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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in English


  • Aristotle.,
  • Categories (Philosophy) -- Early works to 1800

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StatementSimplicius ; translated by Frans A.J. de Haas & Barrie Fleet
GenreEarly works to 1800
Series[The ancient commentators on Aristotle]
ContributionsHaas, Frans A. J. de, 1963-, Fleet, Barrie
LC ClassificationsB438 .S513 2001
The Physical Object
Pagination169 p. ;
Number of Pages169
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17008720M
ISBN 100801438381
LC Control Number00050865

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