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Pensées and other writings

Author: Blaise Pascal; Honor Levi; Anthony Levi
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1999,©1995.
Series: Oxford world's classics (Oxford University Press)
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The French mathematician and Jansenist philosopher's classic of Christian thought, along with other religious writings.
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Genre/Form: Early works
Apologetic writings
Apologetic works Early works to 1800
Early works to 1800
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Blaise Pascal; Honor Levi; Anthony Levi
ISBN: 0192836552 9780192836557
OCLC Number: 43148258
Notes: "First published as a World's Classics paperback 1995. Reissued as an Oxford World's Classics paperback 1999." -- T.p. verso
Chiefly a translation of: Pensées.
Description: xlv, 267 pages ; 19 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Notes on the text --
Select bibliography --
A chronology of Blaise Pascal --
Pensées --
Discussion with Monsieur De Sacy --
The art of persuasion --
Writings on grace. Letter on the possibility of the commandments ; Treatise concerning predestination --
Explanatory notes --
Thematic index.
Series Title: Oxford world's classics (Oxford University Press)
Other Titles: Pensées.
Responsibility: Blaise Pascal ; translated by Honor Levi ; edited with an introduction and notes by Anthony Levi.

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For much of his life, Pascal worked on a magnum opus which was never published in its intended form. Instead, he left a mass of fragments, some of them meant as notes for the Apologie. This  Read more...

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