January 2006
Confessions of Saint Augustine;2006, p139
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Book IX of "The Confessions of Saint Augustine" is presented. It talks about the author's design of forsaking the profession of rhetoric, and about the death of his friends, Nebridius and Verecundus. It also relates his receiving of baptism at the age of 33, and tells about the virtues and death of his mother.


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