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The Consolations of Philosophy
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The Consolations of Philosophy
by Botton, Alain de

Alain de Botton, bestselling author of How Proust Can Change Your Life, has set six of the finest minds in the history of philosophy to work on the problems of everyday life. Here then are Socrates, Epicurus, Seneca, Montaigne, Schopenhauer and Nietzsche on some of the things that bother us all: lack of money, the pain of love, inadequacy, anxiety; the fear of failure and the pressure to conform.

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Publication date: 2001

ISBN: URN:ISBN:9780140276619

OPAC reference: KOHA-OAI-BCP:11267

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