Alain de Botton believes that philosophy can help people enjoy happier lives. ALAIN DE BOTTON The Consolations of Philosophy Alain de Botton is the author of On Love, The Romantic Movement, Kiss and Tell, How Proust Can Change Your Life, The Consolations of Philosophy, and The Art of Travel. The inspiration for the TV series Philsophy: A Guide to Happiness. ISBN: 0-679-44276-6. . Previous page. Council of Adult Education.] His work has been translated into twenty languages. Read more. The Consolations of Philosophy. Using six philosophers (and their philosophies) as examples he offers consolations for: unpopularity, not having enough money, frustration, inadequacy, a broken heart, and difficulties. The Consolations of Philosophy [de Botton, Alain] on Amazon.com. Alain de Botton. Born in Zurich in 1969 and living in London, Alain de Botton published his first novel at age 23, ... A Guide to Happiness based on de Botton’s book The Consolations of Philosophy, he presents how to achieve true happiness according to the ancient Greek philosopher Epicurus (431-270 BC). Paperback. But uncover he does, and the result is an unexpected book of both solace and humor. More items to explore. 5.0, 11 Ratings; $6.99; $6.99 ; Publisher Description. Alain de Botton is the author of On Love, The Romantic Movement, Kiss and Tell, and How Proust Can Change Your Life (available in paperback from Vintage Books). Alain de Botton: The Consolations of Philosophy - Sprache: Englisch. The Consolations of Philosophy (Vintage International series) by Alain De Botton. In that delicious new coining, our small, perfectly informed pundit is tubiquitous. Kirkus Reviews Issue: March 15th, 2000. (eBook epub) - bei eBook.de Alain de Botton is the author of Essays in Love, The Romantic Movement, Kiss and Tell, How Proust Can Change Your Life, The Consolations of Philosophy, The Art of Travel, Status Anxiety, The Architecture of Happiness, The Pleasures and Sorrows of Work, A Week at the Airport, Religion for Atheists, The News: A User's Manual, and The Course of Love among many others. Pub Date: April 28th, 2000. De Botton. [Llewellyn Johns; Victoria. The Consolations of Philosophy Alain De Botton Snippet view - 2001. The Consolations of Philosophy is Alain de Bottons internationally bestselling guide to life The inspiration for the TV series Philsophy: A Guide to Happiness Alain de Botton, bestselling author of How Proust Can Change Your Life, has set six of the finest minds in the history of philosophy to work on the problems of everyday life. Publisher: Pantheon. 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