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1st Edition

The Child of Nature

ISBN 9780367136253
Published November 22, 2020 by Routledge
312 Pages

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Book Description

This book, first published in 1931, provides a valuable account of Rousseau’s early years, giving an insight into his later philosophies, as well as showing the development of his thought.

Table of Contents

1. Jean-Jacques’s First Confession  2. Days of Unrest  3. ‘Mamma’  4. Vagabondage  5. A Family of Three  6. Madame de Larnage  7. Les Charmettes  8. Paris Society  9. Therese Levasseur  10. The Peasant of the Danube  11. The Hermitage  12. The Keep of Glory  13. The Refugee of Motiers-Travers  14. England  15. Apology for the ‘Confessions’  16. The Copyist of Music  17. Ermenonville  18. Le Blanc des Meres

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