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Inventory of Diderot's 'Encyclopédie'

SVEC
Vol. No.
Vol. No.: 

80 /:83 / 85 / 91-93

Author: 
Richard N. Schwab; Walter E. Rex; John Lough
Publication Date
Publication Date: 
1971
ISBN
ISBN: 
978-0-7294-0179-1
Pages
Pages: 
1858
Price Sterling (£): 
100

About the Book

About the Book: 


Acknowledgements

Introduction

1. The contents of the inventory

2. Designation of categories

3. Textual problems

4. Problems of attribution

5. The problem of Diderot's articles

6. Other matters of attribution

7. The editorial material in the first eight volumes

8. Ornaments in the text

9. Editions bearing the Paris-Neufchastel imprint

10. Variants in titles and signs of attribution in the first three editions of volumes I-III

11. The Riverside counterfeit volumes I-VII and their relationship with the original editions and the Geneva folio edition

12. Table of variants in the original edition, the Geneva edition, and the Riverside volumes

Appendix A. Collation of the Discours préliminaire, the *Explication détaillée du systême des connoissances humaines, and the *Systême figuré des connoissances humaines of Diderot's 1750 prospectus

Appendix B. The censored texts and the cancels

Appendix C. The article CONSTITUTION UNIGENITUS

Appendix D. The censored text of the article GOMARISTES

Appendix E. Variants in later editions of the Discours préliminaire, the Avertissement of volume III, and the Eloges of Montesquieu, Mallet, and Dumarsais

Appendix F. Variants in Encyclopédie articles republished elsewhere

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