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Gaston Bachelard
Clear Waters, Springtime Waters - L'eau et les rêves (Water and Dreams) 1942
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The reflected world is the conquest of calm  - Gaston Bachelard
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A Retrospective Glance at the Lifework of a Master of Books - Fragments of a Poetics of Fire (1988)

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Born: June 27, 1884

Died: October 16, 1962 (aged 78)

Nationality: French

Occupation: Philosopher

Bio: Gaston Bachelard was a French philosopher. He made contributions in the fields of poetics and the philosophy of science. To the latter he introduced the concepts of epistemological obstacle and epistemological break.

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Water to water, ark again to ark, From woman back to woman: So each new victim treads unfalteringly The never altered circuit of his fate, Bringing twelve peers as witness Both to this starry rise and starry fall.

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