Cover: Nietzsche in PAPERBACK


Life as Literature

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$35.50 • £28.95 • €32.00

ISBN 9780674624269

Publication Date: 10/15/1987

Academic Trade

288 pages

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


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  • Introduction
  • I. The World
    • 1. The Most Multifarious Art of Style
    • 2. Untruth as a Condition of Life
    • 3. A Thing Is the Sum of Its Effects
    • 4. Nature against Something That Is Also Nature
  • II. The Self
    • 5. This Life—Your Eternal Life
    • 6. How One Becomes What One Is
    • 7. Beyond Good and Evil
  • A Note on Texts and Translations
  • Notes
  • Index

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