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Between Friends - The correspondence of Hannah Arendt and Mary McCarthy 1949 - 1975

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Very good condition with minor wear to top of spine. Interanlly clean and bright.

Mary McCarthy, the prominent American writer, and political philosopher Hannah Arendt, who had fled from Nazi Germany, first met in New York. They soon became friends and began a remarkable 25-year exchange of letters, here reproduced in its entirety. McCarthy was an ardent correspondent, whose letters served her autobiographical impulse and her delight in writing as a means of ordering experience. Arendt's letters bring her tender voice and keen intelligence to life on the page. Even as they traded ideas about politics, literature and morality, they also shared personal advice and delightful gossip.

Item details

Author(s):
Brightman, Carol
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1995
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0436202530
ISBN-13:
9780436202537
Number of pages:
412
Publisher:
Secker & Warburg

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Very good condition with minor wear to top of spine. Interanlly clean and bright.

Mary McCarthy, the prominent American writer, and political philosopher Hannah Arendt, who had fled from Nazi Germany, first met in New York. They soon became friends and began a remarkable 25-year exchange of letters, here reproduced in its entirety. McCarthy was an ardent correspondent, whose letters served her autobiographical impulse and her delight in writing as a means of ordering experience. Arendt's letters bring her tender voice and keen intelligence to life on the page. Even as they traded ideas about politics, literature and morality, they also shared personal advice and delightful gossip.

Author(s):
Brightman, Carol
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1995
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0436202530
ISBN-13:
9780436202537
Number of pages:
412
Publisher:
Secker & Warburg

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