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Author Gerard, Alexander, 1728-1795.

Title An essay on taste [microform] / by Alexander Gerard, D.D. Professor of divinity in the Marischal college of Aberdeen. To which are annexed, three dissertations on the same subject, by Mr. de Voltaire, Mr. d'Alembert, and Mrde Montesquieu.

Imprint Edinburgh : Printed for A. Millar, London and A. Kincaid and J. Bell, Edinburgh, 1764.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Basement Library of English Literature Microfiche Cabinets  LEL 12248    ---  Available
Edition 2nd ed. with corrections and additions.
Description [2], viii, [2], 298 p.
Series Library of English literature ; LEL 12248
Note Page 263 misnumbered "l63."
Includes table of contents.
"An essay on taste. By Mr. de Voltaire," Reflections on the use and abuse of philosophy in matters that are properly relative to taste. By Mr. d'Alembert, F.R.S. member of the French academy, of the Royal academies of Prussia and Sweden, &c." and "An essay on taste. Considered with respect to the productions both of nature and art. A fragment found imperfect among the papers of the late president de Montesquieu" with half-title pages.
Reproduction Microfiche. Chicago, Ill. : Library Resources, inc., 1976. 1 microfiche : positive ; 8 x 13 cm. (Library of English literature, LEL 12248)
Note s 1976 ilu n
Subject Aesthetics -- Early works to 1800.
Added Author Voltaire, 1694-1778.
Alembert, Jean Le Rond d', 1717-1783.
Montesquieu, Charles de Secondat, baron de, 1689-1755.

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