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Sep 06, 2005
| ISBN 9780143036326
Sep 06, 2005
| ISBN 9781101651186
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Sep 06, 2005 | ISBN 9780143036326
Sep 06, 2005 | ISBN 9781101651186
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The Stoic writings of the philosopher Seneca, who lived from c. 5 BC to AD 65, offer powerful insights into the art of living, the importance of reason and morality, and continue to provide profound guidance to many through their eloquence, lucidity and timeless wisdom. This selection of Seneca’s orks was taken from the Penguin Classics edition of Dialogues and Letters, translated by C.D.N. Costa, and includes the essays On the Shortness of Life, Consolation to Helvia, and On Tranquility of Mind.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca, statesman, philosopher, advocate and man of letters, was born at Cordoba in Spain around 4 BC. He rose to prominence in Rome, pursuing a career in the courts and political life, for which he had been trained,… More about Seneca
On the Shortness of LifeOn the Shortness of Life
Consolation to Helvia
On Tranquility of Mind
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