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Prelude

  • Deepshikha Shahi
Chapter
Part of the Global Political Thinkers book series (GPT)

Abstract

The classics are marvelous works which stand many re-readings without losing their force. In fact, they almost demand rereading, as a Beethoven symphony demands replaying (Cowan and Guinness in Invitation to the Classics. Baker Books, Grand Rapids, p. 12, 2006).

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  • Deepshikha Shahi
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  1. 1.University of DelhiNew DelhiIndia

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