The Good European: Nietzsche's Work Sites in Word and Image / Edition 2

The Good European: Nietzsche's Work Sites in Word and Image / Edition 2

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by David Farrell Krell, Donald L. Bates
     
 

ISBN-10: 0226452794

ISBN-13: 9780226452791

Pub. Date: 12/28/1999

Publisher: University of Chicago Press

Through photographs and translations of Friedrich Nietzsche's evocative writings on his work sites, David Farrell Krell and Donald L. Bates explore the cities and landscapes in which Nietzsche lived and worked.

"A brilliant juxtaposition of life and thought. . . . The sympathy of this pictorial biography is rivaled by few books on Nietzsche."—Charles M.

Overview

Through photographs and translations of Friedrich Nietzsche's evocative writings on his work sites, David Farrell Krell and Donald L. Bates explore the cities and landscapes in which Nietzsche lived and worked.

"A brilliant juxtaposition of life and thought. . . . The sympathy of this pictorial biography is rivaled by few books on Nietzsche."—Charles M. Stang, Boston Book Review

"[A] distinguished addition to the Nietzsche-friendly corpus."—Alain de Botton, Los Angeles Times Book Review

"An odd and oddly endearing record of Nietzsche's travels."—John Banville, New York Review of Books

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780226452791
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
Publication date:
12/28/1999
Edition description:
1
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
9.25(w) x 10.75(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction: "The Good European"
1. Beginnings and Ends
Portfolio
Röcken
Naumburg
Pobles
Schulpforta
Jena
Weimar
2. "I'd Rather Be a Basel Professor than God..."
Portfolio
Basel
Maderan Valley
Lorraine
Tribschen
Bayreuth
Flims-Waldhaus
Steinabad
Badenweiler
Sorrento
Paestum
Pompei
Rosenlaui
Bernese Alps
3. The Solitude of High Mountains
Portfolio
Riva del Garda
Stresa
Recoaro
Cannóbio
Airolo
St. Gotthard Pass
Pennine and Lepontine Alps
Albula and Julia Passes
Sils-Maria
Upper Engadine
4. Intimate Converse with the Sea
Portfolio
Genoa
Rapallo
Portofino
Ruta
Rome
Venice
Nice
èzé
Turin
A Chronology of Nietzsche's Works and Travels
Index

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