Confessions [Audiobook] download free by Jean Jacques Rousseau

Confessions Audiobook download free by Jean Jacques Rousseau
  • Listen audiobook: Confessions
  • Author: Jean Jacques Rousseau
  • Release date: 2009/5/19
  • Publisher: OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Poetry and Drama
  • ISBN: 9780199540037
  • Rating: 7.6 of 10
  • Votes: 570
  • Review by: Aarav Hudgens
  • Review rating: 8.92 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/6
  • Duration: 8H52M15S in 256 kbps (144 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-09-06
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: MP4, MP3, WMA, WAV, MPC, MPEG4, FLAC (compression CAB, AZW3, ZIP, RAR)
  • Total pages original book: 720
  • Includes a PDF summary of 75 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 54M52S (15 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: No one can write a man's life except himself.' In his Confessions Jean-Jacques Rousseau tells the story of his life, from the formative experience of his humble childhood in Geneva, through the achievement of international fame as novelist and philosopher in Paris, to his wanderings as an exile, persecuted by governments and alienated from the world of modern civilization. In trying to explain who he was and how he came to be the object of others' admiration and abuse, Rousseau analyses with unique insight the relationship betweenan elusive but essential inner self and the variety of social identities he was led to adopt. The book vividly illustrates the mixture of moods and motives that underlie the writing of autobiography: defiance and vulnerability, self-exploration and denial, passion, puzzlement, and detachment. Above all,Confessions is Rousseau's search, through every resource of language, to convey what he despairs of putting into words: the personal quality of one's own existence. ABOUT THE SERIES: For over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the widest range of literature from around the globe. Each affordable volume reflects Oxford's commitment to scholarship, providing the most accurate text plus a wealth of other valuable features, including expert introductions by leading authorities, helpful notes to clarify the text, up-to-date bibliographies for further study, and much more.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Autobiography: Literary, Literary Studies: General, Literary Studies: Classical, Early & Medieval, Literary Studies: C 1500 To C 1800, History Of Western Philosophy, Literary Studies: Fiction, Novelists & Prose Writers
  • Download servers: Hotfile, FileInvite, Torrent, Google Drive, JustBeamit, FreakShare. Compressed in CAB, AZW3, ZIP, RAR
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 16.71 USD
  • Dimensions: 128x195x31mm
  • Weight: 490g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Oxford, United Kingdom

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