WorldCat Identities

Crocker, Lester G.

Overview
Works: 88 works in 405 publications in 6 languages and 11,511 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Dictionaries  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Satire  Action and adventure fiction  Picaresque fiction  Parodies, imitations, etc  Essays  Audio adaptations 
Roles: Author, Editor, Performer, Honoree, Other, Author of introduction, Adapter, Translator
Classifications: PQ2082.C3, 843.5
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Most widely held works about Lester G Crocker
 
Most widely held works by Lester G Crocker
Jean-Jacques Rousseau by Lester G Crocker( Book )

4 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author carefully examines the development of the controversial French philosopher's personality and work up to his break away from the other advocates of reason during the great age of European Enlightenment
An age of crisis; man and world in eighteenth century French thought by Lester G Crocker( Book )

39 editions published between 1959 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 1,157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nature and culture; ethical thought in the French enlightenment by Lester G Crocker( Book )

15 editions published between 1963 and 1993 in English and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The age of enlightenment. by Lester G Crocker( Book )

19 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rousseau's Social contract : an interpretive essay by Lester G Crocker( Book )

17 editions published between 1968 and 1971 in English and Italian and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diderot, the embattled philosopher by Lester G Crocker( Book )

18 editions published between 1954 and 1966 in English and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diderot's selected writings by Denis Diderot( Book )

4 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-six selections covering the whole range of human concern, from metaphysics to sex
Diderot's chaotic order; approach to synthesis by Lester G Crocker( Book )

17 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Skills and techniques for reading French by Louise Cleret Seibert( Book )

12 editions published between 1958 and 1973 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emphasizes reading for understanding, rather than reading for translation
Larousse's French-English, English-French dictionary : two volumes in one by Marguerite-Marie Dubois( Book )

11 editions published between 1954 and 1976 in English and French and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains 35,000 vocabulary entries alphabetically arranged and keys to proper pronunciation in both English and French
The embattled philosopher; a biography of Denis Diderot by Lester G Crocker( Book )

18 editions published between 1954 and 1955 in English and Undetermined and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The social contract ; and, Discourse on the origin of inequality by Jean-Jacques Rousseau( Book )

18 editions published between 1967 and 1977 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work presents two of Jean-Jacques Rousseau's most popular and influencial works The Social Contract and Discourse on the Origin and Basis of Inequality Among Men. These works discuss a human state of nature and political community
Enlightenment studies in honour of Lester G. Cocker( Book )

10 editions published in 1979 in 3 languages and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two Diderot studies: ethics and esthetics by Lester G Crocker( Book )

13 editions published between 1952 and 1980 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthologie de la littérature française du XVIIIe sìecle by Lester G Crocker( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in French and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Histoire d'une revanche by Alexandre Dumas( Book )

5 editions published in 1963 in French and English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra( )

6 editions published between 1958 and 1960 in 3 languages and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Don Quixote, a common man from La Mancha, who has convinced himself that he is a knight. With his portly peasant squire, Sancho Panza, who recognizes his master's madness but is nonetheless captivated by promises of kingdoms and riches, Don Quixote mistakes windmills for giants and flocks of sheep for armies
Candide, or, Optimism : a new translation, backgrounds, criticism by Voltaire( Book )

15 editions published between 1958 and 1977 in French and English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The absurd satire in which Candide's teacher and his philosophy of all being right with the world are refuted
Le fils du fauconnier by Amédée Achard( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in French and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The selected essays of Montaigne by Michel de Montaigne( Book )

6 editions published between 1959 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Crocker, Lester Gilbert

Crocker, Lester Gilbert 1912-2002

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