By Friedrich Nietzsche
Introduction by way of Peter Gay
Translated and edited through Walter Kaufmann
Commentary by way of Martin Heidegger, Albert Camus, and Gilles Deleuze
One hundred years after his dying, Friedrich Nietzsche continues to be the main influential thinker of the trendy period. Basic Writings of Nietzsche gathers the full texts of 5 of Nietzsche’s most vital works, from his first ebook to his final: The beginning of Tragedy, past strong and Evil, at the family tree of Morals, The Case of Wagner, and Ecce Homo. Edited and translated by way of the nice Nietzsche pupil Walter Kaufmann, this quantity additionally gains seventy-five aphorisms, choices from Nietzsche’s correspondence, and editions from drafts for Ecce Homo. it's a definitive consultant to the complete variety of Nietzsche’s thought.
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