La Rochefoucauld Introduction by: Leonard Tancock Translator: Leonard Tancock
28 Jan 1982
18 and up
The philosophy of La Rochefoucauld, which influenced French intellectuals as diverse as Voltaire and the Jansenists, is captured here in more than 600 penetrating and pithy aphorisms.
Table of Contents
Maxims – La Rochefoucauld Translated by Leonard Tancock
Introduction Portraits Self-Portrait of the Duc de la Rochefoucauld Portrait of the Duc de la Rochefoucauld by Cardinal de Retz Portrait of Cardinal de Retz by La Rochefoucauld Maxims Reflections or Aphorisms and Moral Maxims Posthumous Maxims Maxims withdrawn by the Author Notes