Metaphysical Tradition?

In Henri de Lubac’s eulogy of Hans Urs von Balthasar, he writes that Balthasar “is perhaps the most cultivated of his time. Classical antiquity, the great European literatures, the metaphysical tradition … ”

What is meant by the ‘metaphysical tradition’. I suspect that this refers to a specific corpus of work, but which in particular?

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