Stone (Book, 1994) []
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Author: John Sallis
Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©1994.
Series: Studies in Continental thought.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
This book looks at the use of stone in its various guises and settings: wild nature, tombstones, Greek temples, Gothic cathedrals, sculpture and drama. It also looks at what philosophers such as Hegel and Heidegger have said about stone.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Sallis, John, 1938-
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©1994
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Sallis
ISBN: 025335062X 9780253350626 0253208882 9780253208880
OCLC Number: 29519848
Description: ix, 147 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: List of Photographs Acknowledgments 1. Shining Truth 2. Vorbei 3. From Tower to Cathedral 4. Temple of Earth 5. Theatre of Stone
Series Title: Studies in Continental thought.
Responsibility: John Sallis.


A fresh theory of philosophy and art, this work challenges the simple opposition of philosophy and art. It reveals the relation of our vision of stone's beauty to what we say, think, and write about  Read more...


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