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The Plato Reader

Christian Sophia Grace Chappell

Paperback (Printed to Order)
Forty-six key passages from Plato in an entirely new, modern translation. Arranged thematically, the main themes and contexts of the selections are introduced, while notes and cross-references aid reading of the individual passages.

About the Author

Sophie Grace Chappell is Professor of Philosophy at the Open University, and a Leverhulme Trust Major Research Fellow 2017-2020.


The translationsare delightful ... This book will be a boon to students, and will surely soon be appearing on university booklists.
- Robin Waterfield
Chappell's reader is likely to be especially welcome at a time of ever-reducing student incomes, and it is easy to see how several different courses might be built around it.
- Christopher Rowe