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Friedrich Nietzsche
Der Wanderer, The Wanderer, Friedrich Nietzsche, Philosophy, Presentation, Rare
1880. Anniroc Rare Books ________ Der Wanderer und Sein Schatten (The Wanderer and His Shadow) Friedrich Nietzsche Chemnitz, 1880 First Edition, First Issue in Original Wraps. UNCUT and complete! Wrapper edges and spine darkened. Old paper repair to verso of upper wrapper. Upper spine and front corner through the first few pages chipped. Old seller pencil notes on rear wrapper and title page. Interior pages brightly beautiful. Very Good and an amazing survival. A spectacular copy of one of Nietzsche's scarcest titles and the last installment in the Human All Too Human trilogy. Printed in an edition of 1000 copies, of which "Only 192 copies of this book were sold in this first edition, first issue state before the remainders were sold to E.W. Fritsch of Leipzig in 1886 - and then reissued with a new title page."(Schaberg) All of Nietzsche's works in original, unrestored wraps are of utmost rarity. And to add even more gravitas, this copy is hand-marked by the publisher on the front cover corner for special presentation to Nietzsche's closest associates: "Gratis im Auftrage des Verfassers" [Free on behalf of the author] 'Nietzsche remained respected in his professorial position in Basel, but his deteriorating health, which led to migraine headaches, eyesight problems and vomiting, necessitated his resignation from the university in June, 1879, at age 34. At this point, he had been a university professor for ten years, and had just less than another ten years of productive intellectual life remaining. From 1880 until his collapse in January 1889, Nietzsche led a wandering, gyp … [Click Below for Full Description]
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