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Meditations on First Philosophy/ Meditationes de prima philosophia

Meditations on First Philosophy/ Meditationes de prima philosophia

A Bilingual Edition

René Descartes
Translated by George Heffernan

This bilingual edition of Descartes’ Meditations on First Philosophy is aimed both specifically at serious students and professors of philosophy, and generally at anyone motivated by a strong philosophical interest.

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ISBN: 978-0-268-01380-6
264 pages
Publication Year: 1990

George Heffernan is professor of philosophy at Merrimack College.

“This is the first bilingual Latin-English edition of the Meditations with its ‘Letter of Dedication’ to the Sorbonne theology faculty, ‘Preface to the Reader,’ and ‘Synopsis.’ Descartes’ Latin and the English version appear on the facing pages, and the English paragraphs are numbered for ease in reference. . .[The book] includes an interesting scholarly introduction on Descartes’ life and writings, a comprehensive Latin index, and a brief bibliography.” — Choice

“The editor’s introduction to this welcome volume provides a wealth of scholarship that is enough to stimulate the student’s interest in other works by Descartes.” — Teaching Philosophy

P00097

Discours de la Methode/Discourse on the Method

A Bilingual Edition with an Interpretative Essay

Rene Descartes
Edited,
Translated, and Introduced by George Heffernan

P03364

William Desmond and Contemporary Theology


Edited by Christopher Ben Simpson and Brendan Thomas Sammon

P03313

Linguistics and Philosophy

An Essay on the Philosophical Constants of Language

Étienne Gilson
Translated by John Lyon

P00201

Introductory Modal Logic

Kenneth J. Konyndyk, Jr.

Meditations on First Philosophy/ Meditationes de prima philosophia

A Bilingual Edition

René Descartes
Translated by George Heffernan

 Meditations on First Philosophy/ Meditationes de prima philosophia: A Bilingual Edition
Cloth Edition
Paper Edition

This bilingual edition of Descartes’ Meditations on First Philosophy is aimed both specifically at serious students and professors of philosophy, and generally at anyone motivated by a strong philosophical interest.

.

ISBN: 978-0-268-01380-6

264 pages

“This is the first bilingual Latin-English edition of the Meditations with its ‘Letter of Dedication’ to the Sorbonne theology faculty, ‘Preface to the Reader,’ and ‘Synopsis.’ Descartes’ Latin and the English version appear on the facing pages, and the English paragraphs are numbered for ease in reference. . .[The book] includes an interesting scholarly introduction on Descartes’ life and writings, a comprehensive Latin index, and a brief bibliography.” — Choice

“The editor’s introduction to this welcome volume provides a wealth of scholarship that is enough to stimulate the student’s interest in other works by Descartes.” — Teaching Philosophy