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The meditations

Author: Marcus Aurelius, Emperor of Rome; George Long
Publisher: Mineola, N.Y. : Dover Publications, ©1997.
Series: Dover thrift editions.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Stirring reflections on the human condition from a warrior and emperor provide a fascinating glimpse into the mind and personality of a highly principled Roman of the second century. Recognizing that suffering is at the core of life, he counsels stoic detachment in the face of inevitable pain, loss and death.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Marcus Aurelius, Emperor of Rome; George Long
ISBN: 048629823X 9780486298238
OCLC Number: 36824826
Notes: Rev. ed. originally published: The thoughts of the emperor, M. Aurelius Antoninus. London : Bell, 1862. With new introd.
Description: ix, 99 pages ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Dover thrift editions.
Other Titles: Meditations.
Responsibility: by Marcus Aurelius ; the George Long translation, revised and updated.
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Stirring reflections on the human condition from a warrior and emperor provide a fascinating glimpse into the mind and personality of a highly principled Roman of the second century. Recognizing that suffering is at the core of life, he counsels stoic detachment in the face of inevitable pain, loss and death.

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