, comm.), Milan 1957; R. K. Sprague (intro., trans., notes), New York 1965; S.Zeppi (intro., text, comm., and [by A. Zeppi] trans.), Florence 1969
  • General
    • W. K. C. Guthrie: A History of Greek Philosophy: Volume IV Plato, The Man and His Dialogues: Earlier Period, Cambridge 1975; contains full bibliography
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LIST OF PLATO’S WORKS showing their division into volumes in this edition and their place in the edition of H. Stephanus (vols. I–III, Paris, 1578)
volumepages
I.Euthyphro . . .I. 2a–16
Apology . . . . .I. 17a–42
Crito . . . . .I. 43a–54e
Phaedo . . . . .I. 57a–118
Phaedrus . . . .III. 227a–279c
II. Laches . . . . .II 178a–201c
Protagoras . . . .I. 309a–362
Meno . . . . . II. 70a–100b
Euthydemus . . . .I. 271a–307c
III. Lysis . . . . .II. 203a–223b
Symposium . . . .III. 172a–223d
Gorgias . . . . .I. 447a–527e
IV. Cratylus . . . . .I. 383a–440e
Parmenides . . . .III. 126a–166c
Greater Hippias . . .III. 281a–304e
Lesser Hippias . . .I. 363a–376c
V. Republic I: Books I-VII. 327a–480
VI. Republic II: Books VI-X.II. 484a–621d
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