The meditations of the Emperor Marcus Aurelius Antoninus.

by Marcus Aurelius

Publisher: Printed by R. Cruttwell, for G. G. J. and J. Robinson in Bath, London

Written in English
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  • Philosophy -- Early works to 1800.

Edition Notes

StatementA new translation from the Greek original; with a life, notes, etc., by R. Graves ...
GenreEarly works to 1800.
ContributionsGraves, Richard, 1715-1804, tr., Pre-1801 Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsB580 .G7
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, xxii p., 1 l., [25]-377 p.
Number of Pages377
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6626122M
LC Control Number20011796
OCLC/WorldCa2778212

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The Meditations of the Emperor Marcus Aurelius Antoninus. This is the Meditations of Marcus Aurelius as translated by George Chrystal in The section titles and table of contents are my own extractions from the content of each section.   Marcus Aurelius was Emperor of Rome from to He ruled with Lucius Verus as co-emperor from until Verus' death in Marcus Brand: CreateSpace Publishing. Thus Marcus begins with his paternal grandfather, Annius Verus, and his own father, passes to childhood's discipline, the Greek training adopted in Rome, introduces next his earlier and later tutors, thus leading up to his instruction by his adoptive father, .

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In many important ways, the reflections of Marcus Aurelius () crystallize the philosophical wisdom of the Greco-Roman world. This little book was written as a diary to himself while emperor fighting a war out on the boarder of the Roman Empire and today this book is known to us as The Meditations.

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This edition of the Meditations of Marcus Aurelius was the product of years of unremitting and almost secret labour. Few even of his friends were allowed to know how closely and continuously Farquharson lived with the subject of his studies.

Only the evidence of his library—the hundreds of volumes bearing in their margins 'copious notes' and forests of cross-references, written in his. The meditations of Marcus Aurelius Antoninus Originally translated by Meric Casaubon About this edition Marcus Aurelius Antoninus Augustus was Emperor of Rome from to his death, the last of the “Five Good Emperors.” He was nephew, son-in-law, and adoptive son of Antonius Pius.

Marcus Aurelius was one of the most important Stoic File Size: 1MB. Meditations Summary. The Meditations is basically Marcus's personal journal.

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The Roman emperor Marcus Aurelius Antoninus was the last famous Stoic philosopher of antiquity. During the last 14 years of his life he faced one of the worst plagues in European history. The. They contrasted the serenity recommended and practiced by Marcus Aurelius with the divisive sectarianism.

In many ways, Hutcheson and Moor's The Meditations of the Emperor Marcus Aurelius Antoninus is a companion volume to Hutcheson's Latin work on ethics, released in the same year, Philosophiae Moralis Institutio Compendiaria.

The Meditations of the Emperor Marcus Antoninus/Commentary on Book 1 so that the manner of the Book is different from the remainder of the Meditations, with the exception of Book vi.

introduces next his earlier and later tutors, thus leading up to his instruction by his adoptive father, the Emperor Titus Aurelius Antoninus Pius, for. Statue of Marcus Aurelius on horseback. If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing itself, but to your estimate of it; and this you have the power to revoke at any moment.~ Marcus Aurelius.

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The translation of The Meditations of the Emperor Marcus Aurelius Antoninus that is reproduced here is the first edition published in Glasgow by Robert Foulis in The edition was the only edition of the English translation published by the Foulis Press in the lifetime of Francis Hutcheson.

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Marcus Aurelius wrote the 12 books of the Meditations as a source for his own guidance and self-improvement. His stoic ideas often involve avoiding indulgence in sensory affections, a skill which, he says, will free a man from the pains and pleasures of the /5(K).

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Marcus AURELIUS ( - ), translated by George CHRYSTAL ( - ) The Meditations is divided into 12 books that chronicle different periods of Marcus' life.

Each book is not in chronological order and it was written for no one but himself. The Meditations of the Emperor Marcus Aurelius Antoninus - Ebook written by Marcus Aurelius (Emperor of Rome). Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

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Nearly two thousand years after it was written, Meditations remains profoundly relevant for anyone seeking to lead a meaningful life. Few ancient works have been as influential as the Meditations of Marcus Aurelius, philosopher and emperor of Rome (A.D. Antoninus, whom he selected with the proviso that Antoninus should in turn adopt Marcus (his nephew by marriage) along with Ceionius’s son Lucius Verus, then aged seven.

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