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The Consolations of Philosophy
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Alain de Botton
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-03-01 - Publisher: Penguin UK

The Consolations of Philosophy is Alain de Botton's internationally bestselling guide to life The inspiration for the TV series Philsophy: A Guide to Happiness Alain de Botton, bestselling author of How Proust Can Change Your Life, has set six of the finest minds in the history of philosophy to work
The Consolation of Philosophy
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Ancius Boethius
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-04-24 - Publisher: Penguin UK

Boethius was an eminent public figure under the Gothic emperor Theodoric, and an exceptional Greek scholar. When he became involved in a conspiracy and was imprisoned in Pavia, it was to the Greek philosophers that he turned. THE CONSOLATION was written in the period leading up to his brutal execution.
The Consolation of Philosophy
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Boethius,, P. G. Walsh
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-07-10 - Publisher: Oxford Paperbacks

Boethius composed De Consolation Philosophiae in the sixth century A.D. while awaiting death by torture, condemned on a charge of plotting against Gothic rule, which he protested as manifestly unjust. Though a Christian, Boethius details the true end of life as the soul's knowledge of God, and consoles himself with
The Consolation of Philosophy
Language: en
Pages: 278
Authors: Anicius Boethius
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-11-15 - Publisher: Ignatius Press

Written in the sixth century, The Consolation of Philosophy was one of the most popular and influential works of the Middle Ages. Boethius composed the masterpiece while imprisoned and awaiting the death sentence for treason. The Christian author had served as a high-ranking government official before falling out of favor
The Theological Tractates and The Consolation of Philosophy
Language: en
Pages: 364
Authors: Anicius Manlius Severinus Boethius
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-25 - Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand

Reproduction of the original: The Theological Tractates and The Consolation of Philosophy by Anicius Manlius Severinus Boethius