|Author:||Le Clerc, Jean, 1657-1736.|
|Title:||Parrhasiana, or, Thoughts upon several subjects, as criticism, history, morality, and politics by Monsieur Le Clerk ... ; done into English by ****.|
|Publication info:||Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan, Digital Library Production Service
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Parrhasiana, or, Thoughts upon several subjects, as criticism, history, morality, and politics by Monsieur Le Clerk ... ; done into English by ****.
Le Clerc, Jean, 1657-1736.
London: Printed for A. and J. Churchil ..., 1700.
|Alternate titles:||Parrhasiana. English|
Reproduction of original in Cambridge University Library.
Aphorisms and apothegms -- Early works to 1800.
Literature -- History and criticism.
THE PREFACE OF THE AUTHOR.
PARRHASIANA: OR, THOUGHTS ON Several Subjects.
CHAP. I. Of Poets and Poetry.
CHAP. II. Of True and False Eloquence.
CHAP. III. Of History and the Defference between the Modern and Ancient Histori∣ans.
CHAP. IV. Of the Decay of Humane Learning, and the Causes of it.
CHAP. V. Of the Decay of some States.
CHAP. VI. A Vindication of Providence from the Objection of the Manichees.
CHAP. VII. Men easily believe what their Passions suggest to them.
CHAP. VIII. Of Praises and Censures.
CHAP. IX. That it is a very difficult thing to Judge without Passion.
CHAP. X. Of Mr. Le Clec's Works.