Ludwig Wittgenstein, Cambridge letters correspondence with Russell, Keynes, Moore, Ramsey, and Sraffa by Ludwig Wittgenstein

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Published by Blackwell Publishers in Oxford, UK, Malden, Mass., USA .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Cambridge (England),
  • England,
  • Cambridge

Subjects:

  • Wittgenstein, Ludwig, 1889-1951 -- Correspondence,
  • Philosophers -- England -- Cambridge -- Correspondence,
  • Cambridge (England) -- Intellectual life -- 20th century

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Book details

Other titlesCambridge letters
Statementedited by Brian McGuinness and G.H. von Wright.
GenreCorrespondence.
ContributionsMcGuinness, Brian., Wright, G. H. von 1916-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsB3376.W564 A4 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 349 p. ;
Number of Pages349
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1114747M
ISBN 100631190155
LC Control Number94040727

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