Return to home page
Searching: Muskingum library catalog
We are currently experiencing delivery delays for items requested from other institutions while transitioning to a new statewide delivery service. Please contact your library with questions or advice about alternative resources. Thank you for your patience!
  Previous Record Previous Item Next Item Next Record
  Reviews, Summaries, etc...
EBOOK
Author Box, M. A.
Title The Suasive Art of David Hume.
Imprint Princeton : Princeton University Press, 2014.

Author Box, M. A.
Series Princeton Legacy Library
Princeton legacy library.
Subject Hume, David, 1711-1776 -- Writing skill.
Author Box, M. A.
Series Princeton Legacy Library
Princeton legacy library.
Subject Hume, David, 1711-1776 -- Writing skill.
Description 1 online resource (281 pages)
Note Print version record.
Cover; Contents.
Summary Recognized in his day as a man of letters equaling Rousseau and Voltaire in France and rivaling Samuel Johnson, David Hume passed from favor in the Victorian age--his work, it seemed, did not pursue Truth but rather indulged in popularization. Although Hume is once more considered as one of the greatest British philosophers, scholars now tend to focus on his thought rather than his writing. To round out our understanding of Hume, M.A. Box in this book charts the interrelated development of Hume's literary ambitions, theories of style, and compositional practice from his Treatise in 1739 th.
ISBN 9781400860654 (electronic bk.)
1400860652 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 884013115
Additional Format Print version: Box, M.A. Suasive Art of David Hume. Princeton : Princeton University Press, 2014



If you experience difficulty accessing or navigating this content, please contact the OPAL Support Team