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Ion

ISBN13: 9781419126666
ISBN: 1419126660
Binding: Paperback
List Price: $15.95
Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
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Pages: 48
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In Plato's Ion Socrates discusses with the titular character, a professional rhapsode who also lectures on Homer, the question of whether the rhapsode, a performer of poetry, gives his performance on account of his skill and knowledge or by virtue of divine possession. It is one of the shortest of Plato's dialogues