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Kartoniert / Broschiert
2. Auflage von 2010
Taylor & Francis Ltd.
20., 21. Jahrhundert
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Perhaps the most important work of philosophy written in the 20th century, "Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus" captures the imagination of a generation of philosophers. The work is prefaced by Bertrand Russell's original Introduction to the first English edition.
Ludwig Wittgenstein (1889 - 1951) is regarded by many as the most outstanding philosopher of the twentieth century.
1. Translators' Preface, 2. Introduction by Bertrand Russell, 3. Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus Preface, 4. Translation, Index
'Among the productions of the twentieth century the Tractatus continues to stand out for its beauty and its power.' - A.J. Ayer; 'Mr Pears and Mr McGuinness have not only achieved a clear and natural English but have been meticulous in their care for accuracy.' - The Times Literary Supplement; 'Pears and McGuinness can claim our gratitude not for doing merely this (a better translation) but for doing it with such a near approach to perfection.'- Mind