Theophrastus of Eresus: On Sweat, On Dizziness and on Fatigue
Language: en
Pages: 324
Authors: William Fortenbaugh, Robert Sharples, Michael Sollenberger
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-12-09 - Publisher: BRILL

Three treatises on human physiology by Artistotle's pupil Theophrastus are newly edited and translated. A commentary accompanies each treatise, as do indices of words and subjects. Thre treatises relate to the medical and philosophical literature of the period.
Theophrastus of Eresus: On Weather Signs
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: David Sider, C.W. Brunschön
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-12-28 - Publisher: BRILL

This text and commentary is the first to take account of all the manuscripts and to place the work in its historical and scientific context, as well as the first to describe its manuscript tradition.
On Winds
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Theophrastus, Robert Mayhew
Categories: Meteorology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017 - Publisher: BRILL

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Influences on Peripatetic Rhetoric
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: David Mirhady
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-03-26 - Publisher: BRILL

Each paper explores the influences on different parts of Peripatetic rhetoric, its discussion of character, emotion, reason, and style, its relationships with other texts, including those of Theodectes and the Rhetorica ad Alexandrum, and its relationship with the oratory of the 4th century BC.
Theophrastus of Eresus. Sources for His Life, Writings, Thought and Influence. Commentary Volume 2 Logic
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Pamela Huby
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-12-28 - Publisher: BRILL

As part of Project Theophrastus this volume covers the material related to Theophrastus’ work on logic. As Aristotle’s pupil, he largely followed his master, but made important changes in modal logic, and some of his innovations passed into medieval logic.