Basel in the Age of Burckhardt: A Study in Unseasonable Ideas.
Gossman, Lionel.

Chicago The University of Chicago Press 2000 First edition Octavo (standard size). Light shelf wear to edges of boards. Dj has slight wear along edges. 608 pages with illustrations, endnotes, and index. An interesting study of Basel and 4 of the age's greatest intellectuals: Jacob Burckhardt, Johann Jacob Bachofen, Franz Overbeck, and Friedrich Nietzsche. Very good Hardcover in full cloth (Item ID: 5790)


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