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Science and the human comedy

natural philosophy in French literature from Rabelais to Maupertuis

by Harcourt Brown

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Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto, Buffalo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • French literature -- History and criticism.,
  • Literature and science.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementHarcourt Brown.
    SeriesUniversity of Toronto romance series ; 30
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ142 .B7
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 221 p. :
    Number of Pages221
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5073883M
    ISBN 100802053246
    LC Control Number74084353


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