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The Resource Diderot's selected writings, selected and edited, with an introduction and notes, by Lester G. Crocker ; translated by Derek Coltman

Diderot's selected writings, selected and edited, with an introduction and notes, by Lester G. Crocker ; translated by Derek Coltman

Label
Diderot's selected writings
Title
Diderot's selected writings
Statement of responsibility
selected and edited, with an introduction and notes, by Lester G. Crocker ; translated by Derek Coltman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Cataloging source
ZCU
Index
no index present
LC call number
B2012.E5
LC item number
C6
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Classics in the history of thought
Label
Diderot's selected writings, selected and edited, with an introduction and notes, by Lester G. Crocker ; translated by Derek Coltman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [331])
Contents
Philosophic thoughts (1746) -- The indiscreet jewels (1748) -- Letter on the blind, for the use of those who see (1749) -- Letter in the deaf and dumb, for the use of those who hear and speak (1751) -- Natural right (Encyclopedia, 1755) -- Political authority (Encyclopedia, 1751) -- On the origin and nature of the beautiful (Encyclopedia, 1752) -- Apology for the Abbe de Prades (1752) -- On the interpretation of nature (1753) -- Conversations on The natural son (1757) -- On dramatic poetry (1758) -- Eulogy of Richardson (1761) -- Rameau's nephew (1762) -- Salon of 1763 : Deshays: La Chastete de Joseph. Chardin. Greuze -- Salon of 1765 : Boucher. Boucher: Autre pastorale. Chardin. Vernet. Greuze: La jeune fille qui pleure son oiseau mort, Le fils ingrat (La malediction paternelle) -- Essay on painting (1765) -- Salon of 1767 -- D'Alembert's dream (1769) -- Supplement to Bougainville's Voyage (1772) -- Conversation with a Christian lady (1774) -- Elements of physiology (1774-1780) -- Refutation of the work of Helvetitus entitled On man (1773-1776) -- Observations on the drawing up of laws (1774) -- On women (1772) -- Paradox on acting (1773-1778)
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvi, 329, [2] p.
Lccn
65017831
Note
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy is part of a collection (Collection 892). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Books from the library of Susan Sontag. Item is in box 631.
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy: Illustrated dust jacket. Red fine-ribbed cloth over boards; stamped in gilt on spine. Top edge in gray. 1st printing. Sontag's underlining and marks in margins indicating interest. "The mystery remains" by David Coward (TLS; Oct. 13-19, 1989; [2] p., photocopies) laid in. Illustration clipping with caption, "Louis-Michel Van Loo's portrait of Diderot, detail" (n.p., n.d., [1] leaf) laid in. Incomplete article clipping entitled, "Paradoxe sur le com├ędien" (n.p., n.d., [1] p., photocopy) laid in.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)42028158
  • ucoclc42028158
Label
Diderot's selected writings, selected and edited, with an introduction and notes, by Lester G. Crocker ; translated by Derek Coltman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [331])
Contents
Philosophic thoughts (1746) -- The indiscreet jewels (1748) -- Letter on the blind, for the use of those who see (1749) -- Letter in the deaf and dumb, for the use of those who hear and speak (1751) -- Natural right (Encyclopedia, 1755) -- Political authority (Encyclopedia, 1751) -- On the origin and nature of the beautiful (Encyclopedia, 1752) -- Apology for the Abbe de Prades (1752) -- On the interpretation of nature (1753) -- Conversations on The natural son (1757) -- On dramatic poetry (1758) -- Eulogy of Richardson (1761) -- Rameau's nephew (1762) -- Salon of 1763 : Deshays: La Chastete de Joseph. Chardin. Greuze -- Salon of 1765 : Boucher. Boucher: Autre pastorale. Chardin. Vernet. Greuze: La jeune fille qui pleure son oiseau mort, Le fils ingrat (La malediction paternelle) -- Essay on painting (1765) -- Salon of 1767 -- D'Alembert's dream (1769) -- Supplement to Bougainville's Voyage (1772) -- Conversation with a Christian lady (1774) -- Elements of physiology (1774-1780) -- Refutation of the work of Helvetitus entitled On man (1773-1776) -- Observations on the drawing up of laws (1774) -- On women (1772) -- Paradox on acting (1773-1778)
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvi, 329, [2] p.
Lccn
65017831
Note
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy is part of a collection (Collection 892). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Books from the library of Susan Sontag. Item is in box 631.
  • Spec. Coll. Sontag copy: Illustrated dust jacket. Red fine-ribbed cloth over boards; stamped in gilt on spine. Top edge in gray. 1st printing. Sontag's underlining and marks in margins indicating interest. "The mystery remains" by David Coward (TLS; Oct. 13-19, 1989; [2] p., photocopies) laid in. Illustration clipping with caption, "Louis-Michel Van Loo's portrait of Diderot, detail" (n.p., n.d., [1] leaf) laid in. Incomplete article clipping entitled, "Paradoxe sur le com├ędien" (n.p., n.d., [1] p., photocopy) laid in.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)42028158
  • ucoclc42028158

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