The Mystery of Being

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The Mystery of Being
The Mystery of Being.jpg
Cover of the first volume
Author Gabriel Marcel
Original title Le Mystère de l'être
Translator G. S. Fraser
Country France
Language French
Subject Being
Published 1951
Media type Print

The Mystery of Being (French: Le Mystère de l'être) is a two-volume book of existential philosophy by Gabriel Marcel. The two volumes are, "Reflection and Mystery" and "Faith and Reality".[1] First published in 1951, the book is a collection of Gifford Lectures given by Marcel while at the University of Aberdeen between 1949 and 1950.


  1. ^ Blackham, H. J. Six Existentialist Thinkers. Routledge, 1991, p. 171.

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