Plato's Persona

In 1484, humanist philosopher and theologian Marsilio Ficino published the first complete Latin translation of Plato's extant works. Plato's Persona is the first book to undertake a synthetic study of Ficino's interpretation of the Platonic corpus.

Plato's Persona
Marsilio Ficino, Renaissance Humanism, and Platonic Traditions

Denis J.-J. Robichaud

Feb 2018 | 392 pages | Cloth $79.95
Philosophy | Classics | Literature
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Table of Contents

Introduction
Chapter 1. Prosopon/Persona: Philosophy and Rhetoric
Chapter 2. Ficino and the Platonic Corpus
Chapter 3. Socrates
Chapter 4. Pythagoras and Pythagoreans
Chapter 5. Plato
Conclusion

Appendix. Heuristic Prosopography of Ficino's Pythagoreans

Notes
Bibliography
Index
Acknowledgments