From antiquity to the present day Philo of Alexandria has been famous for his allegorical treatises on Genesis. This is the first translation and commentary on an allegorical work in the Philo of Alexandria Commentary Series.Introduction, Translation and Commentary Philo ... An example of an image derived from the Phaedrus passage can be seen at Agr. 72a73, where Philo likens the three ... is well illustrated by parallels in his younger contemporary Plutarch and in the somewhat later Handbook of Platonism of ... The dissertation devoted to Philoa#39;s Platonism, Billings 1919, is outdated in many respects, but contains valuable ... On Philoa#39;s use of the Timaeus, see the detailed studies by Runia 1986, 2001.
|Title||:||Philo of Alexandria: On Cultivation|
|Publisher||:||BRILL - 2012-11-09|