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Benedetto Croce was born in Pescasseroli, Italy on February 25, 1866. He studied literature and philosophy in Rome and Naples and in 1902 published Estetica. In 1903, he established the journal La Critica. He became a senator in 1910 and served as Minister of Education from 1920 to 1921. He was fiercely opposed to the Fascist regime and was ousted from public life by Benito Mussolini. After World War II, he returned to politics and became a member of the Constituent Assembly. In 1947, he was elected president of the Italian Liberal Party. He was also a historian, humanist, and foremost Italian philosopher of the first half of the 20th century. His most influential work, Aesthetic as Science of Expression and General Linguistic, was published in 1902. His other works include Logic As the Science of the Pure Concept, Philosophy of the Practical: Economic and Ethic, and History: Its Theory and Practice. He died on November 20, 1952 at the age of 86. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Aesthetic 199 copies
Guide to Aesthetics 133 copies, 1 review
History as the Story of Liberty 115 copies, 1 review
Storie e leggende napoletane 48 copies, 1 review
La poesia di Dante (Author) 17 copies
Un paradiso abitato da diavoli 17 copies, 1 review
Ariosto 11 copies
Goethe 10 copies
The Essence of Aesthetic 6 copies, 2 reviews
Orientamenti 3 copies
Ultimi saggi 2 copies
Shakespeare 2 copies
Essays 2 copies
Pagine sparse 2 copies
Estetik 1 copy
Poezija 1 copy
The Age of Analysis: The 20th Century Philosophers (Contributor) 383 copies, 1 review
Critical Theory Since Plato (Contributor, some editions) 369 copies, 1 review
Il Pentamerone: The Tale of Tales (Editor, some editions) 358 copies, 6 reviews
The Philosophy of History in Our Time (Contributor) 194 copies
Lectures in Criticism (Contributor) 13 copies
Aristodemo (Editor, some editions) 3 copies
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