The Eighteenth Century Background. Studeas on the Idea of Nature in the Thought of the Period.

By: Willey, Basil

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Shallow bump to rear upper corner. Chapters: The Turn of the Century, The Wisdom of God in the Creation, Cosmic Toryism, Natural Morality-Shaftesbury, Natural Morality-Joseph Butler, 'Nature" in Satire, David Hume, Defender of Nature Against Reason, David Hartley and Nature's Education, Holbach's Systeme de la Nature, Joseph Priestley and the Socinian Moonlight, 'Nature" in Revolution and Reaction, 'Nature' in Wordsworth. No ISBN. #2549.

Title: The Eighteenth Century Background. Studeas on the Idea of Nature in the Thought of the Period.

Author Name: Willey, Basil

Categories: Non-Fiction, Text and Reference Books, COMPLETE CATALOG,

Edition: Eleventh Printing

Publisher: New York, Columbia University Press: 1977

Binding: Cloth Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Size: 8vo - 7¾" - 9¾" Tall

Seller ID: 2549

Keywords: The Eighteenth Century Background, Basil Willey, Cambridge, Natural Philosophy, Philosophy, 18th century, Nature, Religion, Ethics, Science, Literary Theory, Law, Soame Jenyns, Thomas Burnet, John Ray, Satire, Jonathan Swift, Wordsworth, Metaphysics, David Hume, David Hartley, Holbach, Joseph Priestley, William Godwin, Edmund Burke, Social Psycholgy, Social Studies, Creationism, Moral Trends,