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The letters of David Hume

David Hume

The letters of David Hume

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published 1932.

Statementedited by J.Y.T. Greig.
ContributionsGreig, J. Y. T. 1891-
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v (xxxii,532,498p.) :
Number of Pages532
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14961463M
ISBN 10019812418X
OCLC/WorldCa650161259


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David Hume $ LETTERS OF DAVID HUME 2VLS. David Hume, philosopher, historian, and man of letters, was a native of Scotland. Although engaged for short periods of time in a number of different pursuits, he was primarily a scholar, and his interest in the problems of philosophy became the dominant passion of his entire adult life.

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David Hume appears to have owed little to schools or universities. There is some evidence that he entered the Greek class in the University of Edinburgh in —when he was a boy of twelve years of age—but it is not known how long his studies were continued, and he did not graduate.

Full text of "letters of David Hume to William Strahan;" See other formats. In addition to the letters contained in [HL], other Hume letters can be found in: New Letters of David Hume, edited by Raymond Klibansky and Ernest C. Mossner, Oxford: Clarendon Press, Works on Hume.

Ainslie, D.C.,Hume’s True Scepticism, Oxford: Oxford University Press. Treatise II David Hume i: Pride and humility Part i: Pride and humility 1: Division of the subject Having divided all the perceptions of the mind into •impressions and •ideas, we can now divide impressions into (1) original and (2) secondary.

The distinction between. Mar 24,  · HUME, DAVID (–), philosopher and historian, born at Edinburgh 26 April (O.S.)was the second son of Joseph Hume of Ninewells in the parish of Chirnside, Berwickshire, by Catherine, third daughter of Sir David Falconer [q.

v.], president of the court of session. Jan 31,  · David Hume, Scottish philosopher, historian, economist, and essayist known especially for his philosophical empiricism and skepticism.

Despite the enduring impact of his theory of knowledge, Hume seems to have considered himself chiefly as a moralist.

Learn more about his life and ideas in. Jul 14,  · Letters of David Hume [electronic resource]: and extracts from letters referring to him by Hume, David, ; Murray, Thomas, Publication date Topics Hume, David,Philosophers -- Scotland Publisher Edinburgh: A.

and C. Black Collection cdl; americanaPages: The Life of David Hume [Edinburgh: Thomas Nelson and Sons, ], p. ) The attacks on Hume’s Life and Smith’s Letter are discussed by Mossner, The Life of David Hume, pp., and by T. Grose in the “History of the Editions” that begins the Green and Grose edition of Hume’s.

The book has an active table of contents for easy access to each chapter of the following titles: 1. Letters of David Hume to William Strahan – David Hume. My Own Life – David Hume. David Hume was a Scottish historian, philosopher, and economist in the row with the greatest thinkers Adam Smith, John Stuart Mill, John Keynes, John Locke, and Alfred Marshall.

Their thoughts had strong. NHL New Letters of David Hume, ed. Klibansky and E. Mossner (Oxford: Clarendon Press, ) least in Book I—unresolved sceptical paradoxes.

Hume quickly regretted this, as his letters testify, and even before the final Book III of the Treatise was delivered from the press. Mar 30,  · Read "Letters of David Hume to William Strahan, Benjamin Franklin's Lifelong Friend (Illustrated and Bundled with Autobiography by David Hume)" by David Hume available from Rakuten Kobo.

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The principal manuscript in the David Hume Collection is the bound volume containing letters from David Hume to the Comtesse de Boufflers. There are also letters from Jean-Jacques Rousseau and others for a total of 59 letters.

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Hart () had in his library an unrecorded and apparently untraced David Hume letter. David Hume () was a Scottish thinker who made substantial contributions to the fields of epistemology, metaphysics, religion, mind, aesthetics, morals, politics, history and economics. He is traditionally classified as one of the three most important British empiricists along with John Locke () and George Berkeley ().

The Project Gutenberg EBook of Life and Correspondence of David Hume, Volume I (of 2), by John Hill Burton This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no. David Hume (7 May [26 April O.S.] – 25 August ) was a Scottish philosopher and historian, regarded as one of the most important figures in the history of Western philosophy and the Scottish Enlightenment.

Hume is often grouped with John Locke, George Berkeley, and a handful of others as a British Empiricist.