- Author:Jean De La Bruyre,B. Damman,Henri Van Laun
- Publisher:Kessinger Publishing, LLC (January 17, 2007)
- Pages:520 pages
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Newly rendered into english by henri van laun.
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Jean de La Bruyère, Henri Van Laun (Translator). He died in 1696 of apoplexy at the age of 51 while working on a new book, Dialogues on Quietism. To my modern sensibilities, the Characters - with La Bruyere was another of the of the authors mentioned and quoted (in French) in Cyril Connolly’s The Unquiet Grave. This was the only selection of his works I could find in English translation and it’s over a hundred years old.
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Title: The 'Characters' of Jean de La Bruyre. Author: Jean de La Bruyre. It is a common practice for translators to state to the public that the author they are going to introduce, and whom they sometimes traduce, is one of the greatest men of the age, and that already for a long time a general desire has been felt to make the acquaintance of such a master-mind. A. Chassang have laid me under great obligations.
La Bruy�re and Vauvenargues; Selections from the Characters, Reflexions and Maxims.
Oeuvres de la Bruy�re, Vol. 2 (Classic Reprint). Notice Par Ren� Pichon: 2. René Pichon, Jean de La Bruyère. La Bruy�re and Vauvenargues; Selections from the Characters, Reflexions and Maxims. The Morals and Manners of the Seventeenth Century. Les Caracteres Avec: Caracteres de Theophraste.
Jean de la Bruyère (UK: /ˌlæ bruːˈjɛər/, UK: /ˌlɑː bruːˈjɛər, ˌlɑː briːˈɛər/, French: ; 16 August 1645 – 11 May 1696) was a French philosopher and moralist, who was noted for his satire. Jean de la Bruyère was born in Paris, in today's Essonne département, in 1645). His family was middle class, and his reference to a certain "Geoffroy de La Bruyère", a crusader, is only a satirical illustration of a method of self-ennoblement then common in France, as in some other countries.