Max Stirner: his life and his work - John Henry Mackay

Max Stirner
Max Stirner

Max Stiner (1806-1856) was the philosopher of conscious egoism. His book Der Einzige und sein Eigenthum (1844; published in English as The Ego and His Own, 1907) is the fundamental work of that philosophy and the philosophical basis of individualist anarchism. The German poet and anarchist writer John Henry Mackay carefully researched Stimer's life and published his biography in 1 897, with a third, definitive edition in 1914. This is the first translation into English.

Submitted by Ross Arctor on March 5, 2014



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Submitted by Entdinglichung on March 6, 2014

just to add that John Henry Mackay was also a pederast who wrote a couple of books about it