Dialogues And Essays

Author: Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199552401
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Stoic philosopher and tutor to the young emperor Nero, Seneca wrote moral essays - exercises in practical philosophy - on how to live in a troubled world.

Dialogues And Essays

Author: Seneca
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191604968
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'No man is crushed by misfortune unless he has first been deceived by prosperity.' In these dialogues and essays the Stoic philosopher Seneca outlines his thoughts on how to live in a troubled world.

Selected Essays

Author: David Hume
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199540306
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These essays represent not only those areas where Hume's arguments are revealingly typical of his day, but also where he is strikingly innovative in a period already famous for its great thinkers.

On Life And Death

Author: Cicero
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199644144
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Cicero, though a senior statesman, struggled to maintain his independence and it was during these years that, frustrated in public life, he first started to put his excess energy, stylistic brilliance, and superabundant vocabulary ...

Six Tragedies

Author: Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0192807064
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This is a lively, readable and accurate verse translation of the six best plays by one of the most influential of all classical Latin writers.

Discourses Fragments Handbook

Author: Epictetus
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191641979
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They still speak eloquently to modern readers seeking meaning in their own lives. This is the only complete modern translation of the Discourses, together with the Handbook or manual of key themes, and surviving fragments.

Selected Letters

Author: Seneca
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 9780191572753
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Accompanied by an invaluable introduction and notes, it opens a window on to Seneca's world. ABOUT THE SERIES: For over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the widest range of literature from around the globe.

Dialogues And Letters

Author: Seneca
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141914548
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A fascinating insight into one of the greatest minds of Ancient Rome, these works inspired writers and thinkers including Montaigne, Rousseau, and Bacon, and continue to intrigue and enlighten.

The Conversion And Therapy Of Desire

Author: Mark J. Boone
Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers
ISBN: 1498229395
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Augustine's Theology of Desire in the Cassiciacum Dialogues Mark J. Boone.
Schroeder, Tim. “Desire. ... In Seneca: Dialogues and Essays, translated by John
Davie, 85-111. Oxford World's Classics. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007.