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The Poetics of Space

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Gaston Bachelard was a scientist who became a Professor of philosophy at the Sorbonne.  This is the single most challenging, evocative and poetic book about the places we exist in that I've ever read.  Bachelard weaves literature, poetry and philosophy together with memories of treasured places - you'll never look at the world around you in the same way again.

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