The Correspondence of Thomas Hobbes, 1660-1679

The Correspondence of Thomas Hobbes, 1660-1679

by Thomas Hobbes, Noel Malcolm
     
 
Thomas Hobbes (1588-1679) is one of the most important figures in the history of European thought. Although interest in his life and work has grown enormously in recent years, this is the first complete edition of his correspondence. The texts of the letters are richly supplemented with explanatory notes and full biographical and bibliographical information. This

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Thomas Hobbes (1588-1679) is one of the most important figures in the history of European thought. Although interest in his life and work has grown enormously in recent years, this is the first complete edition of his correspondence. The texts of the letters are richly supplemented with explanatory notes and full biographical and bibliographical information. This landmark publication sheds new light on the intellectual life of a major thinker.


"Another reason for reading these volumes is to delight in Noel Malcolm's scholarship. He provides artful transcriptions and sound translations."--London Review of Books

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"Another reason for reading these volumes is to delight in Noel Malcolm's scholarship. He provides artful transcriptions and sound translations."—London Review of Books

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198240990
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
11/10/1994
Series:
Clarendon Edition of the Works of Thomas Hobbes Series
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
9.50(w) x 6.50(h) x 1.43(d)

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