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Author Name    Gummere, Richard Mott Phd

Title   Seneca the Philosopher and His Modern Message

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket

Edition   First Edition; First Printing

Publisher    Marshall Jones Company 1922

Seller ID   517

The book is in very good condition with very slight shelf wear and mild page edge and endpaper foxing. The DJ is in very good minus condition with some dark smudges on rear of jacket. ; This book is in terrific condition and is very rare with a dustjacket -- much less a jacket in this condition! Richard Mott Gummere, PhD was Headmaster at the Penn Charter School. The editors of the "Our Debt To Greece and Rome" series were George DePue Hadzsits, PhD and David Moore Robinson, PhD, LLD. From the Editors' Preface, ". . . Greece has been the source of most our aspirations, and Rome, the great mediator . . . This Library will furnish a fresh appraisal of these Influences and will point out the value of ancient forms as a constant guidance to human endeavor, as a constant corrective in the midst of crises, as a constant inspiration for a better world . . . The reader will discover the underlying reasons for the continued appeal of Seneca's message and mission to the Europe of later date, not to mention a still further sweep of that religious and ethical system into the thought, life and literature of another people across the sea . . . "; Our Debt to Greece and Rome; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 150 pages

Price = 79.99 USD



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