The Oxford Companion To Philosophy.

Honderich, Ted (Editor)


Publisher: Oxford University Press. New York. 1995 (first edition)

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8vo, 1010pp Soft laminated cover in blue with a Picasso contemplative female head and upper torso on the cover in excellent condition with minimal shelf wear only, text also in excellent condition with no prior owner notations evident. This solid tome is apparently the most comprehensive single-volume philosophy companion that exists, covering the entire worldwide history of philosophy with contributions from 249 international expert commentators in a alphabetised format from A to Z. Extraordinary cross – referencing with suggestions for further reading is accompanied by comprehensive portraits of eighty great philosophers past and presnt with a detailed chronological chart as well and fifteen diagrams of the structure of philosophy. A truly profound scholarly work.