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The book belongs to the pen of the nineteenth century German radical philosopher of pessimism Arthur Schopenhauer, who described himself as the only worthy successor to Kant, assimilated all the negat.

Schopenhauer's piercing analyses of style. The Art of Literature has been added to your Cart. Schopenhauer provides excellent examples for aspiring writers in this collection of essays from his celebrated work Parerga. Translated by T. Bailey Saunders.

Repetitio est mater studiorum. This would paralyze his twitching fingers, to the true welfare of literature, in which what is bad is not only useless but positively pernicious. Any book that is at all important ought to be at once read through twice; partly because, on a second reading, the connection of the different portions of the book will be better understood, and the beginning comprehended only when the end is known; and partly because we are not in the same temper and disposition on both readings. On the second perusal we get a new view of every passage and a different impression of the whole book, which then appears in another light.

This ebook presents The Essays on The Art of Literature, from Arthur Schopenhauer. Books related to The Essays on The Art of Literature. A dynamic table of contents enables to jump directly to the chapter selected. Table of Contents -01- About this book -02- TRANSLATOR'S PREFACE -03- ON AUTHORSHIP -04- ON STYLE -05- ON THE STUDY OF LATIN -06- ON MEN OF LEARNING -07- ON THINKING FOR ONESELF -08- ON CRITICISM -09- ON REPUTATION -10- ON GENIUS.

All the arts and tricks I have been mentioning are rendered superfluous if the author really has any brains; for that allows him .

All the arts and tricks I have been mentioning are rendered superfluous if the author really has any brains; for that allows him to show himself as he is, and confirms to all time Horace's maxim that good sense is the source and origin of good style: Scribendi recte sapere est et principium et fons. As in architecture an excess of decoration is to be avoided, so in the art of literature a writer must guard against all rhetorical finery, all useless amplification, and all superfluity of expression in general; in a word, he must strive after chastity of style. Every word that can be spared is hurtful if it remains.

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Schopenhauer's metaphysical analysis and his views on human motivation and desire influenced many well-known thinkers including Friedrich Nietzsche, Richard Wagner, Ludwig Wittgenstein, Albert Einstein, Sigmund Freud, Otto Rank, Carl Gustav Jung et. his book is a collection of essays about writing and literature.

Schopenhauer enjoyed Italy, where he studied art and socialized with .

Schopenhauer enjoyed Italy, where he studied art and socialized with Italian and English nobles. It was his last visit to the country. Music, for Schopenhauer, was the purest form of art because it was the one that depicted the will itself without it appearing as subject to the Principle of Sufficient Grounds, therefore as an individual object.

Schopenhauer, Arthur, 1788-1860. Drawn from Schopenhauer's Parerga. some content may be lost due to the binding of the book. London : S. Sonnenschein & c. li. New York, The Macmillan co. Collection. ion; americana; university of california libraries. University of California, Los Angeles. UCLA Library, Preservation Department.