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The Art of Worldly Wisdom
By Baltasar Gracian, Willis Barnstone (introduced by) and Joseph Jacobs (trans)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Shambhala Pubns
Publication date September 1, 2001
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781570628795
ISBN-10 1570628793
Dimensions 0.75 by 6.25 by 9.25 in.
Weight 0.90 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $16.95
§As reported by publisher
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Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: This perennially popular book of advice on how to achieve personal and professional success is valued for its timeless insights on how to make one's way in the world. Written in the seventeenth century by a Spanish Jesuit scholar, these teachings are strikingly modern in tone and address universal concerns such as friendship, morality, managing emotions, and effective leadership. The Art of Worldly Wisdom is for anyone seeking to combine ethical behavior with worldly success. This edition of The Art of Worldly Wisdom includes an informative introduction by Willis Barnstone, Distinguished Professor of Spanish and Comparative Literature at Indiana University. Barnstone, a noted translator, critic, and poet explores Gracián's background and places him within his historical and literary context.

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Hardcover
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from Shambhala Pubns (March 1, 2004)
9781590301418 | details & prices | 4.50 × 7.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.55 lbs | List price $16.95
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from Shambhala Pubns (September 1, 2001)
9781570628795 | details & prices | 6.25 × 9.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.90 lbs | List price $16.95
About: This perennially popular book of advice on how to achieve personal and professional success is valued for its timeless insights on how to make one's way in the world.
Paperback
Book cover for 9781420938906 Book cover for 9781440440526 Book cover for 9781505924510 Book cover for 9781570627453 Book cover for 9781590304020 Book cover for 9781603866798 Book cover for 9781604590876
 
from Merchant Books (April 27, 2015)
9781603866798 | details & prices | 120 pages | 5.75 × 8.50 × 0.25 in. | 0.40 lbs | List price $4.47
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With Balthasar Gracian | from Createspace Independent Pub (January 4, 2015)
9781505924510 | details & prices | 116 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.27 in. | List price $5.99
This edition also contains The Art Of Worldly Wisdom, The Art of Worldly Wisdom
With Balthasar Gracian | from Digireads.Com (January 30, 2010)
9781420938906 | details & prices | 108 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.40 lbs | List price $5.95
This edition also contains The Art Of Worldly Wisdom, The Art of Worldly Wisdom
About: Balthasar Gracián y Morales (1601-1658) assumed his final vows of the Jesuits in 1635, having been raised by his uncle, a priest, and studying theology in Zaragoza, Spain.
from Createspace Independent Pub (October 14, 2008)
9781440440526 | details & prices | 126 pages | List price $7.95
This edition also contains The Art Of Worldly Wisdom, The Art of Worldly Wisdom
from Wilder Pubns Ltd (October 30, 2007)
9781604590876 | details & prices | 103 pages | 5.75 × 8.75 × 0.25 in. | 0.35 lbs | List price $6.45
This edition also contains The Art Of Worldly Wisdom, The Art of Worldly Wisdom
from Shambhala Pubns (September 12, 2006)
9781590304020 | details & prices | 177 pages | 4.25 × 6.75 × 0.50 in. | 0.30 lbs | List price $6.99
About: This perenially popular book of advice on how to achieve personal and professional success is valued for its timeless insights on how to make one's way in the world.
from Shambhala Pubns (September 1, 2000)
9781570627453 | details & prices | 132 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.55 lbs | List price $14.95
About: This perennially popular book of advice on how to achieve personal and professional success is valued for its timeless insights on how to make one's way in the world.
Miscellaneous
With Christopher Maurer (other contributor) | from Crown Pub (January 12, 2011)
9780307756978 | details & prices | 208 pages | List price $18.95
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