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Thomas Taylor (15 May 1758 – 1 November 1835) was an English translator and Neoplatonist, the first to translate into English the complete works of Aristotle and of Plato, as well as the Orphic fragments. Thomas Taylor was born in the City of London on 15 May 1758, the son of a staymaker Joseph Taylor and his wife Mary (born Summers). He was educated at St. Paul's School, and devoted himself to the study of the classics and of mathematics
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Plotinus Select Works, Thomas Taylor 1895; Theosophical Society. years that a demand for books treating of Neoplatonism and kindred subjects is steadily increasing. Now of Neoplatonism Plotinus was the coryphaeus, What Plato was to Socrates, Ploif not the founder. Neither tinus was to his master, Ammonius Saccas. Socrates nor Ammonius committed anything to writing; Plato and Plotinus were the great expounders of the tenets of their respective schools, and, as far as we can judge, far transcended their teachers in brilliancy of Therefore, to the student of Neoplatonism, genius.
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TAYLOR, THOMAS (1758–1835), Platonist, son of Joseph Taylor .
TAYLOR, THOMAS (1758–1835), Platonist, son of Joseph Taylor, staymaker, of St. Martin's-le-Grand, London, was born on 15 May 1758, and was admitted on 10 April 1767 at St. Paul's school. He was removed after three years, during which he suffered more by the cane than he profited by the classics. To which are added Extracts from the other Works of Julian relative to the Christians,’ 1809, 8vo; reprinted 1873. Celsus: ‘Arguments relative to the Christians,’ 1830, 12mo. Plotinus): ‘Select Works, containing his Four Books on Abstinence from Animal Food; his Treatise on the Homeric Cave of the Nymphs, and his Auxiliaries to the perception of Intelligible Natures.
Online Books by. Thomas Taylor. Taylor, Thomas, 1758-1835: Introduction to the Philosophy and Writings of Plato (Gutenberg text). Taylor, Thomas, 1758-1835, trans. Taylor, Thomas, 1758-1835: Theoretic Arithmetic, in Three Books (London: Printed for the author by A. J. Valpy, 1816) (PDF at dj. c).
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It is to Porphyry that we owe the somewhat artificial division of the writings into six groups of nine (hence the name Enneads from the Greek word for ‘nine’). In fact, there are somewhat fewer than 54 (Porphyry artificially divided some of them into separately numbered ‘treatises’), and the actual number of these is of no significance. Then a discussion of the text along with the problems it raised occurred. One must not suppose that the study of Aristotle at these seminars belonged to a separate ‘course’ on the great successor of Plato.