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Recently published for the first time in France, letters written by Simone de Beauvoir to one of the world's most acclaimed philosophers shed light on their relationship and her obsessive need to communicate with him.

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9781559701532 | Arcade Pub, February 1, 1992, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Letters written by Simone de Beauvoir to one of the world's most acclaimed philosophers shed light on their relationship and her obsessive need to communicate with him

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Product Description: Does history produce discernible meaning? Are human struggles intelligible? These questions form the starting-point for the second volume of Sartre's Critique of Dialectical Reason. Drafted in 1958 and published in France in 1985, this magisterial work first appeared in English in 1991 and now reappears with a major new introduction by Fredric Jameson...read more

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9781844670772 | Verso Books, July 31, 2006, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Does history produce discernible meaning?

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Three interviews with the eminent twentieth-century philosopher offer a wide-ranging tour of his philosophical and political beliefs, in a volume that shares his perspectives about his debates with Marx, the Cultural Revolution, the U.S. war in Vietnam, and more.

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9781905422012 | Univ of Chicago Pr, April 18, 2006, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Three interviews with the eminent twentieth-century philosopher offer a wide-ranging tour of his philosophical and political beliefs, in a volume that shares his perspectives about his debates with Marx, the Cultural Revolution, the U.

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Letters written by Simone de Beauvoir to one of the world's most acclaimed philosophers shed light on their relationship and her obsessive need to communicate with him

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9781559702126 | Arcade Pub, December 31, 2005, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Letters written by Simone de Beauvoir to one of the world's most acclaimed philosophers shed light on their relationship and her obsessive need to communicate with him

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Product Description: During the phony war that preceded the invasion of France, between late 1939 and the summer of 1940, the young Jean-Paul Sartre was stationed in his native Alsace as part of a meteorological unit. He used his considerable periods of spare time, between mundane duties like watching weather balloons, to make a series of notes on philosophy, literature, politics, history and autobiography that anticipate the themes of his later masterpieces, and often surpass them in literary verve and directness...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781859842386 | Verso Books, December 1, 1999, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: During the phony war that preceded the invasion of France, between late 1939 and the summer of 1940, the young Jean-Paul Sartre was stationed in his native Alsace as part of a meteorological unit.

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Product Description: First published in 1930, Siegfried Kracauer’s work was greeted with great acclaim and soon attained the status of a classic. The object of his inquiry was the new class of salaried employees who populated the cities of Weimar Germany...read more

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9781859841877 | Verso Books, September 1, 1998, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: First published in 1930, Siegfried Kracauer’s work was greeted with great acclaim and soon attained the status of a classic.

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Product Description: Few public intellectuals have had such a big impact outside the academy as Edward Said. This, the first full-length intellectual biography of the groundbreaking author of Orientalism, reveals some startling observations. Abdirahman Hussein argues that und (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781859848814 | Verso Books, September 1, 1998, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Few public intellectuals have had such a big impact outside the academy as Edward Said.

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Product Description: “Take Faust, what is it? A ‘tragedy’, as its author states? A great philosophical tale? A collection of lyrical insights? Who can say. How about Moby-Dick? Encyclopedia, novel or romance? Or even a ‘singular medley,’ as one anonymous 1851 review put it? ...read more

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9781859849347 | Verso Books, January 1, 1996, cover price $65.00

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9781859840696, titled "Modern Epic: The World-System from Goethe to Garcia Marquez" | Verso Books, March 1, 1996, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: “Take Faust, what is it?

By Quintin Hoare (editor)

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9780860913047 | Verso Books, December 1, 1991, cover price $59.95

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9780860915218 | Verso Books, December 1, 1991, cover price $19.95

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Product Description: The monstrously repressive world of Ceausescu's Romania provides the setting and the subject of Richard Wagner's extraordinary narrative, written shortly before the Christmas revolution. Stirner, the main protagonist, is an ethnic German, and lives in Timisoara, the town which was to be the revolution's birthplace...read more

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9780860912439 | Verso Books, June 1, 1990, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: The monstrously repressive world of Ceausescu's Romania provides the setting and the subject of Richard Wagner's extraordinary narrative, written shortly before the Christmas revolution.

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Product Description: The Conspiracy is the last and most acclaimed novel by French writer and activist Paul Nizan, who died two years after its publication fighting the Germans at the Battle of Dunkirk. Hailed by Jean-Paul Sartre as Nizan’s masterpiece, the book centers upon the figure of Bertrand Rosenthal, a misguided philosophy student studying in pre-war Paris...read more
By Quintin Hoare (trans) and Paul Nizan

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9780860912248 | Verso Books, December 1, 1989, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: The Conspiracy is the last and most acclaimed novel by French writer and activist Paul Nizan, who died two years after its publication fighting the Germans at the Battle of Dunkirk.

Tells the stories of a young child growing up in Prague during World War II, a visit from a dead man, a killer, ghosts, war and exile

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9780860911890 | Verso Books, May 1, 1988, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Tells the stories of a young child growing up in Prague during World War II, a visit from a dead man, a killer, ghosts, war and exile

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Diaries recount Sartre's experiences as a mobilized reservist and express his feelings about philosophy, literary criticism, and the politics of the time

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9780394744223 | Random House Inc, March 1, 1986, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Diaries recount Sartre's experiences as a mobilized reservist and express his feelings about philosophy, literary criticism, and the politics of the time

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