The Consolation of Philosophy (Norton Critical Editions)

The Consolation of Philosophy (Norton Critical Editions)

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by Boethius
     
 

One of the most influential texts to come out of the late Middle Ages.See more details below

Overview

One of the most influential texts to come out of the late Middle Ages.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393930719
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
09/29/2009
Series:
Norton Critical Editions Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
749,403
Product dimensions:
5.10(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range:
14 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

Preface vi

Introduction vii

Translator's Preface xix

The Text of The Consolation of Philosophy 1

Contexts 95

From The Gorgias Plato 97

From The Timaeus Plato 107

From The Nicomachean Ethics Aristotle 114

From On Free Choice of the Will Saint Augustine 123

Criticism 139

Introduction to Boethius: His Life, Thought, and Influence Henry Chadwick 141

The Predicate Nelson Pike 151

Theodoric vs. Boethius: Vindication and Apology William Bark 159

The Fall of Boethius and the Fiction of the Consolation Philosophiae Edmund Reiss 175

Anicius Manlius Severinus Boethius John Marenbon 188

Boethius: A Chronology 199

Selected Bibliography 201

Index 202

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