Pierre Gassendi Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Literary Criticism (1400-1800))

Brett, G. S. Gassendi. London: Macmillan and Co., 1908, 307 p.

Focuses mainly on Gassendi's Physics; discusses later views of Gassendi with an emphasis on Leibnitz.

Egan, Howard T. Gassendi's View of Knowledge: A Study of the Epistemological Basis of His Logic. Lanham, MD: University Press of America, 1984, 179 p.

Examines both Gassendi's Syntagmaand his earlier works to develop an account of his logic based on provisional knowledge.

Hervey, Helen. “Hobbes and Descartes in the Light of Some Unpublished Letters of the Correspondence between Sir Charles Cavendish and Dr. John Pell.” Osiris 10...

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