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10 edition of A philosophical dictionary found in the catalog.

A philosophical dictionary

from the French.

by Voltaire

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Published by J. and H. L. Hunt in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    GenreDictionaries.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB42 .V6 1824
    The Physical Object
    Pagination6 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23380897M
    LC Control Number48034876
    OCLC/WorldCa5810820

    An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk. Philosophical dictionary by Voltaire, Publication date Topics Philosophy -- Dictionaries -- French Publisher [Harmondsworth, Eng., Baltimore] Penguin Books. Get this from a library! Philosophical dictionary. [Voltaire; H I Woolf] -- "A masterpiece of Enlightenment-era literature, this collection of brief, incisive essays constitutes a thought-provoking analysis of eighteenth-century social and religious conventions. Volaire.

      You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at Title: Voltaire's Philosophical Dictionary Author: Voltaire Release Date: J [EBook #] Language: English Character set encoding: ISO *** START OF THIS PROJECT GUTENBERG EBOOK. Author: Francois Voltaire; Publisher: Penguin UK ISBN: Category: Philosophy Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» Voltaire's Philosophical Dictionary, first published in , is a series of short, radical essays - alphabetically arranged - that form a brilliant and bitter analysis of the social and religious conventions that then dominated eighteenth-century .

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