Being and Having. A Translation by Katharine Farrer of Etre et Avoir.

By: MARCEL, Gabriel FARRER, Katharine

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MARCEL, Gabriel. Being and Having. A Translation by Katharine Farrer of Etre et Avoir. Westminster : Dacre Press, (1949). First Edition. Pp (4),1-240.8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Gabriel Honoré Marcel (1889-197 3) was a French philosopher, a leading Christian existentialist, and authorof about 30 plays. He focused on the modern individual's struggle in a tec hnologically dehumanizing society. George Parkin Grant (1918-1988) was a Canadian philosopher, teacher and political commentator, whose popular appealpeaked 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). Mould stains to cloth, bubbling to front pastedown, a poor, reading copy only in worn and browned dustjacket. Ex-libris George P. Grant (with his initials dated 1950). As is. 40.00

Title: Being and Having. A Translation by Katharine Farrer of Etre et Avoir.

Author Name: MARCEL, Gabriel FARRER, Katharine

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Publisher: Dacre Press, Westminster, 1949,:

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