1st Edition

Herodicus the Cratetean
A Study in Anti-Platonic Tradition

ISBN 9780367143954
Published April 15, 2019 by Routledge
176 Pages

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Book Description

Originally published in 1941.  Herodicus was a Greek physician of the fifth century BC, and a native of Selymbria. The first use of therapeutic exercise for the treatment of disease and maintenance of health is credited to him, and he is believed to have been one of the tutors of Hippocates.

Table of Contents

1. An Epigram.  2. The Essay.  3. The Treatise.  4. Other Writings.  5. The Anti-Platonic Tradition.

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