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Buffon: Oeuvres Complètes, Volume 1: Histoire naturelle, generale particulière, avec la description du cabinet du Roy

Series: Buffon: Oeuvres Complètes Volume: 1

By: GLL de Buffon, Stéphane Schmitt and Cédric Crémière

1367 pages, b/w illustrations

Honore Champion

Paperback | Oct 2007 | #172754 | ISBN-13: 9782745316011
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NHBS Price: £300.00 $392/€340 approx

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Language: French

The first volume in a series of 36.

"...a marvellous monument to Buffon's vision, and to Schmitt's scholarship. Schmitt's Introduction is informative, insightful and comes complete with up-to-date references to the secondary literature. His extensive notes to Buffon's text provide a detailed commentary, helping the reader notice subtleties of language, references to other thinkers and other uses of similar phrases or ideas elsewhere in the later volumes" - Matthew Cobb, TLS December 21/28, 2007.


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