The "Characters" of Jean de La Bruyère by Jean de La Bruyère

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Author La Bruyère, Jean de, 1645-1696
Translator Van Laun, Henri, 1820-1896
Uniform Title Les caractères. English
Title The "Characters" of Jean de La Bruyère
Contents Introduction -- Biographical memoir -- Preface -- Of works of the mind -- Of personal merit -- Of women -- Of the affections -- Of society and of conversation -- Of the gifts of fortune -- Of the town -- Of the court -- Of the great -- Of the sovereign and the state -- Of mankind -- Of opinions -- Of fashion -- Of certain customs -- Of the pulpit -- Of freethinkers.
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Language English
LoC Class PQ: Language and Literatures: Romance literatures: French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese
Subject Characters and characteristics
Subject Character sketches -- Early works to 1800
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EBook-No. 46633
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Copyright Status Public domain in the USA.
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