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Very little -- almost nothing

death, philosophy, literature

by Simon Critchley

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  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy, Modern,
  • Literature, Modern -- History and criticism,
  • Nihilism,
  • Death

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSimon Critchley.
    SeriesWarwick studies in European philosophy
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB791 .C75 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 216 p. :
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1000190M
    ISBN 100415128218, 0415128226
    LC Control Number96039076

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