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The Age of Descartes (DESCARTES 5)
S. Agostini
Les lettres de Monsieur Claude Clerselier (1646-1681)

approx. 842 p., 3 b/w tables, 156 x 234 mm, 2021
ISBN: 978-2-503-56579-8
Languages: French, Latin
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The volume offers an historical reconstruction of the figure of Claude Clerselier (1614-1684) and of the role he played by on the one hand publishing and translating some works of René Descartes, and on the other hand by defending the Cartesian theses on the Eucharist.

Table of Contents


Part I

I. Notices biographiques

1. La famille Clerselier
2. Clerselier 'cartésien'
3. Du cartésianisme à l'occasionalisme
4. Clerselier, les Académies et les cercles parisiens

II. Claude Clerselier et les lettres sur l'Eucharistie

Part II

Les lettres (1644-1681)
Interest Classification:
History of Philosophy (general)
Modern Western Philosophy (c. 1650-present)

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