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              Butler's Lives of the Saints: With Reflections for Every Day in the Year
                

              Butler's Lives of the Saints: With Reflections for Every Day in the Year (EPUB ebook)

              By Butler, Alban

              Brief, authoritative entries present a wealth of knowledge on individual saints' lives and deeds, as well as their ecclesiastical and historical importance since canonization.

              ISBN 9780486119199
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              Published 5 June 2012 by Dover Publications Inc.
              Interest Age 16+ years
              Series Dover Books on Western Philosophy
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              A Confession
                

              A Confession (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New title)

              By Tolstoy, Leo

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              Originally published: With What I believe. London: Oxford University Press, 1921.

              ISBN 9780486438511
              Published 5 January 2005 by Dover Publications Inc.
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Dover Books on Western Philosophy
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              Heretics
               

              Heretics (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Chesterton, G. K.

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              The Prince of Paradox is at his witty best in this collection of 20 essays and articles. Focusing on heretics -- those who pride themselves in their superiority to conservative views -- Chesterton appraises prominent figures from the literary and art worlds who fall into that cat ...

              ISBN 9780486449142
              Published 23 June 2006 by Dover Publications Inc.
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Laughter: An Essay on the Meaning of the Comic
                

              Laughter: An Essay on the Meaning of the Comic (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Bergson, Henri; Translated by Brereton, Cloudesley; Rothwell, Fred

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              This classic explores why people laugh and what laughter means. According to Bergson, laughter helps us retain our humanity during an age of mechanization. His belief in life as a vital impulse, indefinable by reason alone, informs his perception of comedy as the relief we experi ...

              ISBN 9780486443805
              Published 13 September 2005 by Dover Publications Inc.
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              The Ego and His Own: The Case of the Individual Against Authority
                

              The Ego and His Own: The Case of the Individual Against Authority (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Stirner, Max; Edited by Martin, James J.; Translated by Byington, Steven T.

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              This prophetic 1844 work challenges the very notion of a common good as the driving force of civilization. It offers burning indictments of philosophers, Christianity, monarchism, and the bourgeois state.

              ISBN 9780486445816
              Published 16 December 2005 by Dover Publications Inc.
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              The Unknown Life of Jesus Christ
               

              The Unknown Life of Jesus Christ (Trade Paperback / Paperback, illustrated edition)

              By Notovitch, Nicolas; Translated by Gandhi, Virchand Raghavji; Revised by Christie, G. L.

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              A Russian explorer of the 1890s visited a Tibetan monastery, where he heard of a western Dalai Lama who visited the region 2,000 years before. Nicolas Notovitch's discovery offers an intriguing, controversial account of Christ's life from the ages of 13 to 29, when Jesus reputedl ...

              ISBN 9780486468532
              Published 24 November 2008 by Dover Publications Inc.
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              Selected Writings
               

              Selected Writings (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New title)

              Edited by Lewy, Hans

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              These selections illuminate Philo's crucial role in assimilating Greek philosophy to biblical religion and accommodating Jewish belief to Greek thought. Topics include the knowledge of God; the mystic way; the soul and her God; man's humility, hope, faith, and joy; vices and virt ...

              ISBN 9780486437347
              Published 11 August 2004 by Dover Publications Inc.
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              Butler's Lives of the Saints: With Reflections for Every Day in the Year
               

              Butler's Lives of the Saints: With Reflections for Every Day in the Year (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Butler, Alban

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              For more than two centuries, Butler's has been one of the best known, most widely consulted hagiographies. In its brief and authoritative entries, readers can find a wealth of knowledge on the lives and deeds of the saints, as well as their ecclesiastical and historical importanc ...

              ISBN 9780486443997
              Published 16 December 2005 by Dover Publications Inc.
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              Abandonment to Divine Providence
                

              Abandonment to Divine Providence (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Caussade, Jean-Pierre de

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              God hides behind the simplest of daily activities; finding Him is a matter of total surrender to His will. That's the message of this 18th-century inspirational classic. Its encouragement to live in the moment, accepting everyday obstacles with humility and love, has guided gener ...

              ISBN 9780486464268
              Published 19 May 2008 by Dover Publications Inc.
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              The Law of Love and The Law of Violence
               

              The Law of Love and The Law of Violence (EPUB ebook)

              By Tolstoy, Leo

              This treatise articulates Tolstoy's famous dictum that it is morally superior to suffer violence than to do violence - a philosophy that has inspired Gandhi, Martin Luther King, Jr., and countless others.

              ISBN 9780486113135
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              Published 7 March 2012 by Dover Publications Inc.
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