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    Moral and Political Essays.Lucius Annaeus Seneca - 1995 - Cambridge University Press.
    This volume offers clear and forceful contemporary translations of the most important of Seneca's 'Moral Essays': On Anger, On Mercy, On the Private Life and the first four books of On Favours. They give an attractive, full picture of the social and moral outlook of an ancient Stoic thinker intimately involved in the governance of the Roman empire in the mid first century of the Christian era. A general introduction describes Seneca's life and career and explains the fundamental ideas underlying (...)
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  2. On Benefits.Lucius Annaeus Seneca - 1962 - University of Chicago Press.
    Lucius Annaeus Seneca was a Roman Stoic philosopher, dramatist, statesman, and advisor to the emperor Nero, all during the Silver Age of Latin literature. The Complete Works of Lucius Annaeus Seneca is a fresh and compelling series of new English-language translations of his works in eight accessible volumes. Edited by world-renowned classicists Elizabeth Asmis, Shadi Bartsch, and Martha C. Nussbaum, this engaging collection restores Seneca—whose works have been highly praised by modern authors from Desiderius Erasmus to Ralph Waldo Emerson—to his (...)
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    Letters From a Stoic: Epistulae Morales Ad Lucilium.Lucius Annaeus Seneca - 1969 - Harmondsworth, Penguin.
    SENECA S LIFE Lucius ANNABUS SENECA was born at Cordoba, then the leading town in Roman Spain, at about the same time as Christ.1 His father, Marcus Annaeus ...
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    Hardship and Happiness.Lucius Annaeus Seneca - 2014 - University of Chicago Press.
    Lucius Annaeus Seneca (4 BCE–65 CE) was a Roman Stoic philosopher, dramatist, statesman, and advisor to the emperor Nero, all during the Silver Age of Latin literature. The Complete Works of Lucius Annaeus Seneca is a fresh and compelling series of new English-language translations of his works in eight accessible volumes. Edited by world-renowned classicists Elizabeth Asmis, Shadi Bartsch, and Martha C. Nussbaum, this engaging collection helps restore Seneca—whose works have been highly praised by modern authors from Desiderius Erasmus to (...)
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    Anger, Mercy, Revenge.Lucius Annaeus Seneca - 2012 - University of Chicago Press.
    The Complete Works of Lucius Annaeus Seneca is a fresh and compelling series of new English-language translations of his works in eight accessible volumes.
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  6. On the Shortness of Life: Life is Long If You Know How to Use It.Lucius Annaeus Seneca - 1997 - Penguin Books.
    On the shortness of life -- Consolation to Helvia -- On tranquility of mind.
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    Natural Questions.Lucius Annaeus Seneca - 2010 - University of Chicago Press.
    Lucius Annaeus Seneca was a Roman Stoic philosopher, dramatist, statesman, and adviser to the emperor Nero, all during the Silver Age of Latin literature. The Complete Works of Lucius Annaeus Seneca is a fresh and compelling series of new English-language translations of his works in eight accessible volumes. Edited by world-renowned classicists Elizabeth Asmis, Shadi Bartsch, and Martha C. Nussbaum, this engaging collection restores Seneca—whose works have been highly praised by modern authors from Desiderius Erasmus to Ralph Waldo Emerson—to his (...)
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    Dialogues and Essays.Lucius Annaeus Seneca - 2008 - Oxford University Press.
    Stoic philosopher and tutor to the young emperor Nero, Seneca wrote moral essays - exercises in practical philosophy - on how to live in a troubled world. Strikingly applicable today, his thoughts on happiness and other subjects are here combined in a clear, modern translation with an introduction on Seneca's life and philosophy.
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    Dialogues and Essays.Lucius Annaeus Seneca (ed.) - 2008 - Oxford University Press.
    Stoic philosopher and tutor to the young emperor Nero, Seneca wrote moral essays - exercises in practical philosophy - on how to live in a troubled world. Strikingly applicable today, his thoughts on happiness and other subjects are here combined in a clear, modern translation with an introduction on Seneca's life and philosophy.
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    Dialogues and Letters.Lucius Annaeus Seneca - 1997 - Penguin Books.
    A fascinating insight into one of the greatest minds of Ancient Rome, these works inspired writers and thinkers including Montaigne, Rousseau, and Bacon, and ...
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    Selected Letters.Lucius Annaeus Seneca & Elaine Fantham (eds.) - 2010 - Oxford University Press.
    This is the largest selection of Stoic philosopher and tragedian Seneca's letters currently available. In them Seneca advises his friend Lucilius on how to do without what is superfluous, whether on the subject of happiness, riches, reputation, or the emotions. We learn too about Seneca's personal and political life in the time of Nero.
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    Selected Letters.Lucius Annaeus Seneca & Seneca - 2010 - Oxford University Press.
    Seneca's letters to his friend Lucilius are powerful moral essays that also yield illuminating insight into Seneca's personal life and the truly turbulent times ...
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  13. Seneca's Letters to Lucilius.Lucius Annaeus Seneca - 1932 - Clarendon Press.
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    Seneca: Selected Philosophical Letters: Translated with Introduction and Commentary.Lucius Annaeus Seneca - 2007 - Oxford University Press.
    Seneca is the earlist Stoic author for whom we ahve access to a large number of complete works, and these works were higly influential in later centuries.
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  15. Traités Philosophiques.Lucius Annaeus Seneca & F. Richard - 1935 - Librairie Garnier Frères.
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  16. The Woorke of the Excellent Philosopher Lucius Annaeus Seneca.Lucius Annaeus Seneca - 1974 - W. J. Johnson.