Publisher, William Heinemann Ltd. London, 1960, LOEB CLASSIC LIBRARY (no’s 16 & 17) 2 vols.
Hardback, no D/J, bound in green book-cloth with gilt lettering to spine and front cover, pp. v.i., 624; v.ii., 592 + Catalogue of vols already published bound in the rear of both vols.
Condition, Very-Good, Case clean and tidy, Books tight and free of notes etc., Over-all a nice set.
Apollonius of Tyana, a Greek Neo-Pythagorean philosopher from the province of Cappadocia in Anatolia. Apollonius was born into a respected and wealthy Greek family. His primary biographer, Philostratus the Elder (circa 170 – c. 247), places him circa 3 BC – c. 97 AD, Apollonius was a teacher of asceticism, whose personal knowledge featured not only an understanding of mathematics and philosophy but also direct revelations from the gods.
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