The Resource The veil of Isis : an essay on the history of the idea of nature, Pierre Hadot ; translated by Michael Chase

The veil of Isis : an essay on the history of the idea of nature, Pierre Hadot ; translated by Michael Chase

Label
The veil of Isis : an essay on the history of the idea of nature
Title
The veil of Isis
Title remainder
an essay on the history of the idea of nature
Statement of responsibility
Pierre Hadot ; translated by Michael Chase
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Hadot, Pierre
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Language note
Translated from the French
LC call number
BD581
LC item number
.H2813 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Philosophy of nature
Label
The veil of Isis : an essay on the history of the idea of nature, Pierre Hadot ; translated by Michael Chase
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translated from the French
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 321-388) and index
Contents
The veil of death -- The veil of nature -- Nature loves to hide -- Unveiling nature's secrets -- The Promethean attitude: unveiling secrets through technology -- The orphic attitude: Unveiling secrets through discourse, poetry, and art -- The veil of Isis -- From the secret of nature to the mystery of existence: terror and wonder
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xii, 399 p., [18] p. of plates
Isbn
9780674023161
Lccn
20060445 54
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)65521612
  • (OCoLC)65521612
Label
The veil of Isis : an essay on the history of the idea of nature, Pierre Hadot ; translated by Michael Chase
Publication
Note
Translated from the French
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 321-388) and index
Contents
The veil of death -- The veil of nature -- Nature loves to hide -- Unveiling nature's secrets -- The Promethean attitude: unveiling secrets through technology -- The orphic attitude: Unveiling secrets through discourse, poetry, and art -- The veil of Isis -- From the secret of nature to the mystery of existence: terror and wonder
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xii, 399 p., [18] p. of plates
Isbn
9780674023161
Lccn
20060445 54
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)65521612
  • (OCoLC)65521612

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