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On the shortness of life

The Stoic writings of the philosopher Seneca offer powerful insights into the art of living and the importance of reason and morality and continue to provide profound guidance to many through their eloquence, lucidity and timeless wisdom.--Publisher description
Print Book, English, 2005
Penguin Books, New York, 2005
105 pages ; 19 cm.
9780143036326, 0143036327
On the shortness of life
Consolation to Helvia
On tranquility of mind
"First published in Dialogues and letters in Penguin Classics 1997"--Title page verso