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Gravity and Grace

£7.99

Product description

The name of Simone Weil is already familiar to readers of Waiting on God, but when La Pesanteur et la Grace first appeared shortly after her death little or nothing was known of this young teacher of philosophy. It was the first of her books to be published and it took the French literary world by storm so that immediately there was a demand for everything she had written.
This book consists of extracts introduced by Gustav Thibon to whom she had entrusted her notebooks before leaving the country to join the Free French. Here we have her thoughts on fundamentals, arranged in subjects for easy reference.
Gravity and Grace is invaluable both to the casual reader and the student who can quickly gain from it an insight into this marvellous mind- an insight which invited and prepares us to make a closer study of her complete works as soon as they are available.
This paperback copy has some minor creasing to the cover but is otherwise in very good condition.

Item details

Author(s):
Simone Weil
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
160
Publisher:
Routledge and Kegan Paul Limited
Title:
Gravity and Grace

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The name of Simone Weil is already familiar to readers of Waiting on God, but when La Pesanteur et la Grace first appeared shortly after her death little or nothing was known of this young teacher of philosophy. It was the first of her books to be published and it took the French literary world by storm so that immediately there was a demand for everything she had written.
This book consists of extracts introduced by Gustav Thibon to whom she had entrusted her notebooks before leaving the country to join the Free French. Here we have her thoughts on fundamentals, arranged in subjects for easy reference.
Gravity and Grace is invaluable both to the casual reader and the student who can quickly gain from it an insight into this marvellous mind- an insight which invited and prepares us to make a closer study of her complete works as soon as they are available.
This paperback copy has some minor creasing to the cover but is otherwise in very good condition.

Author(s):
Simone Weil
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
160
Publisher:
Routledge and Kegan Paul Limited
Title:
Gravity and Grace

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