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The age of enlightenment, 1745-1790

by Egon Wellesz

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Published by Oxford University Press in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Music -- 18th century -- History and criticism,
  • Enlightenment

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [637]-691.

    Statementedited by Egon Wellesz and Frederick Sternfeld.
    SeriesNew Oxford history of music,, v. 7
    ContributionsSternfeld, Frederick William, 1914- joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML160 .N44 vol. 7, ML195 .N44 vol. 7
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 724 p.
    Number of Pages724
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5092718M
    ISBN 100193163071
    LC Control Number74164312

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      Review: The New Oxford History of VII: The Age of Enlightenment, by Egon Wellesz, Frederick SternfeldCited by: 1. In terms of the history of ideas, Voltaire’s single most important achievement was to have helped in the s to introduce the thought of Newton and Locke to France (and so to the rest of the Continent). This achievement is, as Jonathan Israel has recently shown, hardly as radical as has sometimes been thought: the English thinkers in question served essentially as a deistic.


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