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Mesmerism and the End of the Enlightenment in France

by Robert. Darnton

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October 1986
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9780674569515
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Early in 1788, Franz Anton Mesmer, a Viennese physician, arrived in Paris and began to promulgate a somewhat exotic theory of healing that almost immediately seized the imagination of the general populace. Robert Darnton, in his lively study of mesmerism and its relation to eighteenth-century radical political thought and popular scientific notions, provides a useful contribution to the study of… Read more
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Paris: The Collected Traveler

by Barrie Kerper

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Published
2011-07-12
ISBN
9780307474896
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An inspired collection. Large format paperback. A Vintage Departures original
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