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Mortimer J. Adler
Great Books of the Western World Set (1990, Hardcover)
St. Louis: Encyclopedia Britannica, 1990. Condition: Like New. REMOVED FROM MY LATEST ESTATE BUYOUT * AVID BOOK/HISTORIAN COLLECTOR. I buy out estates and businesses for a living and offer a wide variety of my discoveries. * BUY IT NOW OFFERED * ALL OFFERS CONSIDERED * This is The Complete Set of GREAT BOOKS OF THE WESTERN WORLD 60 Volumes Britannica 1994 NOTE: Below is the products description from the great makers of the set. There is no better way to own and appreciate the world's greatest written works. Great Books of the Western World is one of the most acclaimed publishing feats of our time. Authoritative, accurate, and complete, this collection represents the essential core of the Western literary canon, compiling 517 of the most significant achievements in literature, history, philosophy, and science into a color-coded set as handsome as it is affordable. From the ancient classics to the newest masterpieces of the 20th century, Great Books traces the ideas, stories, and discoveries that have shaped modern civilization. Volumes 1 and 2 of this collection is the Syntopicon, a unique two-volume guide (not sold separately) that enables you to investigate a particular idea and compare what different authors have to say about it. The Syntopicon comprises a new kind of reference work accomplishing for ideas what the dictionary accomplishes for words and the encyclopedia accomplishes for facts. Also included is the Great Conversation, featuring fascinating background information, extensive timelines, photos, and quotes from the classic works and their authors. 60 volumes In … [Click Below for Full Description]
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