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Happiness And Contemplation - Josef Pieper

Faber & Faber, 1959, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good - in Very Good DJ. Unlaminated DJ a little edgeworn and faded with light sunning to the spine. Last pages uncut.

The author uses traditional wisdom to throw light on present-day reality and present-day psychological problems. What is it that one pursues in pursuing happiness, and what, in the consensus of the wisdom of the early Greeks, of the New Testament, of Plato, Aristotle, Augustine, and Aquinas, is that condition of perfect bliss toward which all life and effort tend by nature ?
Size: 7½" x 5"
Number of Pages: 128

£25.00 (Now Sold)