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Within Reason - A Life of Spinoza

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Hardback book with black covers in a very good condition. Illustrated dust jacket in a very good condition. Minor shelf marking and scuffing.
Pages in a good condition, a couple of areas of marking to page edges and very occasional pencil annotation.

The biography of the seventeenth century philosopher Spinoza which shows how his philosophical beliefs developed within the context of his own life.

Demolishing the myth that 17th-century philosopher Spinoza was a lofty ascetic, this biography of his life reveals the great Dutch thinker to have been arrogant, misogynistic, sexually vulnerable, emotional and a courageous individual.

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Author(s):
Margaret Gullan - Whur
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1998
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
022405046X
ISBN-13:
9780224050463
Number of pages:
398
Publisher:
Jonathan Cape

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Hardback book with black covers in a very good condition. Illustrated dust jacket in a very good condition. Minor shelf marking and scuffing.
Pages in a good condition, a couple of areas of marking to page edges and very occasional pencil annotation.

The biography of the seventeenth century philosopher Spinoza which shows how his philosophical beliefs developed within the context of his own life.

Demolishing the myth that 17th-century philosopher Spinoza was a lofty ascetic, this biography of his life reveals the great Dutch thinker to have been arrogant, misogynistic, sexually vulnerable, emotional and a courageous individual.

Author(s):
Margaret Gullan - Whur
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1998
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
022405046X
ISBN-13:
9780224050463
Number of pages:
398
Publisher:
Jonathan Cape

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