The Riddles of Philosophy
By Rudolf Steiner
Copyright © 1973
This volume is a translation of Die Rätsel der Philosophie
(Vol. 18 in the Bibliographic Survey, 1961).
This translation has been authorized for the Western Hemisphere by the
Rudolf Steiner Nachlassverwaltung, Dornach, Switzerland.
The full title of this book is, The Riddles of Philosophy
Presented in an Outline of Its History. It is not a history
of philosophy, although the approach is historical. It is a
review of historical and present-day world conceptions. Originally,
this work appeared in two volumes in the German language. The first
English edition appeared in 1973 and is bound as one volume.
Truth and Science
The Philosophy of Freedom,
it could be considered as one third of a philosophical trilogy.
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