Philosophical Fictions and the French Renaissance

Author(s): 
Edied Neil Kenny
Publication date: 
1 April 1991
Number of pages: 
137
Dimensions: 
240 x 170
ISBN: 
978-0-85481-079-6
Institute: 
Paperback
£6.00
Description: 
Investigates the relationship between philosophy and fiction in the 16th century, especially in French vernacular writing. The texts under consideration treat one or more branches of learning, including metaphysics and alchemy but also contain an element of fiction.