L'Homme Machine, Man A Machine: Including Frederick the Great's "Eulogy" on La Mettrie and Extracts from La Mettrie's "The Natural History of the Soul"

La Mettrie, Julien Offray de; Gertrude Carman Bussey (Philosophical and Historical Notes by)

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Octavo. V, [1], 216pp. Original blue cloth with gold lettering and decoration on spine and front cover. Top edge gilt. Frontispiece protected with a captioned tissue guard. This remarkable work is a hastily-written treatise based upon consistently materialistic and quasi-atheistic principles. In it, the author rejected the Cartesian dualism of mind and body, and proposed the metaphor of the human being as machine. Minor shelf wear. Endpapers slightly foxed. Binding in overall good+, interior in very good condition. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: L'Homme Machine, Man A Machine: Including ...
Publisher: The Open Court Publishing Co
Publication Date: 1912
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: vg
Edition: First American edition.

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Julien Offray de La Mettrie; GERTRUDE CARMAN BUSSEY
Published by Open Court Publishing Company, Illinois, U.S.A. (1953)
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Book Description Open Court Publishing Company, Illinois, U.S.A., 1953. Hard Boards. Book Condition: Very Good. NO JACKET. HARDBACK 1953. FRENCH TEXT & ENGLISH TEXT. 216 pages. Clean and tight. No inscriptions. Flat pages. TANNED PAGES. Sent FIRST CLASS from the UK next working day or sooner securely boxed in in cardboard. ref OFFPURBB. Bookseller Inventory # 027618

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Book Description Open Court, La Salle, IL, 1961. Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. 8vo, 216pp. Text is in French and English. With philosophical and historical notes by Gertrude Carman Bussey. Hardcover, bound in original blue cloth. In very good condition. Binding and hinges are firm and square; text is crisp, clean, and unmarked. Previous owner's small ink name stamp to front endpaper and to edge of text-block. Light uniform tanning to paper throughout. A very nice, solid, copy overall. Book. Bookseller Inventory # 006564

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Book Description The Open Court Publishing Co., 1912. Book Condition: Fair. First American Edition. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP94058486

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