PLATO HACKFORTH, R.
Title: Plato's Phaedrus. Translated with Introduction and Commentary by R. Hackforth.
Publisher:  Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1952,
Seller ID: 88093
(PLATO). HACKFORTH, R. Plato's Phaedrus. Translated with Introduction and Commentary by R. Hackforth. Cambridge : At the University Press, 1952. Pp (2),[i]-vii,(3),-172. Index. 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt lettering to spine. George Parkin Grant (1918-1988) was a Canadian philosopher, teacher and political commentator, whose popular appeal peaked in the late 1960s and 1970s.He is best known for his nationalism, political conservatism, comments on technology, pacifism, Christian faith, and conservative views regarding abortion and is credited as one of Canada's most original thinkers. Grant was a faculty member at Dalhousie University, Halifax, N.S., twice (1947-1960, 1980-1988). Light wear to edges, corners bumped, slightly cocked, bubbling to pastedowns, publisher's compliments label pasted to ffep, else good to very good. Ex-libris George P. Grant (without indication, but acquired from his estate). 30.00