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BECK, Frederick A.G. Greek Education, 450-350 B.C. London : Methuen & Co., Ltd., (1964). First UK Printing. Pp. -381,(3), + 16 p. of black and white plates at rear. Illustrated. 8vo, black cloth with gilt lettering to spine with top edge dyed red. A volume in Methuen's History of the Greek and Roman World series, edited by M. Cary. "This is a highly readable but scholarly account of Greek education as exemplified by its practice at Athens in the period 450-350 B.C." - from the dj. Contents: 1. Introduction: Myth Poetry and Education in Early Greece; 2. The Traditional Practice of Athenian Education; 3. Theory and Pracyice of the Great Educators: The Sophists; 4. (ibid.): Socrates; 5. (ibid.): Plato; 6. (ibid.): Xenophon; 7. (ibid.): Isocrates; 8. Isocrates and Plato; 9. Conclusion. Occasional dog-earring of a few leaves, else very good in edge-browned, unclipped dustjacket. 40.00
Title: Greek Education, 450-350 B.C. Methuen's History of the Greek and Roman World series, First Edition in dustjacket.
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