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Politics and the arts

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Politics and the arts

letter to M. D"Alembert on the theatre.

by Jean-Jacques Rousseau

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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Theater -- Moral and ethical aspects

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTrans. with notes and introd. by Allan Bloom.
    SeriesCornell paperback, CP-71. An Agora paperback edition
    ContributionsAlembert, Jean Le Rond d", 1717-1783.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxiv, 153 p.
    Number of Pages153
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17806710M
    OCLC/WorldCa4105141

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