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Walter Benjamin: Selected Writings, 3: 1935–1938

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$30.50 • £24.95 • €27.50

ISBN 9780674019812

Publication Date: 04/30/2006

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480 pages

6-3/8 x 9-1/4 inches

12 halftones

Belknap Press

Walter Benjamin: Selected Writings

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Walter Benjamin (1892–1940) was the author of many works of literary and cultural analysis.

Howard Eiland is an editor and translator of Walter Benjamin’s writings.

Michael W. Jennings is Class of 1900 Professor of Modern Languages at Princeton University.

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