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The Art of Living: The Classical Manual on Virtue, Happiness, and Effectiveness

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Perennial wisdom on how best to live with serenity and joy in a thoroughly contemporary and delightfully pragmatic new adaptation. "Wise as a grandfather, earthly as the Tao."-- Jack Kornfield, author of A Path with Heart

About the Author

Epictetus (circa 55-135 ce) taught in Rome until the year 94 ce, when Emperor Domitian banished philosophers from the city. In exile, he established a school of philosophy where his distinguished students included Marcus Aurelius, author of Meditations. Some 1,863 years after Epictetus's death, Tom Wolfe revived his philosophy in the bestselling novel A Man in Full.

Sharon Lebell is a philosophical writer and musician who lives in Northern California. She also produced Epictetus's A Manual for Living.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780062513229
Subtitle:
The Classical Mannual on Virtue, Happiness, and Effectiveness
Other:
Epictetus
Author:
Lebell, Sharon
Author:
Epictetus
Publisher:
HarperOne
Subject:
Inspirational
Subject:
Ethics
Subject:
Ancient
Subject:
Conduct of life
Subject:
Ethics, ancient
Subject:
History & Surveys - Ancient & Classical
Subject:
Inspirational - General
Subject:
General Philosophy
Subject:
Ethics & Moral Philosophy
Copyright:
Edition Number:
62
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Publication Date:
19950901
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
8.32x5.18x.61 in. .53 lbs.

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