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    Rousseau After Two Hundred Years: Proceedings of the Cambridge Bicentennial Colloquium.R. A. Leigh (ed.) - 1982 - Cambridge University Press.
    J.-J. Rousseau is the most original, most profound and most controversial of all the great eighteenth-century writers. The problems he raised have since become even more acute and the search for a solution increasingly desirable. His voice was a dissonant one in an age which found satisfaction in material progress, correlates the well-being of humanity with the advancement of knowledge, and displayed a form of complacency which Rousseau sets out to shatter. His message falls uneasily on the ears of the (...)
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    Unsolved Problems in the Bibliography of J -J Rousseau.R. A. Leigh - 1990 - Cambridge ;Cambridge University Press.
    Philosophers and historians of the French Revolution have seen Rousseau's influence as the decisive link between the doctrines of the Enlightenment and the practice of its revolutionary disciples. Professor Leigh here addresses the bibliographical foundations of that question, without which all attempts to settle it in the past have lacked authority. Introducing the most advanced techniques to identify variant and pirate editions of Rousseau's writings, he establishes that there were at least 28 separate imprints and an additional 12 reprints of (...)
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