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
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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: 11.72 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 English Opium Eater

Author: Thomas De Quincey
Publisher: Wordsworth Editions
ISBN: 9781853260964
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A work, published in 1821, in which the author describes a number of experiences during his boyhood which he implies laid the foundations for his later life of helpless drug addiction.

Augustine S Confessions

Author: Garry Wills
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400838029
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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
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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.

Rousseau Confessions

Author: Peter France
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521315005
Size: 73.51 MB
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Over the last two hundred years there have been many different English-
language editions of the Confessions, not a few ... The other is a generally more
lively and up-to-date translation by J. M. Cohen, first published in the Penguin
Classics in ...

First Confession

Author: Chris Patten
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0241275601
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Chris Patten was a cradle Catholic (hence First Confession), became on the most prominent Tory 'Wets' of the 1980s and 1990s, and went on to hold a series of prominent public offices - Chairman of the Conservative Party, the last Governor ...