paperback. ix, ,93 pages. 8vo, original printed blue green wrappers. Oxford: Blackwell, 1957. First edition. Light discolorations on endpapers from old cellotape, still a crisp, near fine copy of this scarce book. near fine.
The first edition of her first book. Anscombe was 'Wittgenstein's star pupil and literary executor... she became one of Wittgenstein's closest friends and one of his most trusted students, an exception to his general dislike of academic women and especially of female philosophers."