Baron d'Holbach : A Prelude to the French Revolution

By: WICKWAR, W.H. D'HOLBACH, Baron, Paul Henr- Thiry

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(D'HOLBACH, Baron, Paul Henry Thiry). WICKWAR, W.H. Baron d'Holbach : A Prelude to the French Revolution. London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd., (1935). First Printing. Pp. (6),[7]-253,(3). 8vo, blue cloth with gilt titles to spine, top edge dyed blue. Paul-Henri Thiry, Baron d'Holbach, b. December 8 1723, d. January 21 1789, was a Enlightenment era philosopher and scholar, who was a regular contributor to the Encyclopedie. Contents:Part One: D'Holbach's Life; An Essay in Reconstruction: 1. The Citizen of the World; 2. The Encyclopedist; 3. The Atheist; 4. The Moralist. Part Two: D'Holbach's Work:An Essay in Criticism: 1. Religion in Society; 2. La Philosophie; 3. Utili tarianism. Light foxing to first couple leaves, else a very good copy. 40.00

Title: Baron d'Holbach : A Prelude to the French Revolution

Author Name: WICKWAR, W.H. D'HOLBACH, Baron, Paul Henr- Thiry

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Publisher: George Allen & Unwin, London, 1935,:

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Keywords: FRANCE FRENCH HISTORY PHILOSOPHY SCHOLARLY LITERARY ENLIGHTENMENT BIOGRAPHY BIOGRAPHIES EUROPEAN PHILOSOPHES PHILOSOPHERS,