Later French texts

Jean-Antoine-Nicolas de Caritat Condorcet. Outlines of an historical view of the progress of the human mind. A posthumous work of the late M. de Condorcet, translated from the French. Digitized by Google Books. Published in Baltimore, 1802. Written in 1795.

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Les philosophes were not without their many critics and enemies. One such critic was Charles Palissot de Montenoy (1730 – 1814), who wrote the comedy Les philosophes, presented in Paris in 1760 and which was a tremendous theatrical success. He had, five years earlier, publicly ridiculed Jean Jacques Rousseau in the play Le cercle, ou les Originaux. Both plays digitized by Gallica. A separate preface to Les philosophes was in circulation also and has been digitized by Google Books.

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