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Julie, or, The new Heloise : letters of two lovers who live in a small town at the foot of the Alps

Author: Jean-Jacques Rousseau; Philip Stewart; Jean Vaché
Publisher: Hanover : Dartmouth College : University Press of New England, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Rousseau's great epistolary novel, Julie, or the New Heloise, has been virtually unavailable in English since 1810. In it, Rousseau reconceptualized the relationship of the individual to the collective and articulated a new moral paradigm. The story follows the fates and smoldering passions of Julie d'Etange and St. Preux, a one-time lover who reenters Julie's life at the invitation of her unsuspecting husband, M.
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Genre/Form: Translations
Translations into English
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Rousseau, Jean-Jacques, 1712-1778.
Julie, or, The new Heloise.
Hanover : Dartmouth College : University Press of New England, ©1997
(OCoLC)606948129
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jean-Jacques Rousseau; Philip Stewart; Jean Vaché
ISBN: 0874518245 9780874518245 0874518253 9780874518252
OCLC Number: 36417940
Description: xxxi, 728 pages : map ; 25 cm.
Other Titles: Nouvelle Héloïse.
Julie
New Heloise
Responsibility: translated and annotated by Philip Stewart and Jean Vaché.

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