Plotinus

Head in white marble. The identification as Plotinus is plausible but not proven. Plotinus (; , ''Plōtînos'';  – 270 CE) was a philosopher in the Hellenistic tradition, born and raised in Roman Egypt. Plotinus is regarded by modern scholarship as the founder of Neoplatonism. His teacher was the self-taught philosopher Ammonius Saccas, who belonged to the Platonic tradition. Historians of the 19th century invented the term "neoplatonism" and applied it to refer to Plotinus and his philosophy, which was vastly influential during Late Antiquity, the Middle Ages, and the Renaissance. Much of the biographical information about Plotinus comes from Porphyry's preface to his edition of Plotinus' most notable literary work, ''The Enneads''. In his metaphysical writings, Plotinus described three fundamental principles: the One, the Intellect, and the Soul. His works have inspired centuries of Pagan, Jewish, Christian, Gnostic, and Islamic metaphysicians and mystics, including developing precepts that influence mainstream theological concepts within religions, such as his work on duality of the One in two metaphysical states. Provided by Wikipedia
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    Les Belles-Lettres 1963
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    Librairie philosophique J. Vrin 2016
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    les Belles lettres 1989
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    Éd. du Cerf impr. 2008
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    Les Belles Lettres 1997
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    les Belles lettres 1925
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    les Belles lettres 1999
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    Librairie Philosophique J. Vrin 2019
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    J. Vrin 1980, cop. 1980
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    les Belles lettres 1998
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    les Éd. du Cerf DL 2014
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    Cerf 2000
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    Les Belles Lettres 1925
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    Les Belles Lettres 1956
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    Oxford University Press 1977
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    Cerf 2007
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    E. Typographeo Clarendoniano 1964, cop. 1964

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