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Meditations

Author: Marcus Aurelius, Emperor of Rome; A S L Farquharson; John Sellars
Publisher: London : Macmillan Collector's Library, 2020. ©2020.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Meditations are a set of personal reflections by Marcus Aurelius. He writes about the vicissitudes of his own life and explores how to live wisely and virtuously in an unpredictable world. This edition is translated by A.S.L. Farquharson and features an introduction by John Sellars. Marcus Aurelius was a follower of the Stoic tradition of philosophy, and one of its finest advocates, both in the clarity of his  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marcus Aurelius, Emperor of Rome; A S L Farquharson; John Sellars
ISBN: 9781529015027 1529015022
OCLC Number: 1152567179
Language Note: Translated from the Latin.
Description: 196 pages ; 18 cm.
Responsibility: Marcus Aurelius ; translated by A.S.L. Farquharson ; with an introduction by John Sellars.

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The private notebooks of Roman Emperor and Philosopher, Marcus Aurelius, published here with an introduction by John Sellars.  Read more...

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His meditations can indeed still offer all of us, historians included, worthwhile advice -- Tom Holland * Guardian * For many thinkers of the 19th century - from Darwin to Nietzsche - Marcus was an Read more...

 
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