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Author Lewis, Peter, 1947- author

Title Arthur Schopenhauer / Peter B. Lewis
Published London : Reaktion Books, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (191 pages) : facsimiles, illustrations, portraits
Series Critical lives
Critical lives (London, England)
Contents Arthur Schopenhauer Cover; Imprint page; Contents; Abbreviations; Introduction; 1. The Sins of the Father; 2. A High Mountain Road; 3. Dr Schopenhauer; 4. The Great Work; 5. The Art of Genius; 6. The Mystery of Compassion; 7. The Sage of Frankfurt; 8. Posterity will erect monuments to me'; References; Bibliography; Acknowledgements; Photo Acknowledgements
Summary Arthur Schopenhauer devoted his adult life to the articulation of a philosophy for the world, a philosophy that would benefit mankind by providing a solution to the riddle of existence. This biography provides a critical introduction to the life and work of the 19th-century German philosopher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-187)
Notes Print version record
Subject Schopenhauer, Arthur, 1788-1860.
Philosophers -- Germany -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1299190979
1780230699 (electronic bk.)
9781780230696 (electronic bk.)