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With his hallmark discernment, George Steiner presents in his magnum opus, staking out his claim for the essential oneness of great thought and great style. Steiner spans the entire history of Western philosophy as it entwines with literature, finding that, as Sartre stated, in all philosophy there is "a hidden literary prose."

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A profound vision of the inseparability of Western philosophy and its living language

About the Author

Extraordinary Fellow of Churchill College at Cambridge University and the author of dozens of books (The Death of Tragedy, After Babel, Martin Heidegger, In Bluebeard's Castle), George Steiner is one of the world's foremost intellectuals.

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ISBN:
9780811221856
Author:
Steiner, George
Publisher:
New Directions Publishing Corporation
Subject:
Essays
Subject:
Literary Criticism : General
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Publication Date:
20140231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
20.32 x 12.7 mm

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