Title: On the Way to Language.
Publisher:  Harper & Row, New York , 1971,
Seller ID: 86767
HEIDEGGER, Martin. On the Way to Language. Translated by Peter D. Hertz. New York : Harper & Row, Publishers, (1971). First US Edition. Pp (8),1-200. 8vo, grey cloth, red lettering to spine. Contents : A Dialogue on Language.The Nature of Language. The Way to Language. Words. Language in the Poem ( A Discussion on Georg Trakl's Poetic Work). Martin Heidegger (1889–1976) was an influential German philosopher. George Parkin Grant (1918-1988) was a Canadian philosopher, teacher and political commentator, whose popular appeal peaked in the late 1960s and 1970s. He is best known for his nationalism, political conservatism, comments on technology, pacifism, Christian faith, and conservative views regarding abortion and is credited as one of Canada's most original thinkers. Grant was a faculty member at Dalhousie University, Halifax, N.S., twice (1947-1960, 1980-1988). Very good in sunned, browned, edgeworn, but unclipped, dustjacket. Ex-libris George P. Grant (without indication, but acquired from his estate). 35.00