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Meditations in America, and other poems.

by William Ross Wallace

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Published by C. Scribner in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementBy William Ross Wallace.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3139.W4 M4
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, [9]-143, [1] p.
Number of Pages143
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6762444M
LC Control Number31022526
OCLC/WorldCa2635952

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Marcus Aurelius wrote the 12 books of the Meditations in Koine Greek as a source for his own guidance and : Marcus Aurelius. Book 1 is an extended shout-out to the people who shaped Marcus in some way, while Book 3 lays down some of Marcus's foundational ideas, taken from his favorite Stoic philosophers.

Book 6 addresses duty, among other things, and Book 8 represents a time of reflection and regret in Marcus's life, when he realizes he will never be a real philosopher.

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This volume presents all the surviving writings of the poet Anne Bradstreet (ca. –): the poems published during her lifetime in The Tenth Muse Lately Sprung Up in America; or, Several Poems (London, ), poems added to the posthumous edition of Bradstreet’s Several Poems (Boston, ), and the material in her hand and that of her son preserved in a manuscript volume known as the.

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The discipline is one of perception. To exercise it conscientiously requires neither desiring nor avoiding these opposites. Marcus says a lot in his Meditations about wrongdoing and the proper response to it.

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Other authors include Emily Dickinson, Edna St. Robert Wrigley was born in East St. Louis, Illinois. He was drafted inbut was discharged as a conscientious objector. The first in his family to graduate from college, and the first male for generations to escape work in a coal mine, Wrigley earned his MFA from the University of Montana, where he studied with Madeline DeFrees, John Haines, and Richard collections of poetry.

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This book contains: - A selection of his creative work -- Verses for specific occasions -- Twenty-four poems -- Four stories for children -- Ten other short stories, including ‘Also a. Ayukawa Nobuo was born in Tokyo in between an influenza epidemic and a major earthquake, and died in Tokyo in while playing Super Mario Brothers.

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