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Marius the Epicurean

Walter Pater

Marius the Epicurean

by Walter Pater

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Published by Dent in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementWalter Pater.
SeriesEveryman"s library
The Physical Object
Pagination284p.
Number of Pages284
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22637450M
ISBN 100460009036

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Marius the Epicurean by Walter Horatio Pater (4 August 30 July ) 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 belief in Christianity/5.

Marius the Epicurean is the story of a young man's spiritual and aesthetic awakening in ancient Rome. 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 by: Marius the Epicurean is the story of a young man's spiritual and aesthetic awakening in ancient Rome.

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).

It is 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 beauties of the old Roman religion, and the lurid horrors of the Christian persecution are interestingly and imaginatively : ReadHowYouWant.

The Paperback of the Marius The Epicurean (Volume II) by Walter Horatio Pater at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your : Dodo Press. Marius the Epicurean is the rare novel that is as significant for its style as for its plot. Told in Pater's uniquely exquisite and poetic prose, Marius became a profound influence on writers of the Aesthetic and Decadent movements of the late Victorian era, including Pater's former student, Oscar Wilde.

Marius is a young Roman whose family has for many years lived on Whitenights, an estate in northern Italy. On that estate, Marius had grown to adolescence in an atmosphere of pagan piety and rural.

Marius the Epicurean - His Sensations and Ideas (Modern Library of the World's Best Books) Walter Pater Published by A.L. Burt Company, Publishers (). Marius the Epicurean is the story of a young man's spiritual and aesthetic awakening in ancient Rome.

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.5/5(2).

Marius the Epicurean — Volume 1 Language: English: LoC Class: PR: Language and Literatures: English literature: Subject: Historical fiction Subject: Bildungsromans Subject: Young men -- Fiction Subject: Christian fiction Subject: Rome -- Fiction Subject: Christianity and other religions -- Roman -- Fiction Category: Text: EBook-No.

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.

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; butFile Size: KB. Summary: Marius the Epicurean is an novel by Walter Pater, set in ancient Rome. It follows the life of a young Roman boy, as he grows up and starts searching for a philosophy that suits him, amidst a world that seems uncertain and ever changing.

Book Excerpt. itive morals. But then, farm-life in Italy, including the culture of the olive and the vine, has a grace of its own, and might well contribute to the production of an ideal dignity of character, like that of nature itself in this gifted region.

Vulgarity seemed impossible. Download Marius The Epicurean, philosophical novel by Walter Pater () PDF book. Set in the time of Caesar Marcus Aurelius Antoninus, the book traces its title character's encounters with the stoicism of Aurelius, Eastern philosophical and.

Marius the Epicurean, Vol I, by Walter Horatio Pater, free ebook their frankincense and lustral water. Around the walls, at such a level that the worshippers might read, as in a book, the story of the god and his sons, the brotherhood of the Asclepiadae, ran a series of imageries, in low relief, their delicate light and shade being [ Wikipedia Book - Marius the Epicurean, Volume 1.

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Get this from a library. 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. Marius the Epicurean — Volume 2 Language: English: LoC Class: PR: Language and Literatures: English literature: Subject: Historical fiction Subject: Bildungsromans Subject: Young men -- Fiction Subject: Christian fiction Subject: Rome -- Fiction Subject: Christianity and other religions -- Roman -- Fiction Category: Text: EBook-No.

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Marius speculates on vario us views of art and life, with the love of art for art's sake advocated, as is the moral obligation to lead a good and ordered life.

Marius the Epicurean, Volume 1 by Walter PATER ( - ) Genre(s): *Non-fiction, Philosophy Read by: hefyd in English Chapters: - 01 - The Religion of Numa - 02 - .