Primary Sources and Source Books

Allen, R.E.  and Furley, David J., eds. (1975) Studies in Presocratic Philosophy, Routledge

Barnes, J. (1987) Early Greek Philosophy, Harmondsworth: Penguin.

-----, (1982) The Presocratic Philosophers, Routledge

Burnet, J. (1930) Early Greek Philosophy, London: Adam and Charles Black

Diels, H. (1951-2) Die Fragmente der Vorsokratiker, 6th ed. Revised with additions and index by W. Kranz, Berlin: Weidmann. 

Guthrie, W. K. C. (1962-81) A History of Greek Philosophy, in 6 vols. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press

 Hussey, E. (1983) The Presocratics, Duckworth

 Kirk, G. S., Raven, J.E. and Schofield, M. (1983) The Presocratic Philosophers, 2nd edn, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

 McKirahan, Richard D. Jr. (1994), Philosophy Before Socrates, Hackett

 Mourelatos, A. P. D. (1974) The Pre-Socratics: A Collection of Critical Essays, New York: Anchor Doubleday.

 Robinson, J. M. (1968) An Introduction to Early Greek Philosophy, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press

 Taylor, C.C.W. ed. (1997) From the Beginning to Plato: Routledge History of Philosophy, vol. 1, Routledge

Wright, M. R. (1985) The Presocratics, Bristol: Bristol Classical Press.

 Zeller, E. (1882) A History of Greek Philosophy from the Earliest Period to the Time of Socrates, 2 vol, trans. in English by S. F. Alleyne, London: Longmans.

 Note: for a complete bibliographical collection of primary and secondary sources on the Presocratics cf. Mourelatos (1974), Selective Bibliography pp. 527-542.

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