"Krell writes right here with a brilliance of favor that few different philosophers can match." ―John Sallis
Although the Romantic Age is generally regarded as idealizing nature because the resource of beginning, lifestyles, and creativity, David Farrell Krell makes a speciality of the preoccupation of 3 key German Romantic thinkers―Novalis, Schelling, and Hegel―with nature’s damaging powers―contagion, sickness, and death.
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