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Author: Julien Offray de La Mettrie; Gertrude Carman Bussey; Mary Whiton Calkins; Frederick, King of Prussia
Publisher: Chicago, The Open court Pub. Co., 1912.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Includes Frederick the Great's "Eulogy" on La Mettrie's "The Natural History of the Soul."
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Genre/Form: Student Collection
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Early works to 1800
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
La Mettrie, Julien Offray de, 1709-1751.
Man a machine.
Chicago, The Open court Pub. Co., 1912
(OCoLC)642403489
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Julien Offray de La Mettrie; Gertrude Carman Bussey; Mary Whiton Calkins; Frederick, King of Prussia
ISBN: 0875480411 9780875480411
OCLC Number: 274236
Notes: "The French text presented in this volume is taken from that of a Leyden edition of 1748 ... The title page of this edition is reproduced in the present volume."--Preface.
The translation is founded on a version made by Miss Gertrude C. Bussey (from the French text in the edition of J. Assezat) and has been revised by Professor M.W. Calkins, who is responsible for it in its present form. cf. Pref.
"Works consulted and cited in the notes": pages [205]-207.
Description: 5 preliminary leaves, [3], 216 pages facsimile frontispiece (portrait) 23 cm
Contents: Frederic the Great's Eulogy on Julien Offray De La Mettrie 1 --
L'Homme Machine 11 --
Man a Machine 83 --
The Natural History of the Soul: Extracts 151 --
La Mettrie's Relation to His Predecessors and to His Successors 165 --
Outline of La Mettrie's Metaphysical Doctrine 175.
Responsibility: by Julien Offray de La Mettrie. French-English. Including Frederick the Great's "Eulogy" on La Mettrie and extracts from La Mettrie's "The natural history of the soul"; philosophical and historical notes by Gertrude Carman Bussey.

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