Aristotle: On Length and Shortness of Life
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Aristotle: On Youth, Old Age, Life and Death, and Respiration

On Youth, Old Age, Life and Death, and Respiration (Greek: Περὶ νεότητος καὶ γήρως, καὶ ζωῆς καὶ θανάτου, καὶ ἀναπνοῆς, Latin: De Juventute et Senectute, De Vita et Morte, De Respiratione) is a work by Aristotle, one of the short treatises on nature or Parva Naturalia.

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Free online texts

Internet Archive: The Works of Aristotle, Vol III, translated under the editorship of W.D. Ross (1910). Parva Naturalia translated by J.I. Beare and G.R.T. Ross. Multiple formats.

Internet Archive: Aristotle's Psychology: A Treatise on the Principle of Life (De Anima and Parva Naturalia), translated by W.A. Hammond (1902). Multiple formats.

Internet Classics Archive: On Youth and Old Age, On Life and Death, On Breathing, translated by G.R.T. Ross. Multiple formats.

Mikrosapoplous.gr: ΠΕΡΙ ΝΕΟΤΗΤΟΣ ΚΑΙ ΓΗΡΩΣ ΚΑΙ ΖΩΗΣ ΚΑΙ ΘΑΝΑΤΟΥ, ancient and modern Greek texts, HTML format.

University of Adelaide (Internet Archive): On Youth, Old Age, Life and Death, and Respiration, translated by G. R. T. Ross. Multiple formats.

Wikisource: English text: On Youth and Old Age - On Breathing - On Life and Death, translated by G.R.T. Ross. Multiple formats.

Other Resources

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

Librivox: Parva Naturalia - public domain audiobook.

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

Wikipedia: On Youth, Old Age, Life and Death, and Respiration.

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

Aristotle: On the Soul (De Anima).

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

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