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Diderot's 'Essai sur Sénèque'


Preface

I. Background to Diderot's Essai sur Sénèque

A. Classical studies in the eighteenth century

B. The Tradition of Senecan studies

C. The Expectation and reception of Diderot's Essai

II. The Essai sur Sénèque as a defence of Seneca

A. Diderot's adaptation of primary texts

B. Diderot's reconstruction of history

C. Refutation of the critics of Seneca

III. The Essai sur Sénèque as a defence of Diderot

Miscellany/Mélanges


Keith Cameron, Aspects of Voltaire's style in Mahomet

Emile Lizé, Une affaire de pommes à Ferney: Simon Bigex contre Antoine Adam

Spire Pitou, The Opéra-ballet and Scanderberg at Fontainebleau in 1763

Arnold Miller, Vera Zasulich's Jean-Jacques Rousseau: a Russian revolutionary's view of Rousseau's political thought

Anne Lacombe, Du théâtre au roman: Sade

Giovanni Gullace, Brunetière on the eighteenth century

Miscellany/Mélanges


R. E. A. Waller, Voltaire and the regent

Donna Isaacs Dalnekoff, The Meaning of Eldorado: utopia and satire in Candide

Durand Echeverria, Some unknown eighteenth-century editions of Voltaire's political pamphlets of 1771

Micheline Fort Harris, Le Séjour de Montesquieu en Italie (août 1728 - juillet 1729): chronologie et commentaires, accompagné d'une carte de l'itinéraire de Montesquieu

J. M. Rogister, Missing pages from the marquis d'Argenson's journal

Miscellany/Mélanges


Samuel Taylor, The Definitive text of Voltaire's works: the Leningrad encadrée (with four plates)

H. Nicholas Bakalar, An Unpublished Voltaire letter

Jean Claude Guédon, Le Retour d'Angleterre de Voltaire et son séjour chez Jacques Tranquillain Féret de Dieppe

David Williams, Observations on an English translation of Voltaire's commentary on Corneille

Ahmad Gunny, Voltaire and the novel: Sterne

A. Owen Aldridge, The American revolution and a spurious letter from Voltaire

Miscellany/Mélanges


M. L. Perkins, Theme and form in Voltaire's alphaetical works

Jeanne R. Monty, Voltaire's rhetoric: the use of written evidence in the alphabetical works

Theodore Besterman, Voltaire bibliography: the impossible dream

Young Hai Park, La Carrière scénique de L'Orphelin de la Chine

Daniel S. Hawley, L'Inde de Voltaire

Barbara Widenor Maggs, Answers from eighteenth-century China to certain questions on Voltaire's sinology

Arnold Ages, Voltaire and Horace: the testimony of the correspondence

Miscellany/Mélanges


Theodore Besterman, Additions and corrections to the definitive edition of Voltaire's correspondence. III: vols. i-xxviii (Voltaire 85-112)

Spire Pitou, Sauvé de La Noue: actor, author, producer

Anne Lacombe, La Lettre sur l'insertion de la petite vérole et Les Lettres philosophiques

Michael H. Gertner, Five comic devices in Zadig

Paul Ilie, Voltaire and Spain: the meaning of Don Pèdre

Robert Wokler, Rameau, Rousseau, and the Essai sur l'origine des langues

Miscellany/Mélanges


Andrew Hunwick, Le Patriotisme de Voltaire

Jeroom Vercruysse, Bibliographie provisoire des traductions néerlandaises et flamandes de Voltaire

Ellen McNiven Hine, The Woman question in early eighteenth-century French literature: the influence of François Poulain de La Barre

M. P. Masterson, Montesquieu's stadholder

Judith McFadden, Les Bijoux indiscrets: a deterministic interpretation

Richard Prescott Whitmore, Two essays on Le Père de famille

Miscellany/Mélanges


Edith Philips and Jean A. Perkins, Some Voltaire marginalia

Helen Hancock, Voltaire et l'affaire des mainmortables: un ultime combat

Jack Yashinsky, Les Comédies de Voltaire: popularité et influence

Michael Danahy, The Nature of narrative norms in Candide

Robert J. Buyck, Chateaubriand juge de Voltaire

Stephen Werner, Diderot, Sade and the gothic novel

Roger L. Emerson, The Social composition of enlightened Scotland: the Select society of Edinburgh, 1754-1764

La Neuvaine de Cythère


Préface

Introduction

I. Composition de La Neuvaine de Cythère

II. La lignée critique

III. Le poème et ses sources

IV. Le milieu littéraire

V. Jung et Marmontel

VI. Poésie et géométrie

VII. Marmontel et la mystique des nombres

VIII. L'accumulation et la percée

Conclusion

Liste des ouvrages consultés

Molière and the Age of Enlightenment


Introduction

Chapter I. Molière and the eighteenth-century public at large

Chapter II. General trends in Molière criticism in the first half of the eighteenth century

Chapter III. Voltaire

Chapter IV. Diderot and the encyclopedists

Chapter V. Rousseau and the stage controversy

Chapter VI. Last decades of the ancien régime, and Beaumarchais

Conclusion

List of works consulted

Pages

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