Maxims
by La Rochefoucauld and Leonard Tancock and Leonard Tancock


Overview - The philosophy of La Rochefoucauld, which influenced French intellectuals as diverse as Voltaire and the Jansenists, is captured here in more than 600 penetrating and pithy aphorisms.

For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world.  Read more...


 
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Overview
The philosophy of La Rochefoucauld, which influenced French intellectuals as diverse as Voltaire and the Jansenists, is captured here in more than 600 penetrating and pithy aphorisms.

For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.


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  • ISBN-13: 9780140440959
  • ISBN-10: 014044095X
  • Publisher: Penguin Books
  • Publish Date: January 1982
  • Page Count: 128
  • Reading Level: Ages 18-UP
  • Dimensions: 7.76 x 5.05 x 0.32 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.24 pounds

Series: Penguin Classics

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Books > Literary Collections > Essays
Books > Literary Criticism > European - French

 
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