Arthur Schopenhauer (1788-1860) was a German philosopher, whose major work is The World as Will and Representation, Vol. 1 and Vol. 2. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Steven H Propp
A bit of an esoteric book unless you're working your way through Schopenhauer's library of works. If you're looking at it here, you probably already know you want it, and this is... Read morePublished 14 months ago by D. T.
Schopenhauer is the greatest mind ever existed in the field of philosophy. To start any philosophizing Schopenhauer realized that we must know and examine the only tool we have to... Read morePublished 23 months ago by Koan
Rather than add to the fold of incredible reviews I shall just say this is the 1st philosophical text I have ever tackled and I would that it would lay with me in my grave. Read morePublished 24 months ago by Hopeful-Disbeliever
Not only this is _the_ book to read before his magnum opus, The World As Will and Representation, it also provides some acquaintance with the terminology and thought surrounding... Read morePublished on April 2, 2013 by Frinkjlt
I purchased this thinking it was the Payne translation of the Four-fold root of the Principle of Sufficient Reason. Read morePublished on February 5, 2013 by Scott Collison
I am not a philosophy scholar, nor do I speak German, but even I am qualified to dismiss this edition. I thoroughly enjoyed the content of the work, where it was legible. Read morePublished on September 26, 2011 by Byron N. Landry
The reviews so far have covered all that needs to be said of substance for practical purposes.
I will just add, with emphasis, that this is a terrible translation. Read more
I have nothing substantial to add to earlier reviews except to point out that the translator, E. F. J. Read morePublished on August 27, 2008 by Time Traveller