Antiquarian book Harvard Classics Volume 32 Literary and Philosophical Essays. Montaigne, Sainte Beuve, Renan. Published and printed in the USA by P.F. Collier & Son. Portrait of Sainte-Beuve in frontispiece.
About the book: Contains thirteen (13) works from seven (7) continental authors spanning three centuries of philosophy from Montaigne to Schiller and literary criticism from Sainte-Beuve and Mazzini.
The specific essays contained in this volume are:
Michel Eyquem de Montaigne
The Author to the Reader
That We Should Not Judge of Our Happiness Until after Our Death
That to Philosophise Is to Learne How to Die
Of the Institution and Education of Children. To the Ladie Diana of Foix, Countesse of Gurson
Charles Augustin Sainte-Beuve
Translated by E. Lee
What Is a Classic?
The Poetry of the Celtic Races. Translated by W. G. Hutchison
Introduction and six sections
Gotthold Ephraim Lessing
Translated by W. G. Hutchison
The Education of The Human Race
J. C. Friedrich von Schiller
Letters upon the Æsthetic Education of Man
Letters I through XVII
Fundamental Principles of the Metaphysic of Morals
Translated by T. K. Abbott
First Section: Transition from the Common Rational Knowledge of Morality to the Philosophical
Second Section: Transition from Popular Moral Philosophy to the Metaphysic of Morals
Third Section: Transition from Metaphysic of Morals to the Critique of Pure Practical Reason
Byron and Goethe
In EXCELLENT! condition the blood-red boards show small blemishes. The gold-embossed spine and embossed cover show LITTLE TO NO! wear. Internal pages show MODERATE! foxing and spots of browning from dampness. All text is clear and legible. Book has a strong, sturdy spine and bind with NO! pages separating. Book contains NO! ripped, torn or missing pages, NO! margin notations and NO! dog-eared corners. Book contains no illustrations other than a portrait of Sainte-Beuve in the frontispiece.
Approximate measurements: 9-1/2" x 7" | hardcover | complete | NO! dust jacket.
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