Book #18596

Belief Or Nonbelief? - 1st UK Edition/1st Printing

Umberto Eco, Cardinal Carlo Maria Martini
Belief Or Nonbelief? - 1st UK Edition/1st Printing. Umberto Eco, Cardinal Carlo Maria Martini.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: 1st UK Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo
Publisher: London: Continuum, 2001.
ISBN: 0826452108

First UK edition, first printing, published after the Italian and American edition in unread, about Fine condition, little bumping in alike dust-jacket. Not listed in Contursi. Scarce.

Published 4 years after the original Italian In cosa crede chi non crede? , a confrontation. Eco and Martini cover the philosophy of social values and religion; secular obsession with the new apocalypse, when does human life begin?; men and women according to the church; ethics without god; violence and intolerance. Translated by Minna Proctor; [x], 98, [4] pages.

Price: $59.00

Author Bio

Umberto Eco

Umberto Eco (born January 5, 1932) is an Italian medievalist, semiotician, philosopher, literary critic and novelist, best known for his novel The Name of the Rose (Il nome della rosa, 1980), an intellectual mystery combining semiotics in fiction, biblical analysis, medieval studies and literary theory.