Learn more Shop now Learn more Shop now Shop now Shop now Shop now Shop now Learn More Shop now Shop now Learn more Shop Fire Shop Kindle Learn More Shop now Fitbit

Great books to study Ancient Greek philosophy by yourself

Prometheus
 
Handbook of Greek Philosophy: From Thales to the Stoics Analysis and Fragments
Handbook of Greek Philosophy: From Thales to the Stoics Analysis and Fragments
"Very good book to start with it and to use it as a guide due to its clarity of concepts. It can  introduce you essentially  to the Presocratics, then to Plato, Aristotle, Epicurus and Stoics"
The Presocratic Philosophers: A Critical History with a Selection of Texts
The Presocratic Philosophers: A Critical History with a Selection of Texts
"A standard scientific work on Presocratics"
The Presocratic Philosophers (Arguments of the Philosophers)
The Presocratic Philosophers (Arguments of the Philosophers)
"Another aspect of interpretation, specially of Eleatics"
The Art and Thought of Heraclitus: A New Arrangement and Translation of the Fragments with Literary and Philosophical Commentary (Edition of the Fragments with Translation and Commentary)
The Art and Thought of Heraclitus: A New Arrangement and Translation of the Fragments with Literary and Philosophical Commentary (Edition of the Fragments with Translation and Commentary)
"Exellent interpretation by the great scholar of Heraclitus"
A History of Greek Philosophy: Volume 2, The Presocratic Tradition from Parmenides to Democritus: Presocratic Tradition from Parmenides to Democritus Vol 2
A History of Greek Philosophy: Volume 2, The Presocratic Tradition from Parmenides to Democritus: Presocratic Tradition from Parmenides to Democritus Vol 2
"Great work from the scholar of Greek Philosophy Guthrie"
The Sophists
The Sophists
"Great work on Sophists from the scholar of Greek Philosophy Guthrie"
Five Dialogues: Euthyphro, Apology, Crito, Meno, Phaedo
Five Dialogues: Euthyphro, Apology, Crito, Meno, Phaedo
"The early Dialogues of Plato can introduce you to the Theory of Forms and the Elegtiki method of Socrates"
The Cambridge Companion to Plato (Cambridge Companions to Philosophy)
The Cambridge Companion to Plato (Cambridge Companions to Philosophy)
"Really helpful guide to understanding Plato"
Studies in Greek Philosophy, Volume II: Socrates, Plato, and Their Tradition: 2
Studies in Greek Philosophy, Volume II: Socrates, Plato, and Their Tradition: 2
"The great scholar of Plato can introduce you to the essence of Plato concepts"
Socrates: Ironist and Moral Philosopher (Cornell Studies in Classical Philology)
Socrates: Ironist and Moral Philosopher (Cornell Studies in Classical Philology)
"The great scholar of Plato can introduce you to the essence of  Socrates concepts"
The Republic of Plato
The Republic of Plato
"The middle Dialogue of Plato, indispensable for his study"
Plato 004 (Loeb Classical Library)
Plato 004 (Loeb Classical Library)
"Plato re-examines his Forms with the well known Third Man Argument in the 'Parmenides'"
Theaetetus (Loeb Classical Library)
Theaetetus (Loeb Classical Library)
"Epistemology of Plato in the 'Theaetetus' and the new concept of the Forms in the 'Sophist'"
The Statesman: 008 (Loeb Classical Library)
The Statesman: 008 (Loeb Classical Library)
"Plato intoduces a new concept of his Republic and Ethics"
Physics (Oxford World's Classics)
Physics (Oxford World's Classics)
"A very good book to start with Aristotle"
Basic Works of Aristotle (Modern Library)
Basic Works of Aristotle (Modern Library)
"You can start with the 'Categories' and 'Posterior Analytics' to understand the definitions and concepts of Aristotle, then you can go on with the 'Metaphysics'."
The Cambridge Companion to Aristotle (Cambridge Companions to Philosophy)
The Cambridge Companion to Aristotle (Cambridge Companions to Philosophy)
"Really helpful guide to Aristotle from his great scholar Barnes"
De Anima (On the Soul) (Classics)
De Anima (On the Soul) (Classics)
"Very important for understanding Aristotle"
The Nicomachean Ethics (Oxford World's Classics)
The Nicomachean Ethics (Oxford World's Classics)
"The main ethical work of Aristotle"
Hellenistic Philosophy: Stoics, Epicureans, Sceptics
Hellenistic Philosophy: Stoics, Epicureans, Sceptics
"Great essential work from the scholar of Helllenistic."
Essential Epicurus: Letters, Principal Doctrines, Vatican Sayings and Fragments (Great Books in Philosophy)
Essential Epicurus: Letters, Principal Doctrines, Vatican Sayings and Fragments (Great Books in Philosophy)
"Indispensable for the study of Epicurus"
Sextus Empiricus: Outlines of Scepticism (Cambridge Texts in the History of Philosophy)
Sextus Empiricus: Outlines of Scepticism (Cambridge Texts in the History of Philosophy)
"On of the few good works about Ancient Scepticism"
Enchiridion (Great Books in Philosophy)
Enchiridion (Great Books in Philosophy)
"The Stoic moral guide to life"
Seneca Stoic Philosophy of Seneca
Seneca Stoic Philosophy of Seneca
"The main work of Seneca"
The Discourses of Epictetus (Everyman)
The Discourses of Epictetus (Everyman)
"The main Stoic Doctrines"