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Transforming the Republic of Letters: Pierre-Daniel Huet and European Intellectual Life, 1650-1720 April G. Shelford

Transforming the Republic of Letters: Pierre-Daniel Huet and European Intellectual Life, 1650-1720

April G. Shelford

Published September 3rd 2007
ISBN : 9781580462433
Hardcover
264 pages
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Under Shelfords direction, Huet guides us into the intensely social intellectual world of salons, scientific academies, and literary academies, while illuminating a comabative world of Cartesians versus anti-Cartesians, ancients versus moderns,MoreUnder Shelfords direction, Huet guides us into the intensely social intellectual world of salons, scientific academies, and literary academies, while illuminating a comabative world of Cartesians versus anti-Cartesians, ancients versus moderns, Jesuits versus Jansenists, and salonnieres versus humanist scholars.