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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.
This is the world’s best Marcus Aurelius collection, including the most complete set of Aurelius’s works available plus many free bonus materials.
Marcus Aurelius was a Roman Emperor from 161 to 180, known as one of the last of the Five Good Emperors, and is also considered one of the most important Stoic philosophers. His seminary work ‘Meditations’ has been revered since ancient times, and is still highly influential
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In this irresistible collection you get all Marcus Aurelius’s work, plus several comprehensive and extensive notes, interpretations and annotative notes on his writings. Plus we also include a biography so you can experience the life of the man behind the words, and understand them on an even deeper level.
Biography Of Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
The Philosophy Of Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
The Meditations Of Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
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A Guide To Stoicism: Philosophy Among The Greeks And Romans
An in depth look at the philosophy that Aurelius followed and thought on, delving into it’s origins and basis, including chapters on:
The history and concepts of the Stoic philosophy, noting a special chapter on Aurelius and how his Stoic philosophy compared to others, including chapters on:
Thought And Character Of Socrates
Rise Of Stoicism And Its Relation To The Spirit Of The Age
Stoicism At Rome Under The Republic
Marcus Aurelius Antoninus, Or Stoicism On The Throne
"How to Apply Stoicism in Your Daily Life" - Written specially for this collection.
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