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Augustine: Confessions Books I–IV

Augustine: Confessions Books I–IV

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Part of Cambridge Greek and Latin Classics - Imperial Library

  • Date Published: November 1995
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9780521497633

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  • This volume presents the Latin text of one of the great classics of Christian literature, accompanied by a commentary. Confessions is concerned with one human life as an example of what it is to be human and in search of God. In books I-IV, Augustine reflects on his infancy and childhood, adolescent rebellion and student days, and his early teaching career. The commentary, which can be used by those new to Augustine and his world, concentrates on his brilliant Latin and on his theology and philosophy.

    • Accessible and affordable commentary on a very important text
    • Written with the needs of today's students in mind and does not assume a knowledge of the Bible or Christian theology
    • Focuses on Augustine's Latin style as well as his theology
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    "...Clark's notes concentrate upon the subtle nuances and peculiarities of Augustine's use of language, focusing upon the significant rhetorical feature of the text. Highly recommended." The Reader's Review

    "It is an excellent addition to the resources available for students and teachers of the Confessions and of Christian Latin generally." John C. Cavadini, Anglican Theological Review

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    Product details

    • Date Published: November 1995
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9780521497633
    • length: 212 pages
    • dimensions: 203 x 127 x 12 mm
    • weight: 0.24kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Introduction:
    1. The Confessions in Augustine's life
    2. Genre and style
    3. Philosophy and theology
    4. Text and commentary
    Avgvstini Confessionvm LibriI I–IV
    Commentary
    Bibliography
    Indexes.

  • Author

    Augustine

    Editor

    Gillian Clark, University of Liverpool

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