The Genealogy of Morals
|The Genealogy of Morals (1887)
by , translated by Horace B. Samuel
|Translation published in 1921.
In 1887, with the view of amplifying and completing certain new doctrines which he had merely sketched in Beyond Good and Evil (see especially Aphorism 260), Nietzsche published The Genealogy of Morals. This work is perhaps the least aphoristic, in form, of all Nietzsche's productions. For analytical power, more especially in those parts where Nietzsche examines the ascetic ideal, The Genealogy of Morals is unequalled by any other of his works; and, in the light which it throws upon the attitude of the ecclesiast to the man of resentment and misfortune, it is one of the most valuable contributions to sacerdotal psychology.
THE GENEALOGY OF MORALS
By FRIEDRICH NIETZSCHE
TRANSLATED BY HORACE B. SAMUEL, M. A.
BONI AND LIVERIGHT
PUBLISHERS • NEW YORK
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