Upon its publication, George Seldes's The Great Thoughts instantly took its place as a classic--a treasure house of the seminal ideas that have shaped the intellectual history of the world down through the ages. Seldes, a pivotal figure in the history of American journalism and a tireless researcher, spent the better part of his extraordinary lifetime compiling the thoughts that rule the world, casting his net widely and wisely through the essential works of philosophy, poetry, psychology, economics, politics, memoirs, and ...

The Great Thoughts 1996, Ballantine Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780345404282

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Great Thoughts 1985, Ballantine Books, New York, NY

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Great Thoughts 1985, Columbus Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780862871932

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