By Keith Seddon
This new translation presents works, one by means of Epictetus and the opposite through Cebes, old Greek philosophers of the Imperial interval, in new translations of clear, user-friendly English.
In this book, readers will methods to maintain emotional concord and a ‘good move of lifestyles’ no matter what fortune could carry in shop for them.
This sleek English translation of the total Handbook is supported by means of and includes:
* the 1st thorough statement in view that that of Simplicius, 1500 years ago
* an in depth introduction
* wide glossary
* index of key terms
* chapter-by-chapter dialogue of themes
* important tables that make clear Stoic moral doctrines as a look.
Accompanying the Handbook is the Tablet of Cebes, a curious and interesting textual content. In entire distinction, but complementing the Handbook’s extra traditional philosophical presentation, the pill indicates growth to philosophical knowledge as a trip via a panorama inhabited through personifications of happiness, fortune, the virtues and vices.
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