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Plutarch's essays

Author: Plutarch.; Andrew P Peabody; Oliver Wendell Holmes Collection (Library of Congress)
Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown, 1881.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Early works
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Early works to 1800
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Plutarch.
Plutarch's essays.
Boston : Little, Brown, 1881
(OCoLC)648538607
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Plutarch.; Andrew P Peabody; Oliver Wendell Holmes Collection (Library of Congress)
OCLC Number: 6662024
Description: xxx, 549 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Concerning the cure of anger --
Of superstition --
Consolation to Appolonius --
Of large acquaintance --
Of envy and hatred --
How a man may inoffensively praise himself without being liable to envy --
A discourse concerning Socrates's daemon --
How a man may be sensible of his progress in virtue --
Whether 'twere rightly said, live concealed --
Of banishment --
Of moral virtue --
Concerning such whom God is slow to punish --
Of garrulity --
Lives of the ten orators --
Of fate --
Plutarch's consolatory letter to his wife --
Against running in debt --
Laconic apophthegms --
The apophthegms.
Other Titles: Moralia.
Responsibility: with a preface by Andrew P. Peabody and an introduction by Ralph Waldo Emerson.

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