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By Leszek Kolakowski,Adam Czerniawski

"[An] very important essay by means of a thinker who extra convincingly than the other i will be able to reflect on demonstrates the ongoing importance of his vocation within the lifetime of our culture."—Karsten Harries, The manhattan occasions booklet Review

With The Presence of Myth, Kolakowski demonstrates that regardless of how not easy guy strives for only rational idea, there has consistently been-and consistently will be-a reservoir of legendary pictures that lend "being" and "consciousness" a in particular human meaning.

"Kolakowski undertakes a philosophy of tradition which extends to all geographical regions of human intercourse—intellectual, inventive, medical, and emotional. . . . [His] booklet has actual value for this day, and should good turn into a vintage within the philosophy of culture."—Anglican Theological Review

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