The concept of reason in French classical literature, 1635-1690

by Jeanne Haight

Publisher: University of Toronto Press in Toronto, Buffalo

Written in English
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  • Subjects:

    • French literature -- 17th century -- History and criticism,
    • Reason in literature,
    • Classicism -- France -- History -- 17th century
    • Edition Notes

      StatementJeanne Haight.
      SeriesUniversity of Toronto romance series ;, 45
      LC ClassificationsPQ245 .H3 1982
      The Physical Object
      Pagination208 p. ;
      Number of Pages208
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3231051M
      ISBN 100802023843
      LC Control Number83143564

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