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Russell, Wisdom of the West.

Russell, Bertrand.

Wisdom of the West. A Historical Survey of Western Philosophy in its Social and Political Setting.

London, Macdonald & Co. Ltd, 1959. 21 cm x 28.2 cm. 320 pages. With black and white and colour illustrations. Original Hardcover. Very good+ condition with only minor signs of external wear.

“Wisdom of the West” is a colourfully illustrated version of Russell’s more scholarly “History of Western Philosophy”.

Includes for example the following essays: Before Socrates / Athens / Early Christianity / Rise of Modern Philosophy / British Empiricism / Enlightenment and Romanticism / Utilitarianism and Since / Contemporary etc.

 

Bertrand Russell, Wisdom of the West.
Bertrand Russell, Wisdom of the West.
Bertrand Russell, Wisdom of the West.