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The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius

A Study

The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius( )
Author: Rutherford, R. B.
Series title:Oxford Classical Monographs
Publication Date:Sep 1989
Publisher:Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $65.00
Book Description:

Marcus Aurelius, Roman emperor from 161 to 180 A.D., is renowned for his just rule and long frontier wars. But his lasting fame rests on his Meditations, a bedside book of reflections and self-admonitions written during his last years, that provide unique insights into the mind of an ancient ruler and contain many passages of pungent epigram and poetic imagery. This study is designed to make the Meditations more accessible to the modern reader. Rutherford carefully explains the...
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Detailed Subjects: Philosophy / Ethics & Moral Philosophy
Philosophy / History & Surveys / Ancient & Classical
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.62 x 8.75 x 0.93 Inches
Book Weight:1.181 Pounds

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