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An art of living, André Maurois ; preface and translation by Sergio E. Serrano

Label
An art of living
Title
An art of living
Statement of responsibility
André Maurois ; preface and translation by Sergio E. Serrano
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1885-1967
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Maurois, André
Dewey number
170/.44
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BJ1582
LC item number
.M34 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Serrano, Sergio E
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Conduct of life
Label
An art of living, André Maurois ; preface and translation by Sergio E. Serrano
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0725/2007033414.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The art of thinking -- The world and the world of thinking -- Thinking with the body-- Thinking with words -- Logic and reasoning -- The Cartesian method -- The experimental method -- The shortcomings of experience -- Thought and action -- The art of loving -- Choosing a partner -- The birth of love -- Attracting love -- Courtship -- Avoiding monotony -- The sanctification of desire -- The art of working -- Recipes of work -- Administrators, lieutenants, assistants -- Manual work and intellectual work -- The housewife -- The work of the student -- The art of reading-- The work of the artist-- The art of resting -- The art of leadership -- How to elect the chief -- The qualities of a leader -- The intelligence of the leader- The art of command -- The art of governing -- The rights and duties of the leader -- The art of growing old -- The shadow line -- The natural state of old age- The maladies of old age -- Is it possible not to age? -- Is it possible to age well? -- Two different ways to age well -- The art of dying-- An open letter to the youth
Control code
2007033414
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvi , 208 p.
Isbn
9780965564359
Lccn
2007033414
Other physical details
ill.
Label
An art of living, André Maurois ; preface and translation by Sergio E. Serrano
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0725/2007033414.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The art of thinking -- The world and the world of thinking -- Thinking with the body-- Thinking with words -- Logic and reasoning -- The Cartesian method -- The experimental method -- The shortcomings of experience -- Thought and action -- The art of loving -- Choosing a partner -- The birth of love -- Attracting love -- Courtship -- Avoiding monotony -- The sanctification of desire -- The art of working -- Recipes of work -- Administrators, lieutenants, assistants -- Manual work and intellectual work -- The housewife -- The work of the student -- The art of reading-- The work of the artist-- The art of resting -- The art of leadership -- How to elect the chief -- The qualities of a leader -- The intelligence of the leader- The art of command -- The art of governing -- The rights and duties of the leader -- The art of growing old -- The shadow line -- The natural state of old age- The maladies of old age -- Is it possible not to age? -- Is it possible to age well? -- Two different ways to age well -- The art of dying-- An open letter to the youth
Control code
2007033414
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvi , 208 p.
Isbn
9780965564359
Lccn
2007033414
Other physical details
ill.

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