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The correspondence between Princess Elisabeth of Bohemia and René Descartes

Author: Elisabeth, Countess Palatine; Lisa Shapiro; René Descartes
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2007
Series: Other voice in early modern Europe
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Between the years 1643 and 1649, Princess Elisabeth of Bohemia (1618-80) and Rene Descartes (1596-1650) exchanged fifty-eight letters - thirty-two from Descartes and twenty-six from Elisabeth. These  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Correspondence Correspondence
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Correspondence between Princess Elisabeth of Bohemia and René Descartes.
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2007
(DLC) 2006039657
Named Person: René Descartes; Elisabeth, Countess Palatine
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Elisabeth, Countess Palatine; Lisa Shapiro; René Descartes
ISBN: 9780226204413 0226204413 9780226204420 0226204421
OCLC Number: 897000498
Notes: Originaltitel: Correspondence
Description: 1 online resource (xxviii, 246 p.) illustrations
Series Title: Other voice in early modern Europe
Responsibility: Princess Elisabeth of Bohemia and René Descartes ; edited and translated by Lisa Shapiro

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