# Appearance and Reality

APPEARANCE AND REALITY

A Metaphysical Essay

BY

Fellow of Merton College, Oxford

SIXTH IMPRESSION (CORRECTED)

LONDON: GEORGE ALLEN & UNWIN LTD.
RUSKIN HOUSE﻿40 MUSEUM STREET, W.C.

First Edition, June, 1893;
Second Edition (with an Appendix), February, 1897;
Third Impression, June, 1899;
Fourth Impression, February, 1905;
Fifth Impression (corrected), November, 1908;
Sixth Impression (corrected), June, 1916.

 pages Introduction .    .    . 1-7 ${\displaystyle {\mathfrak {B}}}$ook I. — ${\displaystyle {\mathfrak {A}}}$ppearance. I. Primary and Secondary Qualities .    .    . 11-18 II. Substantive and Adjective .    .    . 19-24 III. Relation and Quality .    .    . 25-34 IV. Space and Time .    .    . 35-43 V. Motion and Change and its Perception .    .    . 44-53 VI. Causation .    .    . 54-61 VII. Activity .    .    . 62-70 VIII. Things .    .    . 71-74 IX. The Meanings of Self .    .    . 75-102 X. The Reality of Self .    .    . 103-120 XI. Phenomenalism .    .    . 121-126 XII. Things in Themselves .    .    . 127-132 ${\displaystyle {\mathfrak {B}}}$ook II. — ${\displaystyle {\mathfrak {R}}}$eality. XIII. The General Nature of Reality .    .    . 135-143 XIV. The General Nature of Reality (cont.) .    .    . 144-161 XV. Thought and Reality .    .    . 162-183 XVI. Error .    .    . 184-196 XVII. Evil .    .    . 197-204 XVIII. Temporal and Spatial Appearance .    .    . 205-222 XIX. The This and the Mine .    .    . 223-240 XX. Recapitulation .    .    . 241-246 XXI. Solipsism .    .    . 247-260 XXII. Nature .    .    . 261-294 XXIII. Body and Soul .    .    . 295-358 XXIV. Degrees of Truth and Reality .    .    . 359-400 XXV. Goodness .    .    . 401-454 XXVI. The Absolute and its Appearances .    .    . 455-510 XXVII. Ultimate Doubts .    .    . 511-552

Index

TO﻿MY﻿FRIEND

E—— R——

THIS UNWORTHY VOLUME

IS RESPECTFULLY

DEDICATED.

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