hide Matching Documents

The documents where this entity occurs most often are shown below. Click on a document to open it.

Document Max. Freq Min. Freq
Apollodorus, Library and Epitome (ed. Sir James George Frazer) 10 0 Browse Search
Aristophanes, Wasps (ed. Eugene O'Neill, Jr.) 2 0 Browse Search
Aristotle, Eudemian Ethics 2 0 Browse Search
Aristotle, Politics 2 0 Browse Search
P. Vergilius Maro, Aeneid (ed. John Dryden) 2 0 Browse Search
P. Vergilius Maro, Aeneid (ed. Theodore C. Williams) 2 0 Browse Search
View all matching documents...

Browsing named entities in Aristotle, Politics. You can also browse the collection for Paros (Greece) or search for Paros (Greece) in all documents.

Your search returned 1 result in 1 document section:

Aristotle, Politics, Book 1, section 1258b (search)
very probable variant gives ‘the quarrying of stone.’ and all sorts of mining; and of mining itself there are many classes, since there are many sorts of metals obtained out of the earth. TheIn the mss. this sentence follows the next one. most scientific of these industries are those which involve the smallest element of chance, the most mechanic those in which the operatives undergo the greatest amount of bodily degradation, the most servile those in which the most uses are made of the body, and the most ignoble those in which there is the least requirement of virtue as an accessory. But while we have even now given a general description of these various branches, yet a detailed and particular account of them, though useful for the practice of the industries, would be illiberal as a subject of prolonged study. There are books on these subjects by certain authors, for example CharetidesOtherwise unknown. of Paros