Heterodoxy, Spinozism, and Free Thought in Early-Eighteenth-Century Europe : Studies on the Traité des Trois Imposteurs

'the oldest biography of Spinoza', La Vie de Mr. Spinosa, which in the manuscript copies is often followed by L'Esprit de M. Spinosa. Margaret Jacob, in her Radical Enlightenment, contended that the Traite was written by a radical group of Freemasons in The Hague in the early eighteen...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Berti, Silvia (Editor), Charles-Daubert, Françoise (Editor), Popkin, R.H. (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Dordrecht Springer Netherlands 1996, 1996
Edition:1st ed. 1996
Series:International Archives of the History of Ideas Archives internationales d'histoire des idées
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • ses origines et sa première édition dans leur contexte spinozien
  • 2. Une Histoire interminable: origines et développement du Traité des trois imposteurs
  • 3. History and structure of our Traité des trois imposteurs
  • 4. L’Esprit de Spinosa et les Traités des trois imposteurs: rappel des différentes familles et de leurs principales caractéristiques
  • II. Around the ‘Traité’
  • 5. Freethinking in early-eighteenth-century Protestant Germany: Peter Friedrich Arpe and the Traité des trois imposteurs
  • 6. The English Deists and the Traité
  • 7. Sallengre, La Monnoye, and the Traité des trois imposteurs
  • 8. The politics of a publishing event: the Marchand milieu and The life and spirit of Spinoza of 1719
  • 9. Impostors and Revolution: on the ‘Philadelphie’ 1796 edition of the Traité des trois imposteurs
  • III. The Threads of a Tradition
  • 10. An eighteenth-