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Published: 09 September 2004

496 Pages | 6 halftones, 3 line illus.

ISBN: 9780199271368

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The Uses of Curiosity in Early Modern France and Germany

Neil Kenny

  • An important contribution to the history of ideas in early modern Europe.
  • A crucial episode that develops a distinctive approach to the history of Western knowledge, and combines a focus on language with intellectual, social, and literary history.
  • It is exceptionally wide-ranging, both in chronology, and geography.