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Lot nr:705
Book nr:35721
Author:CHAUVIN, Étienne
Title:Lexicon Philosophicum
Town:Leeuwarden
Publisher:Franciscus Halma
Year:1713
Description:In-folio (39 x 25,5 cm), [12]-719 pp, engraved allegorical title page (Schoonebeek). Engraved title-vignette, engraved author's portrait, 30 folding plates of instruments and geometrical diagrams at the end of the volume. Small hole in p. 415. Full mottled calf binding, with the gilt arms of the city of Nijmegen (Novio Magum), gilt spine, title piece rubbed (illegible)
Note:First published in 1692 with this alternative title: Lexicon rationale sive Thesaurus philosophicus.
"Travail immense, ouvrage principal du Huguenot Étienne Chauvin (1640-1725), représentant du cartésianisme. Par exemple l'expression « animal-machine » est inspirée des textes de Descartes, où le philosophe compare les animaux aux machines, dénués de conscience ou de pensée
Price:€260 - €400
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