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Early Deism in France : From the so-called 'déistes' of Lyon (1564) to Voltaire's 'Lettres philosophiques' (1734)

Author: C J Betts
Publisher: Dordrecht : Springer Netherlands, 1984.
Series: Archives Internationales d'Histoire des Idees / International Archives of the History of Ideas, 104.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: C J Betts
ISBN: 9789400961166 9400961162
OCLC Number: 851393672
Description: 1 online resource (328 pages).
Contents: I. Prehistory, from 1564 to about 1670 --
1. Introductory; Pierre Viret's 'déistes' at Lyon, and two characters in Bodin --
2. The 1620s: Mersenne and the 'poème des déistes' --
3. The absence of deistic ideas from 1630 to 1670 --
II. The later seventeenth century: precursors and definitions, from Saint-Evremond to Bayle --
4. Saint-Evremond and the decline of fideism --
5. The Utopian religions of Foigny and Veiras --
6. Definitions and accusations, 1670-1700; 'deism' as a term of opprobrium --
7. The Turkish Spy --
III. The first French deists, 1700-1715 --
8. Gilbert's Calejava: rational deism with Protestant overtones --
9. Lahontan and Gueudeville: natural religion from Canada --
10. The anti-Christian deism of the Militaire philosophe --
11. The Examen de la religion and other clandestine works --
12. Tyssot de Patot: types of deism and religious criticism --
IV. Deistic ideas in the early works of Montesquieu and Voltaire --
13. Montesquieu: Lettres persanes --
14. Voltaire: Lettres philosophiques --
15. Conclusions --
Biography --
Literary allusions --
Religious attitudes --
Bibliography: 1. Manuscripts and published works discussed in the text as examples or precursors of deism --
2. Editions, used for reference, of works by major authors --
3. Secondary authorities, cited in the notes or of general interest for the subject; excluding works cited in the Appendix.
Series Title: Archives Internationales d'Histoire des Idees / International Archives of the History of Ideas, 104.
Responsibility: by C.J. Betts.

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