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Author Aristotle,
Title Categoriae. English & Syriac
The earliest Syriac translation of Aristotle's Categories : text, translation, and commentary / by Daniel King.
Imprint Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2010.
©2010

Author Aristotle,
Series Aristoteles Semitico-Latinus, 0927-4103 ; v. 21
Aristoteles Semitico-latinus ; v. 21.
Subject Categories (Philosophy)
Alt Name King, Daniel, 1977-
Author Aristotle,
Series Aristoteles Semitico-Latinus, 0927-4103 ; v. 21
Aristoteles Semitico-latinus ; v. 21.
Subject Categories (Philosophy)
Alt Name King, Daniel, 1977-
Description 1 online resource (x, 327 pages).
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Text of the Categories in Syriac, with English translation on facing pages; introduction and commentary in English.
Contents The Earliest Syriac Translation of Aristotle's Categories; CONTENTS; PREFACE; INTRODUCTION; CHAPTER ONE ARISTOTLE IN THE SYRIAC WORLD; CHAPTER TWO THE CATEGORIES IN SYRIAC; CHAPTER THREE THE TRANSLATION TECHNIQUESOF THE VERSIONS; CHAPTER FOUR THE ORIGINS OF THE VERSIONSAND THEIR INTERRELATIONSHIPS; CHAPTER FIVE THE TEXT-CRITICAL VALUEOF THE VERSIONS; TEXT AND TRANSLATION; Principles of the Present Edition; NOTES; COMMENTARY ON THE ANONYMOUSVERSION OF THE CATEGORIES; TEXTUAL NOTES; THE MANUSCRIPT TRADITION OF JACOB OF EDESSA'S VERSION; BIBLIOGRAPHY; GLOSSARIES.
Syriac-Greek glossary of terms in the Anonymous VersionGreek-Syriac glossary of terms in the three versions; Loan Words in the Anonymous Version; Index of Lemmata.
Summary The present volume makes available for the first time the earliest translation of Aristotle into a Semitic language. It will open the way to a fuller understanding of the transformation of Greek logic in Syriac and Arabic.
Note Description based on print version record.
ISBN 9789004191013 (electronic bk.)
9004191011 (electronic bk.)
9789004186606 (hardback ; alk. paper)
9004186603 (hardback ; alk. paper)
OCLC # 812960164
Additional Format Print version: Aristotle. Earliest Syriac translation of Aristotle's Categories. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2010 9789004186606 (DLC) 2010039953 (OCoLC)642299809


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