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Taking life seriously

Francis Edward Sparshott

Taking life seriously

a study of the argument of the Nicomachean ethics

by Francis Edward Sparshott

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Published by Buffalo, University of Toronto Press in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aristotle

  • Edition Notes

    StatementFrancis Sparshott.
    Series[Toronto studies in philosophy]
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB430 .S62 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 461 p. ;
    Number of Pages461
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1180565M
    ISBN 100802029531
    LC Control Number94167821
    OCLC/WorldCa28670014


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