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The Realistic Spirit: Wittgenstein, Philosophy, and the Mind

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This is the most important book on Wittgenstein in over a decade, but it is also much more than that. These essays range widely over issues in the philosophy of language, ethics, and literature and they illuminate everything they touch. They show the full range and power of one of the best philosophical minds I know."
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Paperback, 412 pages
Published March 2nd 1995 by Bradford Book (first published January 1st 1991)
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