Murdoch, Iris. The Fire & The Sun. Why Plato Banished the Artists.
Publisher: Clarendon Press, Oxford;
Date of Publication: 1977
Stock Code: 7414
FIRST EDITION. Octavo, pp. , 2-89, . Publishers’ midnight blue cloth with gilt titles to spine in unclipped pictorial dust-jacket. A clean solid copy. Jacket very faintly toned to white background. A Near Fine copy in like dust-jacket.
Based on her 1976 Romanes Lecture, Murdoch discusses Plato’s views on art and examines his hostility to it.
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