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Clark, decisions from Hellenistic Philosophy (New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts, 1940) and J. L. Saunders, Greek and Roman Philosophy after Aristotle (New York: unfastened Press, 1966). additionally worthy noting is a contemporary sourcebook for the philosophy of overdue antiquity: R. Sorabji, The Philosophy of the Commentators 200-600 advert, three vols (London: Duckworth, 2004). This assortment interprets many Stoic fragments preserved via authors of this era and has a really priceless statement. The fragments for the center Stoics Panaetius and Posidonius are available in M. van Straaten, Panaetii Rhodii Fragmenta (Leiden: Brill, 1952) and L. Edelstein & I. G. Kidd, Posidonius: The Fragments (Cambridge: Cambridge collage Press, 1972). Kidd has supplemented the latter assortment with an in depth statement in Posidonius: The observation, 2 vols (Cambridge: Cambridge college Press, 1988), and with a translation of the fragments in Posidonius: the interpretation of the Fragments (Cambridge: Cambridge collage Press, 1999). Stoic authors The works of the 3 well-known Stoic authors, Seneca, Epictetus (reported by way of Arrian) and Marcus Aurelius can all be present in Loeb Classical Library variants (Cambridge, MA: Harvard collage Press), containing the unique textual content with a dealing with English translation. i've got usually used those translations during this quantity, sometimes transformed. For all 3 of those authors there are numerous different beneficial variations and translations. the subsequent is purely a range: Epictetus, Discourses, ebook I, R. F. Dobbin (comm. and trans. ) (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1998). Epictetus, The Discourses of Epictetus, creation by means of C. Gill, R. challenging (trans. ) (London: Everyman, 1995). Epictetus, The Encheiridion of Epictetus and its 3 Christian variations, G. Boter (ed. and trans. ) (Leiden: Brill, 1999). Marcus Aurelius, advert Se Ipsum Libri XII, J. Dalfen (ed. ) (Leipzig: Teubner, 1987). Marcus Aurelius, Meditations, M. Staniforth (trans. ) (Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1964). Marcus Aurelius, Meditations, advent by way of C. Gill, R. challenging (trans. ) (Ware: Wordsworth, 1997), Marcus Aurelius, Meditations, G. Hays (trans. ) (London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2003). Marcus Aurelius, The Meditations of the Emperor Marcus Antoninus, 2 vols, remark through A. S. L. Farquharson (ed. and trans. ) (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1944). Translation reprinted with advent by way of R. B. Rutherford (Oxford: Oxford collage Press, 1989). Seneca, Dialogues and Letters, C. D. N. Costa (trans. ) (Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1997) Seneca, Letters from a Stoic, R. Campbell (trans. ) (Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1969). Seneca, ethical and Political Essays, J. M. Cooper & J. F. Procope (trans. ) (Cambridge: Cambridge college Press, 1995). we now have additionally encountered a couple of different Stoic authors. See the subsequent variants and translations: Cleomedes, Caelestia, R. B. Todd (ed. ) (Leipzig: Teubner, 1990). Translated in A. C. Bowen & R. B. Todd, Cleomedes' Lectures on Astronomy (Berkeley, CA: collage of California Press, 2004). Cornutus, Theologiae Graecae Compendium, C.