Vita Brevis

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    A playful and inventive work from the bestselling author of SOPHIE'S WORLD. A box of Latin manuscripts comes to light in an Argentine flea market. An apocryphal invention by some 17th or 18th century scolar, or a transcript of what it appears to be - a hitherto unheard of letter to St Augustine to a woman he renounced for chastity? VITA BREVIS is both an entrancing human document and a fascinating insight into the life and philosophy of St.Augustine. Gaarder's interpretation of Floria's letter is as playful, inventive and questioning as SOPHIE'S WORLD.

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    Number of Pages: 176
    Format(s): Paperback - ISBN: 9780753804612
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    Listed in: Modern & contemporary fiction
    Publishers: Phoenix (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd ), Weidenfeld & Nicolson

    Books by Jostein Gaarder

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