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The cave and other works

Ciaran Myers

The cave and other works

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Published by Crackjaw Pub. in Guelph, Ont .
Written in English


Edition Notes

A play and poems.

StatementCiaran Myers.
SeriesCrackjaw chapbook series
The Physical Object
Pagination36 p. ;
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19689436M
ISBN 109780978202620
OCLC/WorldCa155849606

  The allegory of the cave is one of the most famous passages in the history of Western philosophy. It is a short excerpt from the beginning of book seven of Plato’s book.   In an obvious sense, this other realm is the exterior of the cave. Cooper must complete an arduous journey to reach it. In further inspection, we see that the tesseract also uncovers the cave of knowledge. This knowledge not only is capable of saving the human race, but it also allows Cooper to communicate back to earth and to share what he has.


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About this Item: North-South Books. Hardcover. Condition: GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, will have the markings and stickers associated from the library.

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