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About this book
By what channels did the French Enlightenment reach the eighteenth-century Irish reader, and what impact did it have? What were the images of Ireland current in the France of the philosophers like Voltaire? These are the questions which a team of scholars attempt to answer in this volume.
enlightenment France French Henri Rousseau Ireland Jean-Jacques Rousseau Jean-Jaques Rousseau knowledge Montesquieu philosophy Rousseau theatre trade transmission Voltaire