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Aristotle: Parts of Animals

Aristotle: History of Animals

The History of Animals (Greek: Τῶν περὶ τὰ ζῷα ἱστοριῶν; Latin: Historia Animālium) by Aristotle is a work of natural history which shaped the development of zoology for some two millenia.

The History of Animals at Amazon: United States | Canada | United Kingdom | France | Germany | Spain | Italy

Free online texts

Internet Archive: History of Animals, translated by Richard Cresswell. Multiple formats.

Internet Classics Archive: History of Animals, translated by D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson. HTML and text formats.

University of Adelaide (Internet Archive): History of Animals, translated by D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson. Multiple formats.

Wikisource: History of Animals, translated by D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson. Multiple formats.

Other Resources

History of Philosophy without any gaps: Classified Information: Aristotle's Biology - podcast by philosopher Peter Adamson.

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy: Aristotle's Biology, by James Lennox.

Wikipedia: History of Animals.

The Great Conversation: Further reading at Tom's Learning Notes

Aristotle: On the Soul (De Anima).

Aristotle: Parva Naturalia.

Ancient Greek resources: Learn to read Greek classics in the original.


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