De la maniere d'enseigner et d'etudier les Belles Lettres, par raport a l'esprit & au coeur
Rollin, a University of Paris rector, was a renowned educator whose works were influential into the next century. This book espouses his views on a well rounded education encompassing both arts and sciences to instruct the heart and spirit. He includes the sciences, mathematics, French, Greek, & Latin languages, poetry, history, philosophy as necessary subjects. His all encompassing subject matter and championing of text books in the vernacular were revolutionary at the time.
Publisher: Chez la Veuve Estienne
Date Published: 1740
Place Published: Paris
Dust Jacket: No
Jacket Condition: n/a
Details: vol. 1: 684pg + 8pg index, vol.2: 676pg +31pg table of contents. 27cm. Woodcut on first page. Full leather with gilt embellishments on spines, and marbled edges & end-papers. Red leather titles and volume numbers on spines. Corners bumped, bottom edges worn, ends of spines chipped. Edges of spines chipped.