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Oeuvres Completes de Condillac

By Etienne Bonnot de Condillac

1803 - Paris - Chez Dufart

7" by 4"

 
 


 

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A very scarce French edition of the complete works of Condillac, in very attractive leather binding.

Dating from the early nineteeth century, the set splits the full thirty-one volumes of works into fifteen volumes, making for a concise and yet extensive full collection of the eminent philosopher's work.

Approaching a broad range of subjects, the set here bears witness to one of the most influential French thinkers ever to have lived, one whose influence can still be felt today.

The full list of works included here is as follows:

Volume I/II: Conoissances Humaines

Volume III: Traite des Systemes

Volume IV: Traites des Sensations

Volume V: Traite des Animaux

Volume VI/VII: Commerce et Gouvernement

Volume VIII: La Grammaire

Volume IX: Art de Penser

Volume X: Art d'Ecrire

Volume XI: Art de Raisonner

Volumes XII-XIX: Histoire Ancienne

Volumes XX-XXVIII: Histoire Moderne

Volume XXIX: Etude de l'Histoire

Volume XXX: Logique

Volume XXXI: Langue des Calculs

 

CONDITION

In quarter-calf binding with gilt detailing and paper-covered boards. Externally quite smart, there is nonetheless wear to the joints and backstrips, with occasional rubbing to the extremities, and significant cracking to joints and strain to hinges. Internally, the pages are firmly bound and are generally bright and clean throughout, though there are several instances of spotting and minor foxing, particularly to the endpages. There are several ink inscriptions throughtout. Overall: VERY GOOD INDEED.


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