On Benefits (De Beneficiis)


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De Beneficiis (English: On Benefits) is one of the moral essays composed by Seneca, Roman author of the 1st century CE. It deals with Stoic ethics, mainly in regards to political leadership, concerning the award and reception of gifts and favours within society. While the title is traditionally translated as "On Benefits", other possible translations are "On gifts and services"; "On the Award and Reception of Favors" and "On kind deeds". - Summary by Leni (8 hr 24 min)

Chapters

Book 1, Chapters 1 to 5 24:30 Read by SKwanlada
Book 1, Chapters 6 to 15 28:04 Read by SKwanlada
Book 2, Chapters 1 to 8 13:07 Read by Phil Schempf
Book 2, Chapters 9 to 17 21:13 Read by Shreya Sethi
Book 2, Chapters 18 to 25 16:27 Read by Shreya Sethi
Book 2, Chapters 26 to 35 21:18 Read by Shreya Sethi
Book 3, Chapters 1 to 17 30:05 Read by Diana V
Book 3, Chapters 18 to 28 18:54 Read by Diana V
Book 3, Chapters 29 to 38 22:40 Read by Diana V
Book 4, Chapters 1 to 9 17:37 Read by tracy underwood
Book 4, Chapters 10 to 20 19:29 Read by Arden
Book 4, Chapters 21 to 34 26:21 Read by Owlivia
Book 4, Chapters 35 to 40 14:21 Read by jenno
Book 5, Chapters 1 to 6 18:25 Read by jenno
Book 5, Chapters 7 to 16 25:05 Read by Arden
Book 5, Chapters 17 to 22 18:45 Read by ToddHW
Book 5, Chapter 23 to 25 7:13 Read by Phil Schempf
Book 6, Chapters 1 to 8 17:24 Read by AnaNaumoska
Book 6, Chapter 9 to 22 25:19 Read by AnaNaumoska
Book 6, Chapter 23 to 32 24:19 Read by AnaNaumoska
Book 6, Chapter 33 to 43 19:53 Read by AnaNaumoska
Book 7, Chapter 1 to 7 19:36 Read by John Pederson
Book 7, Chapter 8 to 16 23:42 Read by SKwanlada
Book 7, Chapter 17 to 32 30:47 Read by Kathrine Engan