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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (3): 292–309.
Published: 01 September 1951
... are the inevitable conse- quences of natural law and that they are the inevitable consequences of passion, had already been published. This treatise was Benjamin Franklin’s A Dissertation on Liberty and Necessity, Pleasure and Pain, which appeared in London in 1725 as a reply to William Wollaston’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (3): 368–369.
Published: 01 September 1951
... of the Deism of Wollaston, Collins, and Toland (in Pour et Contre) was for “prudential reasons,” but this would fail to impress the Prkvost scholar (see V. Schnoeder, L’abbe‘ Prkvost, sa vie et sa romans [Paris, 18981 ) . Unallowable is the depreciatory tone which discusses the life...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (3): 366–368.
Published: 01 September 1951
..., but his suggestion of deistic and Jansenist inspiration for la grande passion in which Prdvost excels can hardly be allowed.. The author explains that Prkvost’s disavowal of the Deism of Wollaston, Collins, and Toland (in Pour et Contre) was for “prudential reasons,” but this would fail...