1948, Thomas Mann, Nietsches Philosophie im Lichte unserer Erfahrung, First Edition, Nobel Laureate


The essay Philosophie im Lichte unserer Erfahrung  was written between February 19 and March 17, 1947. In an abridged version and in English, the text was initially given as a lecture, first on April 29, 1947 in the Coolidge Auditorium of the Library of Congress in Washington and then in other cities.

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Thomas Mann,

Nietsches Philosophie im Lichte unserer Erfahrung

Nietzsche’s Philosophy in the Light of Recent History


Published by Suhrkamp Verlag vorm. Fischer, Berlin in 1948

Original Paper Binding

First Edition

52 + 2 Pages


Paul Thomas Mann (1875 – 1955) was a German novelist, short story writer, social critic, philanthropist, essayist, and the 1929 Nobel Prize in Literature laureate. His highly symbolic and ironic epic novels and novellas are noted for their insight into the psychology of the artist and the intellectual.

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