Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror
|HANNAH ARENDT: The Recovery of the Public World
Edited by Melvyn A. Hill
- 1979- St. Martin's Press, New York- FIRST EDITION- This is NOT an ex-library book and it is NOT a reprint edition- BINDING is hardcover with cloth spine; binding and text are very neat, clean and solid, VG+ with NO extraneous writings or bookplates. Just light wear. The ORIGINAL pictorial DUST JACKET has the publisher's price intact ($14.95); also neat, clean and bright, VG- in new archival protector. Just light wear / rubbing with some 'sunning' of spine background color. There are NO rips, tears or missing pieces. Overall, a nice, SOLID COLLECTOR COPY of a fairly UNCOMMON COLLECTION of HANNAH ARENDT WRITINGS... 'the ESSAYS assembled here represent the FIRST ATTEMPT to assess the MAJOR AREAS OF HER THOUGHT. The discussions cover Hannah Arendt's CONCEPTION of POLITICS, the nature of COMMUNITY, the ESSENCE of TOTALITARIANISM, her CRITIQUE of MARX, the nature of VIOLENCE and REVOLUTION, and her concepts of FREEDOM, thinking, WILLING, and judging. In addition, there are BIOGRAPHICAL ESSAYS as well as FIFTY PAGES in which ARENDT HERSELF discusses the ESSAYS... also included is the FIRST COMPLETE BIBLIOGRAPHY of ALL ARENDT'S WRITINGS... 362 pages.