Letters from a Stoic

Letters from a Stoic


Translator: Robin Campbell
Introduction by: Robin Campbell

Format
Paperback
Price
$16.00
 
Additional Formats
  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780140442106
  • 256 Pages
  • Penguin Classics
  • Adult

Overview

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Table of Contents

Introduction
Seneca’s Life
Seneca and Philosophy
Seneca and Literature: His letters and other writings; his style; his influence and appeal
Note on translation and text
Postscript

Letters

Notes
Bibliography
Appendix: Tactitus’ account of Seneca’s death
Index of persons and places

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