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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
La Mettrie, Julien Offray de, 1709-1751.
Man a machine.
LaSalle, Ill. : Open Court, 1961, ©1912
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Julien Offray de La Mettrie; Gertrude Carman Bussey; Mary Whiton Calkins; Frederick, King of Prussia
|Notes:||Translation of L'homme machine.
"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.
|Description:||216 pages ; 21 cm.|
|Series Title:||Open Court classics, P69|
|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.|