The Consolations Of Philosophy

Author: Alain De Botton
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 030783350X
Size: 27.49 MB
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" This wonderfully engaging book will, however, make us feel better in a good way, with equal measures of wit and wisdom.

The Consolation Of Philosophy

Author: Boethius
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486113167
Size: 62.30 MB
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Landmark of medieval Western thought written by a 6th-century Roman statesman and philosopher awaiting execution. How to achieve and maintain spiritual peace amid life's inevitable pain.

The Consolations Of Philosophy

Author: Paul O'Grady
Publisher: Columba Press (IE)
ISBN: 9781856077132
Size: 27.58 MB
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This book offers eleven different philosophical approaches to issues concerning the basis of value, the nature of the good life, and human destiny; important matters in this recession.

The Consolations Of Theology

Author: Brian S. Rosner
Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing
ISBN: 0802860400
Size: 19.70 MB
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Inspired by Alain de Botton's bestselling Consolations of Philosophy, this volume shows how theology can be of practical value to every believer.

The Architecture Of Happiness

Author: Alain De Botton
Publisher: McClelland & Stewart
ISBN: 1551993872
Size: 72.14 MB
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As he did with Proust, philosophy, and travel, now he does with architecture. From the Hardcover edition.

Status Anxiety

Author: Alain De Botton
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307491331
Size: 11.40 MB
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And when it examines the virtues of informed misanthropy, art appreciation, or walking a lobster on a leash, it is not only wise but helpful. From the Trade Paperback edition.

The Consolation Of Philosophy

Author: Boethius
Publisher: Ignatius Press
ISBN: 1586174371
Size: 38.16 MB
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Presents the Roman philosophical and religious scholar's dialogue on the nature of man and his relationship to God and the universe.

Midlife

Author: Kieran Setiya
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780691173931
Size: 42.85 MB
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It's succinct, so savor it slowly."--John Allen Paulos, author of Innumeracy and A Numerate Life "Midlife is Intelligent, insightful, creative, and enjoyable. I wish I could have had a copy of this book ten or twenty years ago!

Boethius

Author: Henry Chadwick
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780198265498
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Boethius has been called `last of the Romans, first of the scholastics'. This book is the first major study in English of a writer who was of critical importance in the history of thought.