Research Catalog

Letters on the works and character of J.J. Rousseau : to which are added, a letter from the Countess Alexandre de Vassy to the Baroness de Stael, with the Baroness's answer, and an account of the last moments of Rousseau

Title
Letters on the works and character of J.J. Rousseau : to which are added, a letter from the Countess Alexandre de Vassy to the Baroness de Stael, with the Baroness's answer, and an account of the last moments of Rousseau / by Mademoiselle Necker, Baroness de Stael ; translated from the French.
Author
Staël, Madame de (Anne-Louise-Germaine), 1766-1817.
Publication
London : Printed for G.G.J. and J. Robinson, Paternoster-Row, 1789.

Items in the Library & Off-site


About 2 Items.
Still Loading More items...

StatusFormatAccessCall NumberItem Location
TextRestricted use *KGV (Rousseau) 01-539Schwarzman Building - Rare Book Collection Room 328
TextPermit needed Pforz (Staël, A. Lettres sur les ouvrages et le caractere de J.J. Rousseau. ENG)Schwarzman Building - Pforzheimer Collection Room 319

Details

Additional Authors
Description
iv, 139, [1] p.; 18 cm. (8vo)
Subjects
Note
  • Translation of: Lettres sur les ouvrages et le caractere de J.J. Rousseau.
  • Signatures: [A]² B-I⁸ K⁶.
  • Horizontal chain lines.
  • "Letter from the Countess Alexandre de Vassy to the Baroness de Stael, concerning the book intitled, Letters on the works and character of J.J. Rousseau": p. 135-137; "Answer from Madame de Stael to the above": p. 138-139.
Indexed In (note)
  • ESTC
Call Number
*KGV (Rousseau) 01-539
OCLC
  • 4672174
  • 4672174
Author
Staël, Madame de (Anne-Louise-Germaine), 1766-1817.
Title
Letters on the works and character of J.J. Rousseau : to which are added, a letter from the Countess Alexandre de Vassy to the Baroness de Stael, with the Baroness's answer, and an account of the last moments of Rousseau / by Mademoiselle Necker, Baroness de Stael ; translated from the French.
Imprint
London : Printed for G.G.J. and J. Robinson, Paternoster-Row, 1789.
Indexed In:
ESTC T80523
Local Note
Rare Books copy: Martin J. Gross Collection; Provenance: Dorothy Gell, Twickenham (contemporary inscription on t.p.). -- Bound in contemporary mottled calf, gilt; black morocco spine label. Binder's title: Stael's Rousseau.
Pforzheimer copy: Bound in contemporary calf with a dark green spine label; gilt spine titling and cover rules.
Connect to:
Added Author
Vassy, Sophie-Victoire-Alexandrine de Girardin, comtesse de.
G. G. J. and J. Robinson (Paternoster-Row, London, England) Publisher
Gell, Dorothy. Former owner
Martin J. Gross Collection.
Research Call Number
*KGV (Rousseau) 01-539
Pforz (Staël, A. Lettres sur les ouvrages et le caractere de J.J. Rousseau. ENG)
View in Legacy Catalog