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By Walter Benjamin

ISBN-10: 1847923860

ISBN-13: 9781847923868

Illuminations comprises the main celebrated paintings of Walter Benjamin, the most unique and influential thinkers of the twentieth Century: 'The murals within the Age of Mechanical Reproduction', ‘The activity of the Translator’ and 'Theses at the Philosophy of History', in addition to essays on Kafka, storytelling, Baudelaire, Brecht's epic theatre, Proust and an anatomy of his personal obsession, e-book collecting.

This now mythical quantity bargains the very best entry to Benjamin’s singular and important success, whereas Hannah Arendt’s creation finds how his lifestyles and paintings are a prism to his times.

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