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Commentary of Hierocles on the Golden verses of Pythagoras.

Hierocles of Alexandria

Commentary of Hierocles on the Golden verses of Pythagoras.

From the French of André Dacier done into English by N. Rowe.

by Hierocles of Alexandria

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Published by Theosophical Pub. House in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pythagoras.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDacier, André, 1651-1722, Rowe, Nicholas, 1674-1718.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA4013 H46 E5 1971
    The Physical Object
    Pagination131p.
    Number of Pages131
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18399986M

    Pythagoras of Samos (Greek: Πυθαγόρας; circa BC – circa BC) was an Ionian (Greek) mathematician, astronomer, scientist and philosopher, founder of the mathematical, mystic, religious, and scientific society called Pythagoreans. His name led him to be associated with Pythian Apollo; Aristippus explained his name by saying, "He spoke (agor-) the truth no less than did the GREEK Hierocles of Alexandria Golden Verses Pythagoras Philosophy Fatalism Hierocles of Alexandria was a 5 th-century Greek writer. The only surviving work of Hierocles, who studied under Plutarch, was his commentary on Golden Verses of Pythagoras. It included a treatise on providence and fate and his arguments against ://

      Hierocles upon the Golden Verses of the Pythagoreans, (tr. John Norris) The Life of Pythagoras, with His Symbols and Golden Verses. Together with the Life of Hierocles, and His Commentaries upon the Verses, (tr. N. Rowe) The Golden Verses of Pythagoras, in The Judgment of Hercules, a Poem by Robert Lowth, (tr. Mr. Rowe) The connections between Iamblichus's school in Syria and the beginnings of the Neoplatonist school in Athens are indicated, and, as a first case of the influence of Iamblichus's Pythagoreanizing programme, the works of Hierocles of Alexandria (a pupil of Plutarch of Athens) discussed, with reference, in particular, to Hierocles's views on the history of philosophy and his use of Pythagoreanism

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Commentary of Hierocles on the Golden verses of Pythagoras, from the French of André Dacier. [Hierocles, of Alexandria; Nicholas Rowe; André Dacier] Commentary of Hierocles on the Golden Verses of Pythagoras.

Author: Hierocles (of but Dacier's version has been almost exclusively followed, being clearer and more intelligible. The Golden Sentences of Democrates, the Similitudes of Demophilus, and Pythagorean Symbols are from Bridgman's translation, and are to be found in his little book Title: COMMENTARY OF HIEROCLES ON THE GOLDEN VERSES OF PYTHAGORAS Author: Andre Dacier (Translated by N.

Rowe)Publisher: The Theosophical Publishing SocietyCity: LondonYear: (First English Edition)Binding Style: HardcoverPagination: Illustrated: No Book Details + Condition: Scarce first (English) edition from 1 Hierocles composed his commentary on the Golden Verses at some time between C.E.

and while he occupied the successor's chair of the Alexandrian Academy, the direct offshoot of the Platonic Academy in Athens. The translation of the commentary included here is adapted from that of N. › Books › Science & Math › Mathematics.

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Commentary of Hierocles on the Golden Verses of Pythagoras by Andre Dacier (Trade Cloth) at the best online prices at eBay. Free shipping for many products! › eBay › Books › Nonfiction. This commentary provides valuable insight into the basic tenets of an unknown sect from the formative years of Hellenistic Pythagoreanism, a movement which had a major impact on the morality and philosophy of the Greco-Roman world.

The Pythagorean Golden Verses: With Introduction and Commentary Sarolta A. Takács, Johan Carl Thom The Theosophical Publishing House in the United Kingdom published in the “Commentaries of Hierocles on the Golden Verses of Pythagoras” ( pp.). Yet its verses are not completely the same in English words as the one’s presented by Guthrie.

It seems many different editors have adapted Rowe’s classical English to present-day ?id=   1. THE GOLDEN VERSES OF THE PYTHAGOREANS. THE ancients had the habit of comparing with gold all that they deemed without defects and pre-eminently beautiful: thus, by the Golden Age they understood, the age of virtues and of happiness; and by the Golden Verses, the verses, wherein was concealed the most pure :// The Golden verses are pretty great, it's kind of a how to guide for living a good and wise life.

You'll find some are similar to common sayings or christian preachings, they are probably things that people have been repeating to each other since language :// The Commentary of Hierocles on the Golden Verses of Pythagoras by Dacier, Andre and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at ://   The Golden Verses of Pythagoras Examinations of the Golden Verses 1.

The Golden Verses of the Pythagoreans 2. Render to the Immortal Gods the Consecrated Cult; Guard Then Thy Faith 3.

Revere the Memory of the Illustrious Heroes, of Spirits Demi-Gods 4. Be a Good Son, Just Brother, Spouse Tender, and Good Father :// Hierocles of Alexandria was a Neoplatonic philosopher of the fifth century AD.

Hermann S. Schibli surveys his life, writings, and pagan and Christian surroundings, and succinctly examines the major points of his philosophy, both contemplative and practical. He includes the first modern English translations, with helpful notes, of Hierocles' Commentary on the Golden Verses of the Pythagoreans The Neoplatonists used the golden verses as part of their preparatory program of moral instruction and a number of neoplatonic commentaries on the verses are extant.

Pythagoreanism was the system of esoteric and metaphysical beliefs held by Pythagoras and his followers, the Pythagorean cult, who were considerably influenced by ://   Free 2-day shipping.

Buy The Commentary of Hierocles on the Golden Verses of Pythagoras at ps:// Rare manuscript copy of the Golden Verses, traditionally attributed to Pythagoras, in the fifth-century commentary by the Neoplatonist Hierocles.

With an illustrious nineteenth-century provenance (Earl Frederick North, Sir Thomas Phillipps, etc.), the manuscript has been newly identified here as written by the scribe George, a priest working in Supersano in southern Italy and fits well in the Schibli situates Hierocles in the mainstream of Neoplatonism from Plotinus to Damascius.

Particularly helpful is the inclusion of a modern English translation of Hierocles' Commentary on the Golden Verses of the Pythagoreans and of the remnants of his treatise On ?id=unV7wg3-cYAC. Full text of "The Golden verses of Pythagoras" See other formats   Book Reviews.

The Wisdom Traditions. Mystical Traditions 1 Ragavan IYER (ed.) (): THE GOLDEN VERSES OF PYTHAGORAS: With the Commentary of Hierocles, Concord Grove Press, N.Y. For many in the Western world, Pythagoras is remembered as a Greek mathematician who discovered that in a right angled triangle, the square /10/.

The commentary of Hierocles of Alexandria (fl. c. A.D.) on the Golden Verses of the pseudo- Pythagoras (a neo-Platonic text of considerably later date than the Greek philosopher) enjoyed much popularity in the later middle ages and renaissance; it was the subject of a learned essay by Bishop John ('On the Creed') ://From the commentary by Fabre D'Olivet: The ancients had the habit of comparing with gold all that they deemed without defects and pre-eminently beautiful: thus by the Golden Age they understood, the age of virtues and of happiness; and by the Golden Verses, the verses, wherein was concealed the most pure constantly attributed the Verses to Pythagoras, not that they believed that +Golden+Verses+of+Pythagoras.

This paper focuses on the four preserved commentaries to a Pythagorean poem known as the Golden deals with two Greek texts—Iamblichus’ Protrepticus and Hierocles’ Commentary to the Golden Verses—as well as two commentaries preserved in Arabic, attributed to Iamblichus and article analyses how each of these commentators understood the relationship between ?language=en.