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Selected philosophical and scientific writings

Author: Gabrielle-Émilie Le Tonnelier de Breteuil Du Châtelet, marquise); Judith P Zinsser
Publisher: Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2009.
Series: The other voice in early modern Europe
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Though most historians remember her as the mistress of Voltaire, Emilie Du Chatelet (1706-49) was an accomplished writer in her own right, who published multiple editions of her scientific writings  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Early works
Early works to 1800
Named Person: Bernard Mandeville; Isaac Newton; Isaac (1642-1727) Newton
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gabrielle-Émilie Le Tonnelier de Breteuil Du Châtelet, marquise); Judith P Zinsser
ISBN: 9780226168067 9780226168074 0226168069 0226168077
OCLC Number: 690627212
Description: 1 vol. (XXVIII-424 p.) : ill. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Bernard Mandeville's The fable of the bees --
Volume editors' introduction --
Related letters --
Translator's preface for The fable of the bees --
Table of Du Châtelet's choices for translation from Bernard Mandeville's The fable of the bees --
Dissertation on the nature and propagation of fire --
Volume editor's introduction --
Related letters --
From the dissertation --
Foundations of physics --
Volume editor's introduction --
Letters related to the foundations --
From foundations of physics --
Examinations of the Bible --
Volume editor's introduction --
Related letters --
Examination of the books of the Old Testament --
Examination of the books of the New Testament --
Commentary on Newton's Principia --
Volume editor's introduction --
Related letters --
From the commentary on Newton's Principia --
Discourse on happiness.
Series Title: The other voice in early modern Europe
Other Titles: Bernard Mandeville's The fable of the bees.
Volume editors' introduction.
Related letters.
Translator's preface for The fable of the bees.
Table of Du Châtelet's choices for translation from Bernard Mandeville's The fable of the bees.
Dissertation on the nature and propagation of fire.
From the dissertation.
Foundations of physics.
Letters related to the foundations.
From foundations of physics.
Examinations of the Bible.
Examination of the books of the Old Testament.
Examination of the books of the New Testament.
Commentary on Newton's Principia.
From the commentary on Newton's Principia.
Discourse on happiness.
Responsibility: Emilie du Châtelet ; edited and with an introduction by Judith P. Zinsser and translated by Isabelle Bour and Judith P. Zinsser.
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