Sense and Sensibilia.
Reconstructed from the Manuscript Notes by G. J. Warnock.Oxford, Clarendon Press, 1962 Stock Code: 129319
NotesFirst edition, first impression, of this series of lectures on perception, delivered by Austin from 1948 to 1959. "His general target was the phenomenalist doctrine that the argument from illusion shows that we never perceive, or directly perceive, material objects but only sense data, ideas, impressions, or sensa Sense and Sensibilia helped to put an end, at least for a generation, to the extravagances of phenomenalism and representationalism" (ODNB).
Octavo. Original dark blue cloth, spine lettered and ruled in gilt. With the dust jacket.
A near-fine copy in the dust jacket, with spine panel lightly sunned and slight crease to front cover.
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