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New letters of David Hume

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New letters of David Hume

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Scotland
    • Subjects:
    • Hume, David, 1711-1776 -- Correspondence,
    • Philosophers -- Scotland -- Correspondence

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Raymond Klibansky and Ernest C. Mossner.
      GenreCorrespondence.
      ContributionsKlibansky, Raymond, 1905- ed., Mossner, Ernest Campbell, 1907- ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsB1497 .A4 1954
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxiv, 253 p.
      Number of Pages253
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL208205M
      LC Control Numbera 55001970

      David Hume (–) was a Scottish philosopher who attended the University of Edinburgh at the age of twelve. He spent his life reading, contemplating, and writing on a .


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List of letters --Introduction --Principles of the edition --Life and works of Hume --List of abbreviations --LETTERS Appendixes: A. Letters from Richard Davenport to Hume, Numbers --B. Memoirs presented by Hume to the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs --C. Additional Hume letters. This volume, first published inis one of three presenting the correspondence of David Hume, one of the great men of the eighteenth century.

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Beginning with A Treatise of Human Nature (–40), Hume strove to create a naturalistic Alma mater: University of Edinburgh. The next book is usually known by philosophers as The First Enquiry, but its full title is An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding. This was written about a decade after the Treatise, and it was designed to make the doctrines of the Treatise — or at least the ones that by that time Hume found himself wedded to — more accessible.

These are the doctrines of the first book of the. The Letters of David Hume [Oxford: Clarendon Press, ], ). Concerned lest Smith delay the publication of this and other manuscripts, Hume added a codicil to his will, dated August 7, leaving all of his manuscripts to Strahan and giving specific directions as to their publication.

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David Fate Norton and File Size: KB. This is the first new scholarly edition this century of one of the greatest works in the history of philosophy, David Hume's Enquiry concerning Human is the third volume of the Clarendon Hume Edition, which will be /5(7).

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Hume's correspondents in this volume include such famous thinkers and public figures as Adam Smith, James Boswell, and Benjamin Franklin. It was not that Hume lost interest: Observations about the arts and about critical judgment occur in all his principal works as well as in his essays and in his letters, but his one and only formal statement is the essay “Of the Standard of Taste,” which was published inwhen Hume was forty-six years old.

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Some of these have been published by Professor Klibansky and Ernest C. Mosser in New Letters of David Hume. (Oxford: Clarendon Press, ). Interestingly, the Montreal book collector Gerald E. Hart () had in his library an unrecorded. James A. Harris's biography of David Hume is the first such study to appear since Ernest Mossner's The Life of David Hume ().

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David Hume (–) was the most important philosopher ever to write in English, as well as a master stylist. This volume contains his major philosophical works. A Treatise of Human Nature (–), published while Hume was still in his twenties, consists of three books on the understanding, the passions, and morals.

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