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The Consolation of Philosophy

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An eminent public figure under the Gothic emperor Theodoric, Boethius was also an exceptional Greek scholar, and it was to the Greek philosophers that he turned when he fell from favor and was imprisoned in Pavia. Written in the period leading up to his brutal execution, The Consolation of Philosophy is a dialogue of alternating prose and verse between the ailing prisoner and his "nurse", Philosop... More
Book Information
PublisherPenguin Young Readers Group
BindingMass Market Paperback (4 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages192
ISBN-100140442081
ISBN-13978-0140442083
Publication Date08/26/1976
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About Ancius Boethius (Author) : Ancius Boethius is a published author. Published credits of Ancius Boethius include The Consolation of Philosophy: Revised Edition (Penguin Classics).
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About V. E. Watts (Introduction, Translator) : V. E. Watts is credited in . Published credits of V. E. Watts include The Consolation of Philosophy: Revised Edition (Penguin Classics).
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