Platt Papers

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Translations and notes from Hippocrates.

Administrative / Biographical History

John Platt was born on 11 July 1860. He attended Harrow School and Trinity College Cambridge, where he was made a Fellow. He was Professor of Greek at University College London from 1894 till his death. He published an edition of Homer's 'Iliad' and 'Odyssey' and various translations and papers on classical subjects. He died on 16 March 1925.

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