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King Alfred"s version of the Consolations of Boethius

Boethius

King Alfred"s version of the Consolations of Boethius

by Boethius

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementdone into modern English, with an introduction by Walter John Sedgefield.
ContributionsAlfred, King of England., Sedgefield, W. J.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13901971M

king alfred s old english version of boethius sedgefield. henry frowde, m. a. publisher to the university of oxford london, edinburgh, and new york. king alfred s old english version of boethius de consolations . Alfred the Great (Old English: Ælfrēd, Ælfrǣd, 'Elf-counsel' or 'Wise-elf'; between and – 26 October ) was King of Wessex from to c. and King of the Anglo-Saxons from c. to Born: –, Wantage, Berkshire.

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by. The Consolation of Philosophy stands, by its note of fatalism and its affinities with the Christian doctrine of humility, midway between the heathen philosophy of Seneca the Younger and the later Christian philosophy of consolation represented by Thomas Aquinas.

The book. THE CONSOLATION OF PHILOSOPHYof the government and the welfare of the Italians, Boethius was charged with treason.

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