Cambridge: Cambridge at the University Press, 1970. Hard Cover. 8vo. Near Fine / Very Good. Item #007019
Full navy cloth. Top edge blue. xvi, 715 pp. Crease to spine, light rubbing to extremities. Dust jacket is price clipped, has prior price sticker, staining to spine and rear cover, bumping to extremities, some scuffs to rear. A wide-ranging detailed survey of philosophy from the neo-Platonists to St Anselm, showing how Greek philosophy took the form in which it was known to its cultural inheritors, and how they interpreted it. The book is in the first place for scholars and students of philosophy, theology, history and classical studies, but it is clearly written and requires no specialist knowledge.