skip to content
Locke : a biography Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Locke : a biography

Author: R S Woolhouse
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st pbk. edView all editions and formats
Summary:
This is the first comprehensive biography in half a century of John Lock- "a man of versatile mind, fitted for whatever you shall undertake."
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: John Locke; Locke; John Locke; John Locke
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: R S Woolhouse
ISBN: 9780521748803 0521748801 9780521817868 0521817862
OCLC Number: 269434436
Notes: Originally published: 2007.
Description: xviii, 528 pages, [12] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction : "a man of versatile mind" --
Upbringing and education --
College offices and medical studies --
Exeter House, London (1666-1675) "one accident in my life" --
France --
Thanet House and London --
Holland and the United Provinces --
London --
Oates --
"A gentlemen's duty " --
"Laying down his place."
Responsibility: Roger Woolhouse.

Abstract:

The first comprehensive biography in half a century of John Locke, 'a man of versatile mind fitted for whatever you shall undertake,' as he was once very aptly described. Woolhouse interweaves an  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

'If one loves Locke, or liberty, or, indeed, Somerset, this is a book one cannot comfortably live without. Roger Woolhouse is a professor of philosophy, so he can explain the full development of Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/269434436> # Locke : a biography
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "269434436" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3943289525#Place/cambridge> ; # Cambridge
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1060746> ; # Philosophers
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/B1296> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3943289525#Topic/philosophers_great_britain> ; # Philosophers--Great Britain
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3943289525#Person/locke_john_1632_1704> ; # John Locke
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> ; # Great Britain.
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/34459614> ; # Locke
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/192/e22/> ;
    schema:bookEdition "1st pbk. ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/68944606> ; # R. S. Woolhouse
    schema:datePublished "2009" ;
    schema:description "Introduction : "a man of versatile mind" -- Upbringing and education -- College offices and medical studies -- Exeter House, London (1666-1675) "one accident in my life" -- France -- Thanet House and London -- Holland and the United Provinces -- London -- Oates -- "A gentlemen's duty " -- "Laying down his place.""@en ;
    schema:description "This is the first comprehensive biography in half a century of John Lock- "a man of versatile mind, fitted for whatever you shall undertake.""@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/3943289525> ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Locke : a biography"@en ;
    schema:productID "269434436" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/269434436#PublicationEvent/cambridge_new_york_cambridge_university_press_2009> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3943289525#Agent/cambridge_university_press> ; # Cambridge University Press
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521817868> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521748803> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA8C6296> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/269434436> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3943289525#Agent/cambridge_university_press> # Cambridge University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Cambridge University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3943289525#Person/locke_john_1632_1704> # John Locke
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1632" ;
    schema:deathDate "1704" ;
    schema:familyName "Locke" ;
    schema:givenName "John" ;
    schema:name "John Locke" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1060746> # Philosophers
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Philosophers"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> # Great Britain.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Great Britain." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/34459614> # Locke
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1632" ;
    schema:deathDate "1704" ;
    schema:familyName "Locke" ;
    schema:givenName "John" ;
    schema:name "Locke" ;
    schema:name "John Locke" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/68944606> # R. S. Woolhouse
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Woolhouse" ;
    schema:givenName "R. S." ;
    schema:name "R. S. Woolhouse" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521748803>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0521748801" ;
    schema:isbn "9780521748803" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521817868>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0521817862" ;
    schema:isbn "9780521817868" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.