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The book of vices

a collection of classic immoral tales

by Robert J. Hutchinson

  • 10 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Riverhead Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Deadly sins -- Literary collections

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementedited by Robert J. Hutchinson.
    ContributionsHutchinson, Robert J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6071.D33 B66 1995
    The Physical Object
    Pagination280 p. :
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1115426M
    ISBN 10157322006X
    LC Control Number94041450
    OCLC/WorldCa31435125

      The Book of Vices brings together some of the wittiest tributes to human weakness and temptation ever written, from Rabelais's "In Praise of Debtors," to Benjamin Franklin's "On Selecting a Mistress," to Ben Johnson's "Hymn to the Belly." Ranging across the centuries, it includes the classic bawdy tales of Boccaccio and Apuleius, as well as Author: Various. Great Books My Books Vices & Virtues A Darker Shade Of Magic Gentlemens Guide Cute Love Stories Book Corners Book Fandoms Best Memes The latest Tweets from kass 🦐 (@ttimemachines). hey i’m kassian and i was certainly a victorian dandy in a past life // he/him // 19 // ccad comics ‘

    Biography. Wallace wrote several books on morality and ethics that draw on the American philosophical tradition of pragmatism, in particular the ethical theory of John Dewey. His works include Norms and Practices (), Ethical Norms, Particular Cases (), Moral Relevance and Moral Conflict (), Virtues and Vices (), and numerous articles. Wallace taught a variety of subjects.   The parents' guide to what's in this book. Educational Value Author's note explains changes made to real people and events for the sake of the story, divided into sections including "Politics," "The Grand Tour," and "Queer Culture," and includes some resources for more information.4/5.

    A summary of Book IV in Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics. Learn exactly what happened in this chapter, scene, or section of Nicomachean Ethics and what it means. Perfect for acing essays, tests, and quizzes, as well as for writing lesson plans.   Contemporary culture trivializes the "seven deadly sins," or vices, as if they have no serious moral or spiritual implications. Glittering Vices clears this misconception by exploring the traditional meanings of gluttony, sloth, lust, and others. It offers a brief history of how the vices were compiled and an eye-opening explication of how each sin manifests itself in various destructive 5/5(1).


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