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Marius the Epicurean and Other Short Works

by Walter Pater

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Published by BiblioBazaar .
Written in English

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  • Fiction / General

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    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages478
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9554821M
    ISBN 101434619648
    ISBN 109781434619648

    London: Macmillan and Co., Item # An Early Example of Alice Pattinson's Fine BindingOne of Douglas Cockerell's StudentsPATTINSON, Alice, binder. PATER, Walter. Marius the Epicurean. His Sensations and Ideas London: Macmillan and Co., Second Edition. Two octavo volumes 7 7/8 x 4 7/8 inches; x mm.. , , 1, blank ; , , by. Find books like Marius the Epicurean from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked Marius the Epicurean also liked: The Diar.

    This is Walter Paters’ Marius The Epicurean volume I and II conveniently packed into one epub-file, with lesser scan faults than ever before. Read the story of Marius, the grave and thoughtful man whose reactions to the diverse philosophical forces of his times the Golden Book of Lucius Apuleius, the stoicism of Marcus Aurelius, the tranquil. The prolific critic Harold Bloom deemed Marius the Epicurean “one of the more remarkable fictional experiments of the late nineteenth century," and considered Pater the inspiration of “all the High Modernists.” [4] while to Michael Levey the book "look[s] forward beyond its century to modern works .

    Get this from a library! Marius the Epicurean.. [Walter Pater] -- Marius is a boy living in the second century when Christianity was being tolerated and it was possile to compare it with the old religion of Numa and with the fashionable Stoic philosophy practiced. Perhaps this is the reason that Marius the Epicurean contains more poetry—not from books and pictures, but from life as Pater saw it—than any of Pater’s other works. The setting of Marius.


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He journeys from Stoicism to Cyrenaicism to Epicureanism, and finally to Christianity. The book is subtle and profound, and is written in Pater's characteristically lovely prose.3/5(9).

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) was an English essayist, literary and art critic, and fiction writer, regarded as one of the great stylists. His works on Renaissance subjects were popular but controversial, reflecting his lost /5(42).

MARIUS THE EPICUREAN. 13 compel him to rule it) there was a boy living in an old country-house, half farm, half villa, who, for him- self, recruited that body of antique traditions by a spontaneous force of religious veneration such as had originally called them into being.

It was more than a century and a half since Tibullus had written; but. Marius the Epicurean: his sensations and ideas is a historical and philosophical novel by Walter Pater (his only completed full-length fiction), written between andpublished in and set in – AD, in the Rome of the Antonines.

Among the works they pore over is the Metamorphoses of Apuleius; its ornate style is a source of great joy to Marius. The studies in literature and philosophy that the two young men plan, however. The triumph of Marcus Aurelius -- ) Anima naturaliter christiana Marius the Epicurean: his sensations and ideas is a historical and philosophical novel by Walter Pater (his only completed full-length fiction), written between andpublished in and set in â " AD, in the Rome of the Antonines.

Exquisitly written in a serene and impartial third person, Marius the Epicurean captures the philosophical journey of the protagonist in response to the changing life around him. Although not the most invigorating read, the book is truly one of Pater's finest works and is well worth reading/5(3).

Marius the Epicurean;: His sensations and ideas (A Signet classic, CY) by Pater, Walter and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Exquisitly written in a serene and impartial third person, Marius the Epicurean captures the philosophical journey of the protagonist in response to the changing life around him.

Although not the most invigorating read, the book is truly one of Pater's finest works and is well worth s: 2. Marius the Epicurean is a philosophical novel written by Walter Pater, published in In it Pater displays, with fullness and elaboration, his ideal of the aesthetic life, his cult of beauty as opposed to bare asceticism, and his theory of the stimulating effect of the pursuit of beauty as an ideal of its own.

Genre/Form: Belletristische Darstellung Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Pater, Walter, Marius the Epicurean. New York: Modern Library.

Marius the Epicurean is a philosophical novel by Walter Pater (published ), set in the Rome of the Antonines. It elaborates Pater's ideal of the aesthetic life, his cult of beauty tempered by asceticism, and his theory of the stimulating effect of the pursuit of beauty as an ideal in itself.

Set in the second century A.D. against the backdrop of a Roman Empire on the verge of decline, "Marius the Epicurean" is the story of the philosophical and spiritual development of Marius, a young. COVID Resources.

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Marius the Epicurean - Volume 1 book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Excerpt: Even the Arcana Celestia of Platonism/5(27). Walter Pater Biography - - Walter Pater Biography and List of Works - Walter Pater Books Walter Pater Biography - - Walter Pater Biography and List of Works - Walter Pater Books COVID Update Marius the Epicurean and Other Short Works.

Gaston De Latour an Unfinished Romance. Uncollected Essays. Greek Studies a Series Of Essays. Walter. Other critical essays were collected in the volume Appreciations, while Pater’s historical novel, Marius the Epicurean had appeared inand some of his works of short fiction had been gathered together in a volume entitled Imaginary Portraits in Living with his two unmarried sisters and dividing his time between West London.

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Marius the Epicurean. [Walter Pater] -- An imaginary historical portrait in which Marius, the detached observer, is a self-portrait of Pater transferred to the Rome of Marcus Aurelius.

The importance of the work today is perhaps mainly as.