Plato (Primary Works)

The works below were written by Plato. They are considered primary works of philosophy.

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Plato (Primary Works): Selected full-text books and articles

The Republic of Plato By Plato; Allan Bloom Basic Books, 1991 (2nd edition)
Librarian's tip: Translated by Allan Bloom
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Republic By Plato; Robin Waterfield Oxford University Press, 1994
Librarian's tip: Translated by Robin Waterfield
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Republic By Plato; C. D. C. Reeve Hackett, 2004
Librarian's tip: Translated by C. D. C. Reeve
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
The Republic of Plato By Plato; Francis MacDonald Cornford Oxford University Press, 1945
Librarian's tip: Translated by Francis MacDonald Cornford
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Gorgias By Plato; Robin Waterfield Oxford University Press, 1994
Librarian's tip: Translated by Robin Waterfield
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
The Parmenides of Plato By Plato; A. E. Taylor Clarendon Press, 1934
Librarian's tip: Translated by A. E. Taylor
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Theaetetus By Plato; John McDowell Clarendon Press, 1973
Librarian's tip: Translated by John McDowell
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
The Dialogues of Plato By Plato; B. Jowett Random House, vol.1, 1937
Librarian's tip: Vol. 1 Translated by Benjamin Jowett
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
The Dialogues of Plato By Plato; B. Jowett Random House, vol.2, 1937
Librarian's tip: Vol. 2 Translated by Benjamin Jowett
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
The Collected Dialogues of Plato, Including the Letters By Plato; Edith Hamilton; Huntington Cairns Pantheon books, 1961
Librarian's tip: Translated by Lane Cooper, F. M. Cornford, W. K. C. Guthrie, R. Hackforth, Michael Joyce, Benjamin Jowett, L. A. Post, W. H. D. Rouse, Paul Shorey, J. B. Skemp, A. E. Taylor, Hugh Tredennick, W. D. Woodhead, J. Wright
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Five Dialogues of Plato Bearing on Poetic Inspiration By Plato J. M. Dent, 1929
Librarian's tip: Includes "Ion" and "Symposium, or "Banquet" translated by Percy Bysshe Shelley, "The Meno" translated by Floyer Sydenham, "Phaedo" translated by Henry Cary, and "Phaedrus" translated by J. Wright p
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Five Dialogues By Plato; G. M. A. Grube; John M. Cooper Hackett, 2002 (2nd edition)
Librarian's tip: "Euthyphro," "Apology," "Crito," "Meno," and "Phaedo" translated by John M. Cooper
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Philebus and Epinomis By Plato; Raymond Klibansky; A. E. Taylor Thomas Nelson & Sons, 1956
Librarian's tip: Translated by A. E. Taylor
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Plato's Euthyphro, Apology of Socrates and Crito By Plato; John Burnet Clarendon Press, 1954
Librarian's tip: Text is in Greek
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Plato's Parmenides By Plato; Samuel Scolnicov University of California Press, 2003
Librarian's tip: Translated by Samuel Scolnicov
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Timaeus By Plato; Donald J. Zeyl Hackett, 2000
Librarian's tip: Translated by Donald J. Zeyl
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Protagoras By Plato; C. C. W. Taylor Oxford University Press, 1996
Librarian's tip: Translated by C. C. W. Taylor
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Protagoras and Meno By Plato; W. K. C. Guthrie Penguin Book, 1956
Librarian's tip: Translated by W. K. C. Guthrie
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Phaedo By Plato; David Gallop Oxford University Press, 1993
Librarian's tip: Translated by David Gallop
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
The Symposium By Plato; Walter Hamilton Penguin Classics, 1999
Librarian's tip: Translated by Walter Hamilton
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
The Symposium; and, The Phaedrus: Plato's Erotic Dialogues By Plato; William S. Cobb State University of New York Press, 1993
Librarian's tip: Translated by William S. Cobb
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
The Trial and Death of Socrates: Euthyphro, Apology, Crito, Death Scene from Phaedo By Plato; John M. Cooper; G. M. A. Grube Hackett, 2000 (3rd edition)
Librarian's tip: Translated by G. M. A. Grube
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
The Phaedrus, Lysis, and Protagoras of Plato: a New and Literal Translation Mainly from the Text of Bekker By Plato; J. Wright Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1921
Librarian's tip: Translated by J. M. A. Wright
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
The Laws of Plato By Plato; Thomas L. Pangle Basic Books, 1980
Librarian's tip: Translated by Thomas L. Pangle
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Plato: Laws 1 and 2 By Plato; Susan Sauvé Meyer Oxford University Press, 2015
Librarian's tip: Translated by Susan Sauvé Meyer
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
FREE! The Republic; The Statesman of Plato By Plato; Henry Davis; George Burges M. Walter Dunne, 1901
Librarian's tip: "The Republic" translated by Henry Davis and "The Statesman" translated by George Burges
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Statesman By Plato; J. B. Skemp Liberal Arts Press, 1957
Librarian's tip: Translated by J. B. Skemp
Plato's Theory of Knowledge: The Theaetetus and the Sophist of Plato By Plato; Francis MacDonald Cornford Liberal Arts Press, 1957
Librarian's tip: Translated by Francis MacDonald Cornford
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Plato: Selected Passages By Plato; R. W. Livingstone Oxford University Press, 1940
Librarian's tip: Short extracts organized into broad subjects. Various translators.
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
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