The Philosophy of Schopenhauer. Arthur Schopenhauer, Irwin Edman, Ed./Intro.

The Philosophy of Schopenhauer

New York: The Modern Library, 1956.

Hardcover. 7 1/4" X 5". xiv, 376pp. Book presents nicely with price-clipped dust jacket encased in protective archival sleeve. Mild wear to jacket with toning to covers and shallow chopping to corners and edges. Sunning to spine. Bound in green cloth over boards with spine and front cover lettered in black and gilt. Light dust-spotting to top edge of text block. Torn bookplate to front free endpaper. Pages are clean and unmarked. Binding is sound.

The philosopher of the hopelessness of the human predicament, Schopenhauer is the oracle of the young and the disenchanted. For those who dream of the unattainable and those who attain the sad reality of a dream, the cynical incisiveness of his writings has a singular charm and persuasion.(Publisher). Good + / Good +. Item #9321

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