The Resource Calvet's web : enlightenment and the republic of letters in eighteenth-century France, L.W.B. Brockliss

Calvet's web : enlightenment and the republic of letters in eighteenth-century France, L.W.B. Brockliss

Label
Calvet's web : enlightenment and the republic of letters in eighteenth-century France
Title
Calvet's web
Title remainder
enlightenment and the republic of letters in eighteenth-century France
Statement of responsibility
L.W.B. Brockliss
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is a study of the correspondence network of an Avignon physician in the period 1750-1810. Esprit Calvet was an antiquarian, natural historian, and bibliophile, and was at the centre of a circle of like-minded intellectuals from various backgrounds, chiefly based in the Rhone valley
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brockliss, L. W. B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
  • R507.C285
  • DC33.4
LC item number
  • B76 2002
  • .B77 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Calvet, Esprit
  • Calvet, Esprit
  • Calvet, Esprit
  • Calvet, Esprit
  • Physicians
  • Enlightenment
  • Book collectors
  • Naturalists
  • Antiquarians
  • Siècle des lumières
  • Antiquarians
  • Book collectors
  • Enlightenment
  • Intellectual life
  • Naturalists
  • Physicians
  • Verlichting (cultuurgeschiedenis)
  • Republiek der letteren
  • France
  • France
  • France
  • France
Label
Calvet's web : enlightenment and the republic of letters in eighteenth-century France, L.W.B. Brockliss
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Riches and Benevolence
  • 2.
  • Intellectual Milieu
  • 1.
  • Circle
  • 2.
  • Mini-Republic
  • 3.
  • Letter-Writing
  • 4.
  • Introduction. The Republic of Letters and Enlightenment
  • Portrait of a Republican
  • 5.
  • Women and the Republic
  • 6.
  • Maintaining the Web
  • 3.
  • Physician
  • 1.
  • Medicine in Avignon
  • 2.
  • 1.
  • Professor
  • 3.
  • Researcher and Reformer
  • 4.
  • Practitioner
  • 5.
  • Patron
  • 4.
  • Antiquarian
  • 1.
  • Esprit Calvet
  • Coins
  • 2.
  • Antiquities and Antiques
  • 3.
  • Inscriptions
  • 4.
  • Scholar
  • 5.
  • Natural Historian
  • 1.
  • 1.
  • Collection
  • 2.
  • Collecting
  • 3.
  • Naturalist
  • 4.
  • Cosmologist
  • 6.
  • Bibliophile
  • 1.
  • Life
  • Library
  • 2.
  • Building a Library
  • 3.
  • Sharing Books
  • 4.
  • Publishing Books
  • 7.
  • Revolutionary Climacteric
  • 1.
  • 2.
  • Web and the Ancien Regime
  • 2.
  • Web and the French Revolution
  • 3.
  • Counting the Cost
  • 4.
  • Nationalization of the Republic
  • 8.
  • Conclusion: Enlightenment and the Republic of Letters
  • Man
  • 3.
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiv, 471 pages, [12] pages of plates
Isbn
9780199247486
Lccn
2002512708
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)50101676
  • (OCoLC)ocm50101676
Label
Calvet's web : enlightenment and the republic of letters in eighteenth-century France, L.W.B. Brockliss
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Riches and Benevolence
  • 2.
  • Intellectual Milieu
  • 1.
  • Circle
  • 2.
  • Mini-Republic
  • 3.
  • Letter-Writing
  • 4.
  • Introduction. The Republic of Letters and Enlightenment
  • Portrait of a Republican
  • 5.
  • Women and the Republic
  • 6.
  • Maintaining the Web
  • 3.
  • Physician
  • 1.
  • Medicine in Avignon
  • 2.
  • 1.
  • Professor
  • 3.
  • Researcher and Reformer
  • 4.
  • Practitioner
  • 5.
  • Patron
  • 4.
  • Antiquarian
  • 1.
  • Esprit Calvet
  • Coins
  • 2.
  • Antiquities and Antiques
  • 3.
  • Inscriptions
  • 4.
  • Scholar
  • 5.
  • Natural Historian
  • 1.
  • 1.
  • Collection
  • 2.
  • Collecting
  • 3.
  • Naturalist
  • 4.
  • Cosmologist
  • 6.
  • Bibliophile
  • 1.
  • Life
  • Library
  • 2.
  • Building a Library
  • 3.
  • Sharing Books
  • 4.
  • Publishing Books
  • 7.
  • Revolutionary Climacteric
  • 1.
  • 2.
  • Web and the Ancien Regime
  • 2.
  • Web and the French Revolution
  • 3.
  • Counting the Cost
  • 4.
  • Nationalization of the Republic
  • 8.
  • Conclusion: Enlightenment and the Republic of Letters
  • Man
  • 3.
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiv, 471 pages, [12] pages of plates
Isbn
9780199247486
Lccn
2002512708
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)50101676
  • (OCoLC)ocm50101676

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