The Portable Nietzsche

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Edited and translated by Walter Kaufman

The works of Friedrich Nietzsche have fascinated readers around the world ever since the publication of his first book over a hundred years ago. As Walter Kaufman, one of the world's leading authorities on Nietzsche, notes in his introduction, "Few writers in any age have been so full of ideas" and few writers have been so consistently misunderstood. A major5 influence on writers as diverse as Foucault to Canada's best known poet Irving Layton.