bookswap logo.png

Meditations

Marcus Aurelius

IMG_20210116_190423%5B2692%5D_edited.jpg

Summary

Written in Greek by the only Roman emperor who was also a philosopher, without any intention of publication, the Meditations of Marcus Aurelius offer a remarkable series of challenging spiritual reflections and exercises developed as the emperor struggled to understand himself and make sense of the universe. While the Meditations were composed to provide personal consolation and encouragement, Marcus Aurelius also created one of the greatest of all works of philosophy: a timeless collection that has been consulted and admired by statesmen, thinkers and readers throughout the centuries.

Genre

Status

Philosophy classic

Bulldogz HQ

Reviews

bookswap small.jpg

Want to reserve this book?