NIETZSCHE, Friedrich Wilhelm MANN, Heinrich.
Title: Living Thoughts of Nietzsche. Presented by Heinrich Mann
Publisher:  Cassell and Company, London, 1942,
Seller ID: 87233
(NIETZSCHE, Friedrich Wilhelm). MANN, Heinrich. The Living Thoughts of Nietzsche. Presented by Heinrich Mann. London : Cassell and Company, Limited, (November 1942). Second Printing. Pp (4),-145,(1), frontis. 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to spine. A volume in The Living Thoughts Library. Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche (1844-1900) was a 19th-century German philosopher andclassical philologist. He wrote critical texts on religion, morality, cont emporary culture, philosophy and science, using a distinctive German-language style and displaying a fondness for metaphor, irony and aphorism. Nietzsche's influence remains substantial within and beyond philosophy, notably in existentialism and postmodernism. 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). Professor Grant was one ofCarla Cassidy's supervisors. Spine sunned and damp-faded, white smudges to back cover, foxing to fore-edge and a few leaves, else good. Ex-libris Geo rge P. Grant (without indication, but acquired from his estate). 22.50