Franklin

The life of David Hume / Ernest Campbell Mossner

Author/Creator:
Mossner, Ernest Campbell, 1907-1986 author
Publication:
Austin : University of Texas Press, 1954
Distribution:
[Getzville, New York] : William S. Hein and Company, [2020]
Series:
Spinelli's law library reference shelf
Scottish legal history
Religion and the law
HeinOnline Spinelli's law library reference shelf
HeinOnline Scottish legal history
HeinOnline religion and the law
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (xx, 683 pages) : illustrations, portraits, coats of arms, facsimiles, genealogical table
Subjects:
Hume, David, 1711-1776.
Philosophers -- Scotland -- Biography.
Form/Genre:
Biographies.
Electronic books.
Contents:
Man of letters
The Humes of Ninewells
Boyhood at Ninewells
Student days at Edinburgh
Law versus literature
Disease of the learned
Recovery through catharsis
Tranquility in France
Fever of publication
A treatise of human nature
Essays moral and political
Academic illusion
The unfortunate tutor
Spectator to a rebellion
A military campaign
A military embassy
Achievement of ambition
Leisure and laughter
Citizen of Edinburgh
Political discourses
Pax ecclesiastica
The opposition gathers
The history of England
Four dissertations
Drum ecclesiastic
The bard and the church
Scotland's Augustans
The indifference of England
The call of France
The adulation of France
The Comtesse de Boufflers
The philosophies
Embassy secretary
Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Under-secretary of state
Autumnal serenity
Disturbers of the peace
Death comes for the philosopher
The dignity of human nature
Notes:
"The Humes of Ninewells; the chief authorities for the genealogical table": page 616
Includes bibliographical references (pages 625-640) and index
Description based on PDF title page, viewed July 11, 2020
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