The Human Fascination With The Science Of Types As Evidenced Today By The Interest In Astrological Signs, The Enneagram, Psychological Profiling Can Be Traced Back To An Already Highly Developed State In The Work Of Theophrastus, A Pupil Of Aristotle, Who Lived In The Third Century BC.Well Known In Classical And Modern Literature, These Prototypes Of The Shadow Side Of The Human Personality Have Served As The Templates For Archetypal Figures Since The Time Of Their Origin In This Form This Edition Features The Complete Illustrations From The Francis Howell Edition Of 1824.The Characters Can Be Read For Pure Amusement, Or For A Deeper Study Of Human Nature.The Current Edition Has Been Extensively Revised And Corrected.
Theophrastus Greek c 371 c 287 BC 1 , a Greek native of Eresos in Lesbos, was the successor to Aristotle in the Peripatetic school He came to Athens at a young age and initially studied in Plato s school After Plato s death, he attached himself to Aristotle Aristotle bequeathed to Theophrastus his writings and designated him as his successor at the Lyceum Theophrastus presid
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