The Idea Of Nature..
Bound in original green cloth, gilt, in dust wrapper with lightly sunned spine, which has traces of wear. Some spotting of spine, but otherwise a very good copy. Armourial bookplate of Jasper Hubbard.
At The Clarendon Press.,
8vo. 5.75 x 9 inches. viii + 183 +  pp.
Reprint in the same year as first publication. An examination of the philosophy of nature from the three Greek schools (Ionian, Pythagorean and Aristotelian) to the Renaissance view of nature, through to Hegel and the modern view of nature. Robin George Collingwood (1889-1943) was an Oxford academic, philosopher, historian and archaeologist. Collingwood's manuscript was prepared for publication by Thomas Malcolm Knox (1900-80), later Principal of the University of St Andrews.
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