By Epictetus

Epictetus' "Encheiridion," which was once composed by means of his scholar Arrian with the aim of giving a entire account of Epictetus' notion, has been transmitted in lots of resources. along with the wealthy direct culture there are 3 Christian diversifications, a voluminous observation through the sixth-century thinker Simplicius, in addition to the oblique culture. the latest severe variation is the "editio maior" through Johannes Schweighauser (1798), which doesn't meet the necessities of contemporary philology. within the first a part of this e-book there's a complete account of the transmission of Epictetus' "Encheiridion" and the 3 Christian variations, in accordance with all extant manuscripts. the second one a part of the booklet comprises serious versions of the 4 texts; for the Christian "Encheiridion" of Vaticanus graecus 2231 this can be the "editio princeps.""

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