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Description: New York: Charles Scribner's Sons,1992 . Hardback in quarter-bound style, Blue cloth to spine and grey paper over boards, gilt titles to spine, in two colour jacket. Large octavo. Size: 240x160mm. xviii,214 pages with index. Subtitled: recollections of a historian of ideas. A memoir and a rare insight into the mind of a great thinker. Discusses philosophers of past and present and their influence on him and of his passion for music and literature. Isaiah Berlin is wise without being pompous, witty but not trivial and affectionate without seeming sentimental. Very good near Fine in a very Good jacket. ISBN:0-684-19394-9.

Keywords: Isaiah Berlin, Machiavelli, Marx, Vico, Herder, Herzen, Anna Akhmatova, Boris Pasternak, Chaim Weizmann 0-684-19394-9

Price: GBP 12.00 = appr. US$ 17.14 Seller: David Spenceley Books
- Book number: 3083

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