The Letters of David Hume: Volume 2 by J. Y. T. GreigThe Letters of David Hume: Volume 2 by J. Y. T. Greig

The Letters of David Hume: Volume 2

EditorJ. Y. T. Greig

Paperback | August 1, 2011

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J. Y. T. Greig's two-volume edition, first published in 1932, presents the correspondence of one of the great men of the 18th century. This second volume contains David Hume's letters from 1766 to 1776. Hume correspondents include such famous thinkers and public figures as Jean-JacquesRousseau, Adam Smith, James Boswell, and Benjamin Franklin. The edition offers a rich picture of the man and his age, and is a uniquely valuable resource to anyone with an interest in early modern thought.
John Young Thomson Greig was a British literary scholar and award-winning biographer. He was born in Manchuria where his father was a Presbyterian missionary. He served in the First World War as an officer in the Northumberland Fusiliers. After the war, he studied at the University of Glasgow, receiving his MA and a DLitt in 1924. Til...
Title:The Letters of David Hume: Volume 2Format:PaperbackDimensions:512 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 1.16 inPublished:August 1, 2011Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199693250

ISBN - 13:9780199693252


Table of Contents

Letters 297--544AppendicesIndex of PersonsIndex of Books and Subjects