Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.

  • Apple
  • Android
  • Windows Phone
  • Android

To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.

On the Shortness of Life: Life Is Long if You Know How to Use It (Penguin Great Ideas) 1st Edition

4.6 out of 5 stars 188 customer reviews
ISBN-13: 978-0143036326
ISBN-10: 0143036327
Why is ISBN important?
ISBN
This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. The 13-digit and 10-digit formats both work.
Scan an ISBN with your phone
Use the Amazon App to scan ISBNs and compare prices.
Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon
Condition: Used - Acceptable
Used - Acceptable
Book Condition: Cover, edges, and some pages has markings/dirt and creases.
In Stock. Sold by B R Books LLC
Condition: Used: Acceptable
Comment: Cover, edges, and some pages has markings/dirt and creases.
Access codes and supplements are not guaranteed with used items.
41 Used from $6.30
+ $3.99 shipping
In Stock.
Ships from and sold by Amazon.com. Gift-wrap available.
List Price: $13.00 Save: $3.15 (24%)
57 New from $7.80
FREE Shipping on orders over $25.
On the Shortness of Life:... has been added to your Cart

Ship to:
To see addresses, please
or
Please enter a valid US zip code.
or
More Buying Choices
57 New from $7.80 41 Used from $6.30
Free Two-Day Shipping for College Students with Prime Student Free%20Two-Day%20Shipping%20for%20College%20Students%20with%20Amazon%20Student


The Amazon Book Review
All Books, All the Time
Read author interviews, book reviews, editors picks, and more at the Amazon Book Review. Read it now
$9.85 FREE Shipping on orders over $25. In Stock. Ships from and sold by Amazon.com. Gift-wrap available.
click to open popover

Frequently bought together

  • On the Shortness of Life: Life Is Long if You Know How to Use It (Penguin Great Ideas)
  • +
  • Meditations (Dover Thrift Editions)
  • +
  • Letters from a Stoic (Penguin Classics)
Total price: $22.42
Buy the selected items together

Editorial Reviews

About the Author

Excerpt. © Reprinted by permission. All rights reserved.


Product details

  • Series: Penguin Great Ideas
  • Paperback: 105 pages
  • Publisher: Penguin Books; 1 edition (September 6, 2005)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0143036327
  • ISBN-13: 978-0143036326
  • Product Dimensions: 4.3 x 0.3 x 7.1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 3.5 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.6 out of 5 stars 188 customer reviews
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #9,774 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
  • Would you like to tell us about a lower price?
    If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?

NO_CONTENT_IN_FEATURE

Book Awards
Browse award-winning titles. See more

Customer reviews

Rated by customers interested in
Meditation
4.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars
Philosophy Books
4.6 out of 5 stars
4.6 out of 5 stars
Reference Books
4.6 out of 5 stars
4.6 out of 5 stars

Top customer reviews

on November 23, 2015
Format: Paperback|Verified Purchase
0Comment| 32 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
on May 29, 2016
Format: Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase
0Comment|Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
on January 3, 2017
Format: Paperback|Verified Purchase
0Comment|Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
on April 19, 2016
Format: Paperback|Verified Purchase
0Comment|Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
on April 26, 2016
Format: Paperback|Verified Purchase
0Comment|Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
on June 30, 2016
Format: Paperback|Verified Purchase
0Comment|Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
on July 8, 2016
Format: Paperback|Verified Purchase
0Comment|Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
on June 9, 2016
Format: Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase
0Comment|Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse

Most recent customer reviews

Set up an Amazon Giveaway

On the Shortness of Life: Life Is Long if You Know How to Use It (Penguin Great Ideas)
Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. Learn more about Amazon Giveaway
This item: On the Shortness of Life: Life Is Long if You Know How to Use It (Penguin Great Ideas)
Pages with related products. See and discover other items: early middle ages, full stack, ancient greek, writing essays, medieval philosophy, ancient philosophy