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The reveries of the solitary walker

Botanical writings ; and Letter to Franquières

by Jean-Jacques Rousseau

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Published by University Press of New England in Hanover [N.H.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-338) and indexes.

Other titlesReveries of the solitary walker ; Botanical writings ; and Letter to Franquières, Reveries of the solitary walker., Botanical writings, Letter to Franquières
Statementedited by Christopher Kelly ; translated and annotated by Charles E. Butterworth, Alexandra Cook, and Terence E. Marshall.
SeriesThe collected writings of Rousseau ;, vol. 8
ContributionsKelly, Christopher, 1950-, Butterworth, Charles E., Cook, Alexandra, 1960-, Marshall, Terence.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPQ2034 .A3 1990 vol. 8
The Physical Object
Paginationxxviii, 349 p. :
Number of Pages349
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL44410M
ISBN 101584650079
LC Control Number99039783

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