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- DescriptionA collection of philosohical fragments, notes and essays in which the author explores the contradictions of human nature in pscyhological, social, metaphysical and - above all - theological terms.
- Author BiographyBlaise Pascal (1623-62) left his mark on mathematics, physics, religious controversy and literature. A convert to Jansenism, he engaged in passionate debate with the Jesuits the results of which are the Lettres Provincales, on which, with Pensees, his fame now rests. He is regarded by many as the greatest of French prose stylists. A J Krailsheimer was Tutor in French at Christ Church, Oxford and translated widely from the French.
- Author(s)Blaise Pascal
- PublisherPenguin Books Ltd
- Date of Publication27/07/1995
- GenreReligion: Comparative, General & Reference
- Place of PublicationLondon
- Country of PublicationUnited Kingdom
- ImprintPenguin Classics
- Content Notebibliography
- Weight268 g
- Width133 mm
- Height200 mm
- Spine22 mm
- Translated byA. J. Krailsheimer
- Introduction byA. J. Krailsheimer
- Format DetailsB-format paperback
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