Basel in the age of Burckhardt : a study in unseasonable ideas (Book, 2002) [WorldCat.org]
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Basel in the age of Burckhardt : a study in unseasonable ideas

Author: Lionel Gossman
Publisher: Chicago : Univ. of Chicago Press, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This work tells the story of 19th century Basel, this seemingly anachronistic hybrid of commercialism and classical republicanism, and of four thinkers who retreated there: Jacob Burckhardt, Johann  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Biography
Named Person: Jacob Burckhardt; Johann Jakob Bachofen; Johann Jakob Bachofen; Jacob Burckhardt; Johann Jakob Bachofen; Jacob Burckhardt; Jacob Burckhardt; Johann Jakob Bachofen
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lionel Gossman
ISBN: 0226304981 9780226304984 0226305007 9780226305004
OCLC Number: 248759560
Notes: Bibliography.
Includes index.
Originally published: 2000.
Description: XII, 608 Seiten : Illustrationen, Karten ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Lionel Gossman.

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"Remarkable and exceptionally readable... There is wit, wisdom and an immense erudition on every page." - Jonathan Steinberg, Times Literary Supplement; "Gossman's book, a product of many years of Read more...

 
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