Original Correspondence of Jean Jacques Rousseau, with Mad. La Tour de Franqueville, and M. Du Peyrou, Late Burgher of Neufchatel. Translated from the French. In Two Volumes. Jean Jacques ROUSSEAU.

Original Correspondence of Jean Jacques Rousseau, with Mad. La Tour de Franqueville, and M. Du Peyrou, Late Burgher of Neufchatel. Translated from the French. In Two Volumes.

London. Printed for J.Johnon, St. Paul's Churchyard, by C. Mercier and Co. 1804. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 8vo. 22cm, first English edition, xxiii,330 & 365pp, in 2 volumes, in contemporary half brown morocco, gilt and blind ruled raised bands, gilt titles, marbled boards, some wear at the edges, title slight faded, a very good sound set (Ds1). ~ "In the letters of Rousseau we discern the different indications of a wounded and a gratified vanity, the warmth and earnestness of an entire confidence, and the extravagant and groundless mistrust which could only flow from an untamed misanthropy." Preface. Item #35917

Price: $400.00

See all items by