The Art of Worldly Wisdom

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The Art of Worldly Wisdom

By Baltasar Gracian y. Morales; Christopher Maurer (Translator)

Crown Business, Hardcover, 9780385421317, 208pp.

Publication Date: December 1, 1991

Description

The remarkable best-seller -- a long-lost, 300-year-old book of wisdom on how to live successfully yet responsibly in a society governed by self-interest -- as acute as Machiavelli yet as humanistic and scrupulously moral as Marcus Aurelius.