The Bridge of Criticism: Dialogues among Lucian, Erasmus, and Voltaire on the Enlightenment - On History and Hope, Imagination and Reason, Constraint and Freedom - And on Its Meaning for Our Time

Gay, Peter

Published by Harper and Row, Publishers, New York, 1970
Condition: Fine Hardcover
From West Side Book Shop, ABAA (Ann Arbor, MI, U.S.A.)

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Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 173 pp, I. On Modernity; II. On History; III. On Optimism; IV. On Imaginaation; V. On Existentialism; notes, acknolwdgments. First Edition, 1970. "This dialogue is a serious attempt to sum up some of the main ideas of the Enlightenment and its effect on the modern world. Although his little book is full of learning, its almost Shavian play of ideas turns it into an intellectual scherzo that will both entertain and instruct the reader." from the jacket flap. Price clipped. Pristine, no wear. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Lightl-brown cloth with an orange sun on front board, and orange and black lettering to spine. Size: Large 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 004381

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Title: The Bridge of Criticism: Dialogues among ...

Publisher: Harper and Row, Publishers, New York

Publication Date: 1970

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Edition: First Edition.

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