Author: Saint Augustine
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141916559
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His Confessions, written when he was in his forties, recount how, slowly and painfully, he came to turn away from his youthful ideas and licentious lifestyle, to become instead a staunch advocate of Christianity and one of its most ...


Author: Augustine of Hippo
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781440699764
Size: 80.86 MB
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Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.

Confessions Of Saint Augustine

Author: Frank J. Sheed
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 0567110052
Size: 69.89 MB
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Sheed's classic translation of Augustine's Confessions. True to the original, and in a subtle and dignified English translation, let this be a cornerstone of your library.

Confessions Of An Italian

Author: Ippolito Nievo
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141391677
Size: 34.65 MB
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Peopled by a host of unforgettable characters - including drunken smugglers, saintly nuns, scheming priests, Napoleon and Lord Byron - this is an epic historical novel that tells the remarkable and inseparable stories of one man's life and ...

Augustine S Confessions

Author: Garry Wills
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400838029
Size: 26.94 MB
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Understandably fascinated by the story of Augustine's life, modern readers have largely succumbed to the temptation to read the Confessions as autobiography. But, Wills argues, this is a mistake.

A Confession And Other Religious Writings

Author: Leo Tolstoy
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141903821
Size: 43.99 MB
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By the time he was fifty, Tolstoy had already written the novels that would assure him of literary immortality; he had a wife, a large estate and numerous children; he was 'a happy man' and in good health - yet life had lost its meaning.