Metaphysical Journey :: Gabriel Marcel

Metaphysical Journey :: Gabriel Marcel soon to be presented for sale on the lustrous BookLovers of Bath web site!

London: Rockliff, 1952, Hardback in dust wrapper.

Includes: Frontispiece portrait; Appendix;

From the cover: Gabriel Marcel, many of whose later works have now appeared in English, is becoming one of the most widely discussed French philosophers. He is often described as the founder of Christian existentialism, a label, he says, first attached to me in Italy. But, he continues, The term existentialism brought with it the worst of misunderstandings, and I now consider I have repudiated it once and for all. The Metaphysical Journal, though begun in 1914, is the latest of his works to appear in translation. In his Preface to this English Edition, which Marcel wrote in the autumn of 1950, he discusses Jean Hyppolites opinion,…

Very Good in Good Dust Wrapper. Plain paper dust wrapper a little edgeworn and faded with heavier fading to the spine. A little age-toning to the edges of the text block.

Blue boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. (xiii) 344 pages. Index. 8¾” x 5¾”.

Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I fascinate you with a carefully selected medley featured in my Philosophy catalogue?


About BookLovers of Bath

The world's leading book dealer in Peasedown St. John.
This entry was posted in Books For Sale and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s