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What’s new?

Coming Fall 2019, notable new authors and collections include:

Peirce Manuscripts - There has been much demand for the writings of C.S. Peirce, the American philosopher, logician, mathematician and scientist known as "the father of pragmatism". Available November.

Boyd Henry Bode - Leading spokesman for pragmatism in the philosophy of education.

Wilfrid Stalker Sellars - American philosopher and prominent developer of critical realism.

Lamennais Collection - Catholic priest, philosopher and political theorist Hugues-Félicité Robert de Lamennais was one of the most influential intellectuals of Restoration France.

Friedrich Schiller - the literary giant and formidable thinker.


And coming to the Past Masters Commons series, available to all subscribers at no additional cost:

Auguste Comte - The French philosopher and writer, often regarded as the first philosopher of science and as the founder of the academic discipline of sociology.

Pierre Bayle - a 4 volume English translation of Pierre Bayle's Dictionary

Previous updates

Chinese Classics I: Philosophy

Works of Dugald Stewart

The Minute Logic of C. S. Peirce

OUP James Legge editions of Chinese classics (English translation with original Chinese)

New 2018:

Giordano Bruno: Works (German and Italian Facing Pages)

Anton Chekhov: Complete Works

New 2017:

Forthcoming Fall/Winter 2017:

Collected Works of Bernard Mandeville (English, Latin, English translation)

The Presocratics (Greek)

Franciscan Institute

Past Masters Commons

de Montaigne, Michel: Complete Works

New 2016:

Ernst Cassirer: Gesammelte Werke. Hamburger Ausgabe

Friedrich Heinrich Jacobi: Werke

Boswell, James. Private Papers

Hogg, James. Stirling/South Carolina Research Edition of the Collected Works.