The Consolation Of Philosophy

Author: Ancius Boethius
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141920378
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Boethius was an eminent public figure under the Gothic emperor Theodoric, and an exceptional Greek scholar.

The Consolation Of Philosophy

Author: Boethius
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486113167
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Landmark of medieval Western thought written by a 6th-century Roman statesman and philosopher awaiting execution. How to achieve and maintain spiritual peace amid life's inevitable pain.

The Consolation Of Philosophy

Author: Anicius Manlius Severinus Boethius
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674028457
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Composed while its author was imprisoned, this book remains one of Western literature’s most eloquent meditations on the transitory nature of earthly belongings, and the superiority of things of the mind.

The Consolations Of Philosophy

Author: Alain de Botton
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141930314
Size: 76.25 MB
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The Consolations of Philosophy is Alain de Botton's internationally bestselling guide to life The inspiration for the TV series Philsophy: A Guide to Happiness Alain de Botton, bestselling author of How Proust Can Change Your Life, has set ...

The Consolation Of Philosophy

Author: Boethius
Publisher: Ignatius Press
ISBN: 1586174371
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Presents the Roman philosophical and religious scholar's dialogue on the nature of man and his relationship to God and the universe.

The Cambridge Companion To Boethius

Author: John Marenbon
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521872669
Size: 44.71 MB
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Covers all the important aspects of Boethius's thought and his influence on poets as well as philosophers and theologians.

Tales From The Decameron

Author: Giovanni Boccaccio
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 014192750X
Size: 71.55 MB
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Bawdy and moving, hilarious and reflective - these stories offer the very best of Boccaccio's Decameron in a brilliant, playful new translation.

Early Greek Philosophy

Author: Jonathan Barnes
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780140448153
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Examines early Greek philosophy, which relied on reasoning and forged the first scientific vocabulary, and includes discussion of such topics as Democritus' atomic theory of matter and Pythagorean insights into mathematics.

The Portable Thoreau

Author: Henry David Thoreau
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101128107
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Edited by noted Thoreau scholar Jeffrey S. Cramer, this edition promises to be the new standard for those interested in discovering the great thinker's influential ideas about everything from environmentalism to limited government.