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Diderot.

by Arthur McCandless Wilson

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Diderot, Denis, 1713-1784

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ1979 .W5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6223023M
    LC Control Number57008485
    OCLC/WorldCa5757562

    About Denis Diderot. Denis Diderot was born at Langres in eastern France in , the son of a master cutler. He was originally destined for the Church but rebelled and persuaded his father to allow him to complete his education in Paris, where More about Denis Diderot. , Komárno. K likes. Kníhkupectvo - Könyvesbolt - Bookstore/5(63).

    Internet Archive BookReader Enciclopédia - Diderot Copy and paste one of these options to share this book elsewhere. Link to this page view Link to the book Embed a mini Book Reader 1 page 2 pages Open to this page? Finished. Enciclopédia - Diderot. The only other serious book on Diderot with which I am acquainted is Rosenkranz's valuable Diderot's Leben, published in , and abounding in full and patient knowledge. Of the numerous criticisms on Diderot by Raumer, Arndt, Hettner, Damiron, Bersot, and above all by Mr. Carlyle, I need not make more particular mention.

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