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  • The object of philosophy, according to Porphyry, is the salvation of the soul.
  • These were cut out of great blocks of marble and granite, and have generally an overhanging lip. There is one in the Vatican of porphyry over 12 ft.
  • Porphyry (A.D.
  • Eusebius quoted the account as from Porphyry, though he must have known that he had derived it from Josephus (Praep. Ev.
  • Of the commentaries we have - (1) one on the Isagoge of Porphyry (Venice, 1500 fol.); (2) one on the Categories (Venice, 1503 fol.), the authenticity of which is doubted by Brandis; (3) one on the De Interpretatione (Venice, 1503 fol.).
 

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