An entire body of philosophy, according to the principles of the famous Renate Des Cartes, in three books: I. The institution, in X. parts; ... II. The history of nature, which illustrates The institution, and consists of great variety of experiments relating thereto, and explained by the same principles, ... III. A dissertation of the want of sense and knowledge in brute animals, in II. parts, ...

written originally in Latin by the learned Anthony Le Grand ; now carefully translated from the last corrections, alterations, and large additions of the author, never yet published. The whole work illustrated with almost an hundred sculptures ... all designed, drawn and engraven historically by good artists. ... By Richard Blome

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Main Author: Le Grand, Antoine, -1699.
Other Authors: Blome, Richard, 1635-1705.
Associated Names: Horne, Thomas (Bookseller), Roycroft, Samuel (Printer), Southby (Bookseller)
Uniform Title:Antonii Le Grand Institutio philosophiæ secundum principia domini Renati Descartes. English
Format: Book
Published: [London] : Printed by Samuel Roycroft, and sold by the undertaker Richard Blome, dwelling in New Weld-street, at the Green Pales, near Clare-Market: and at these booksellers following; Mr. Horn and Mr. Southby by the Royal Exchange; Mr. Chiswell, Mr. Clavell and Mr. Brome, in S. Pauls Church-yard; Mr. Tonson, in Fleetstreet; Mr. Saunders, in the New Exchange; Mr. Gilliflower, in Westminster-Hall; and Mr. Richards, at the Bible, the corner of Essex-Street, against S. Clements Church, M DC XC IV [1694]
Physical Description:[30], 403, [1], 263, [1] p., [88] leaves of plates : ill. ; 38 cm (fol.)
Place of Publication:
England -- London.
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General note:Marginal notes.
The plates are variously signed by Kip, Gucht, Lens, and Freman.
The register is continuous.
Translation, by Richard Brome, of: 'Antonii Le Grand Institutio philosophiæ secundum principia domini Renati Descartes'.
Citation / References note:ESTC, R20857
Wing (2nd ed.), L950
Immediate source of acquisition note:
Donation; Pilman, I 00.00.1883.
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Copy note: lacks the first [30] p.
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