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Enlightenment. GUYON. L'Oracle des nouveaux Philosophes.

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Enlightenment. GUYON. L'Oracle des nouveaux Philosophes.
 GUYON, Claude-Marie, Abbé. L'Oracle des nouveaux Philosophes; Pour servir de suite et d'Éclaircissement aux Oeuvres de M. de Voltaire.
Bound with: GUYON, Claude-Marie, Abbé. Suite de l'Oracle des nouveaux Philosophes; Pour servir de suite et d'Éclaircissement aux Oeuvres de M. de Voltaire.
A Berne, 1760 


2 volumes in 16mo, 165x100 mm, contemporary full calf binding, gilt titles and ornaments on back, red edges; pp. XVI, 3748, 2 blank; pp. [4], VIII, 504. On the first end-paper an ancient ex-libris, stamp of extinct library. Signs of wear, good specimen.

Condition Report

First edition of Volume II, second edition of Volume I. A detailed critique of Voltaire's philosophical and religious ideas: the historical works of Abbé Gueion had in turn been crushed by Voltaire.
tue 1 December 2020
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