Confessions by Saint Augustine

341 pages first pub 400 (editions)

nonfiction classics philosophy religion dark slow-paced


Augustine's Confessions is one of the most influential and most innovative works of Latin literature. Written in the author's early forties in the last years of the fourth century A.D. and during his first years as a bishop, they reflect on his li...

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