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Iamblichus" Life of Pythagoras, or, Pythagoric life

accompanied by Fragments of the ethical writings of certain Pythagoreans in the Doric dialect and a collection of Pythagoric sentences from Stobaeus and others

by Iamblichus

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Published by Inner Traditions International in Rochester, Vt .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Greece
    • Subjects:
    • Pythagoras.,
    • Philosophers -- Greece -- Biography.,
    • Ethics, Ancient.,
    • Philosophy, Ancient.,
    • Pythagoras and Pythagorean school.

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint. Originally published: London : J.M. Watkins, 1818.

      Other titlesLife of Pythagoras., Pythagoric life.
      Statementtranslated from the Greek by Thomas Taylor.
      ContributionsTaylor, Thomas, 1758-1835.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsB243 .I2613 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 252 p. ;
      Number of Pages252
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2726360M
      ISBN 100892811528
      LC Control Number86020153

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      The Complete Pythagoras is a compilation of two books. The first is entitled The Life Of Py-thagoras and contains the four biographies of Pythagoras that have survived from antiquity: that of Iamblichus ( A.D.), Porphry ( A.D.), Photius (ca ca A.D.) and Diogenes Laertius ( A.D.). Iamblichus' account of the life of Pythagoras begins with the great philosopher's birth on the island of Samos, his youth, and his wide renown in Greece. It briefly covers his early travels and his studies with the philosophers Anaximander and Thales, his twenty-two years of instruction in the temples of Egypt, and his initiation into the.

      1. Life and Works Life. Little is known about Iamblichus’ life and career, since Eunapius of Sardis’ biography of Iamblichus (Lives of Philosophers and Sophists V [Goulet ]) is merely hagiographical in birthplace is traditionally taken to be Chalcis ad Belum (modern Qinnasrin), although support has recently been voiced in favor of a different Chalcis, Chalcis sub Libanum. Iamblichus, whose life spanned the late third and early fourth centuries, was one of the most revered Platonist philosophers. The Emperor Julian, who ranked him with Plato, planned to use his work as the philosophical basis for a revival of pagan religion to meet the Christian challenge. Iamblichus wrote 'The Pythagorean Life' as the first of ten volumes on the philosophy of Pythagoras.


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Iamblichus, also known as Iamblichus Chalcidensis, or Iamblichus of Apamea (Ancient Greek: Ιάμβλιχος, probably from Syriac or Aramaic ya-mlku, "He is king", c. ), was a Syrian Neoplatonist philosopher who determined the direction taken by later Neoplatonic philosophy. He is perhaps best known for his compendium on Pythagorean /5.

Iamblichus' Life of Pythagoras was a constant source of inspiration to the transcendentalists and a major influence on their writings throughout the Nineteenth Century.

Taylor's work was enthusiastically acclaimed by Emerson, who referred to the translator as "a Greek born out of his time, and dropped on the ridicule of a blind and frivolous age."/5(89). Iamblichus’ Life of Pythagoras Chapter I. Since it is usual with all men of sound understandings, to call on divinity, when entering on any philosophic discussion, it is certainly much more appropriate to do this in the consideration of that philosophy which justly receives its denomination from the divine Pythagoras.

iamblichus' life of pythagoras, pythagoric life. accompanied by fragments of the ethical writings of certain pythagoreans in the doric dialect; and a collection of pythagoric sentences from stobleus and others, which are omitted by gale in his opuscula mythologica, and have not been noticed by any editor.

Iamblichus' Life of Pythagoras was a constant source of inspiration to the transcendentalists and a major influence on their writings throughout the Nineteenth Century. Taylor's work was enthusiastically acclaimed by Emerson, who referred to the translator as "a Greek born out of his time, and dropped on the ridicule of a blind and frivolous age.".

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Iamblichus. Life of Pythagoras, or Pythagoric life. Accompanied by fragments of the ethical Writings of certain Pythagoreans in the Doric dialect, and a collection of Pythagoric Sentences from Reviews: 1. Iamblichus' Life of Pythagoras was a constant source of inspiration to the transcendentalists and a major influence on their writings throughout the Nineteenth Century.

Taylor's work was enthusiastically acclaimed by Emerson, who referred to the translator as "a Greek born out of his time, and dropped on the ridicule of a blind and frivolous age."/5(10). Life of Pythagoras or Pythagoric life. Accompanied by fragments of the ethical writings of certain Pythagoreans in the Doric dialect and a collection of Pythagoric sentences from Stobaeus and others, which are omitted by Gale in his opuscula mythologica and have not been noticed by any ed / Trans.

from the Greek by Thomas Taylor. Yet Iamblichus was, by all means, wholly qualified for the task of compiling a fluid account of Pythagoras' life and work [collected from various histories and testamonia, ancient and closer to his time], since Iamblichus himself was an adept and ingenious philosopher, a mystic and pontiff who was the archetypal Platonist and Pythagorean/5.

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New. reprint edition. pages. xx inches. Title: Iamblichus' Life of Pythagoras, Or, Pythagoric Life: Accompanied by Fragments of the Ethical Writings of Certain Pythagoreans in the Doric Dialect A.

The reprinting of such gems as this 19th century edition of the great Thomas Taylor's translation of Iamblichus' Life of Pythagoras is no less than a service to humanity.

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Accompanied by fragments of the ethical writings of certain Pythagoreans in the Doric dialect; and a collection of Pythagoric sentences from Stobaeus and others, which are omitted by Gale in his Opuscula Mythologica, and have not been noticed by any editor.