The English Works of Thomas Hobbes of Malmesbury, Vol. 7: Now First Collected and Edited (Classic Reprint)

0 avg rating
( 0 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9781331925583: The English Works of Thomas Hobbes of Malmesbury, Vol. 7: Now First Collected and Edited (Classic Reprint)
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

Excerpt from The English Works of Thomas Hobbes of Malmesbury, Vol. 7: Now First Collected and Edited

I will not break the custom of joining to my offering a prayer; and it is, that your Majesty will be pleased to pardon this following short apology for my Leviathan. Not that I rely upon apolo gies, but upon your Majesty's most gracious gene ral pardon.

About the Publisher

Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com

This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Thucydides (c. 460 BC400 BC) was a general who was exiled for his failure to defend the Greek city of Amphipolis in Thrace. During his exile, he began compiling histories and accounts of the war from various participants.Rex Warner was a Professor of the University of Connecticut from 1964 until his retirement in He was born in 1905 and went to Wadham College, Oxford, where he gained a first in Classical Moderations, and took a degree in English Literature. He taught in Egypt and England, and was Director of the British Institute, Athens, from 1945 to 1947. He has written poems, novels and critical essays, has worked on films and broadcasting, and has translated many works, of which Xenophon s History of My Time and The Persian Expedition, Thucydides The Peloponnesian War, and Plutarch s Lives (under the title Fall of the Roman Republic) and Moral Essays have been published in Penguin Classics.M. I. Finley was a professor of ancient history and master of Darwin College, Cambridge. He died in 1986. M. I. Finley was a professor of ancient history and master of Darwin College, Cambridge. He died in 1986.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

(No Available Copies)

Search Books:



Create a Want

If you know the book but cannot find it on AbeBooks, we can automatically search for it on your behalf as new inventory is added. If it is added to AbeBooks by one of our member booksellers, we will notify you!

Create a Want

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9780331657753: The English Works of Thomas Hobbes of Malmesbury, Vol. 7: Now First Collected and Edited (Classic Reprint)

Featured Edition

ISBN 10:  0331657759 ISBN 13:  9780331657753
Publisher: Forgotten Books, 2018
Hardcover

9781142024215: The English Works of Thomas Hobbes of Malmesbury, Volume 7

Nabu P..., 2010
Softcover

9781528171403: The English Works of Thomas Hobbes of Malmesbury, Vol. 11: Now First Collected and Edited (Classic Reprint)

Forgot..., 2018
Hardcover

9780259528326: The English Works of Thomas Hobbes of Malmesbury, Vol. 7 (Classic Reprint)

Forgot..., 2018
Softcover

9781330655726: The English Works of Thomas Hobbes of Malmesbury, Vol. 11: Now First Collected and Edited (Classic Reprint)

Forgot..., 2018
Softcover