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The Collected Works of Arthur Schopenhauer - The Complete Works PergamonMedia - cover

The Collected Works of Arthur Schopenhauer - The Complete Works PergamonMedia

Arthur Schopenhauer, Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

Publisher: PergamonMedia

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This comprehensive eBook presents the complete works or all the significant works - the Œuvre - of this famous and brilliant writer in one ebook - 5680 pages easy-to-read and easy-to-navigate: 
• The World As Will And Idea 
• Essays of Schopenhauer
• The Essays of; Studies in Pessimism
• The Essays of: the Wisdom of Life
• The Essays of; On Human Nature
• The Essays of; the Art of Controversy
• The Basis of Morality
• Thoughts Out of Season 
• The Essays of; Counsels and Maxims
• The Essays of; Religion, a Dialogue, Etc.
• The Essays of; The Art of Literature 
• etc.
Available since: 04/06/2015.

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