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WITTGENSTEIN, Ludwig. Autograph letter signed, in English, to Alice Ambrose,
Trinity College, Cambridge, : 1936An unpublished autograph letter by Ludwig Wittgenstein to his student Alice Ambrose, written after her return to America following completion of her second PhD at Cambridge, thanking her for a gift and attempting to offer an explanation in response to a letter of hers, in which he confesses to a lack of modesty.
An American philosophy student,... Learn More£17,500.00
Stock Code: 132705
WITTGENSTEIN, Ludwig. Lectures. Cambridge, 1930-1932. [Together with:] Lectures. Cambridge 1932-35.
Totowa, NJ : 1980 & 1979First US editions, first printings, originally published in the UK in the same respective years. The lecture notes were made by students of Wittgenstein during their studentship, and his professorship, at the University of Cambridge. Of the students, John King would go on to be a friend of the philosopher, while Desmond Lee, Alice Ambrose and Margaret... Learn More£350.00
Stock Code: 127015
WITTGENSTEIN, Ludwig. Philosophical Remarks.
Oxford : 1975First edition in English of Wittgenstein's Philosophische Bemerkungen, edited by Wittgenstein's student and close friend, the American philosopher Rush Rhees. Monk calls it "the most verificationist, and at the same time the most phenomenological, of all his writings. It uses the tools adopted by the Vienna Circle for a task diametrically opposed to... Learn More£150.00
Stock Code: 129480
WITTGENSTEIN, Ludwig. Notebooks 1914-1916.
Oxford : 1961First edition, first impression, of this testimony to the thought processes of the brilliant Austrian philosopher, with parallel English and German texts. A number of Wittgenstein's notebooks were destroyed on his orders in 1950, including most from the period of the Tractatus. However, three of the last survived by chance, and were issued thus as Vol.... Learn More£275.00
Stock Code: 129481
WITTGENSTEIN, Ludwig - ENGELMANN, Paul. Briefe von Ludwig Wittgenstein und Errinnerungen an ihn.
Tel Aviv : 1965An original German typescript copy of Engelmann's correspondence from, and memories of, Ludwig Wittgenstein, posthumously prepared for publication and with an introduction by his friend Dr. Josef Schächter. With occasional manuscript corrections and occasional notes for the translator, L. Furtmüller, in blue ballpoint and in pencil. Unpublished before... Learn More£3,500.00
Stock Code: 133740
WITTGENSTEIN, Karl. Zeitungsartikel und Vorträge.
Vienna : 1913First edition of this series of newspaper articles and lectures from the late 1880s to 1900 by the industrialist and businessman Karl Wittgenstein, one of the wealthiest men in the Austro-Hungarian Empire and the leading figure in its iron and steel industry until his withdrawal from business in 1898. The father of the philosopher Ludwig, Karl became... Learn More£450.00
Stock Code: 140344