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Hobbes, Thomas 1588-1679

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Works: 3,299 works in 11,353 publications in 17 languages and 220,366 library holdings
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Roles: Author, Translator, Other, Honoree, Dedicatee, Creator, Performer, Recipient, Correspondent, Author of introduction
Classifications: JC153, 320.1
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Most widely held works by Thomas Hobbes
Leviathan by Thomas Hobbes( Book )

1,056 editions published between 1012 and 2018 in 15 languages and held by 12,631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leviathan is both a magnificent literary achievement and the greatest work of political philosophy in the English language. Permanently challenging, it has found new applications and new refutations in every generation. Hobbes argues that human beings are first and foremost concerned with their own individual desires and fears. He shows that a conflict of each against every man can only be avoided by the adoption of a compact to enforce peace
Leviathan, or, The matter, forme, & power of a common-wealth ecclesiasticall and civill by Thomas Hobbes( )

172 editions published between 1651 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hobbes' 'Leviathan' is arguably the greatest piece of political philosophy written in the English language. Written in a time of great political turmoil, 'Leviathan' is an argument for obedience to authority grounded in an analysis of human nature
Hobbes and Bramhall : on liberty and necessity by Thomas Hobbes( )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 1,807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seeking to answer the question of whether humans act freely and what freedom means, this text presents the 17th century debate between Hobbes and Bramhall. It also includes an historical and philosophical introduction explaining why the debate took place
Leviathan : or, The matter, forme and power of a commonwealth, ecclesiasticall and civil by Thomas Hobbes( Book )

83 editions published between 1651 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comparable to Plato's Republic in depth and insight, Leviathan includes two society-changing phenomena that Plato didn't dare to dream of -- the rise of great nation-states with their claims to absolute sovereignty, and modern science, with its unprecedented analytic power. To Hobbes, the leviathan -- a mythical sea creature described in the Old Testament -- represented his central thesis: that the state must be strong in order to control and protect its citizens. Even today, Hobbes's thesis in Leviathan is debated among scholars and philosophy aficionados around the globe ... Like Plato's Republic, this book contains ideas on psychology, ethics, law, language, and religion that continue to challenge modern thinkers and exercise a profound influence on Western thought. A classic treatise of philosophy, Leviathan is critical reading for anyone who wishes to examine the human mind through the prisms of government and society
Of man, being the first part of Leviathan by Thomas Hobbes( )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 1,747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This first part of Hobbes's revoutionary tome centers on the analogy of the physical body to the body politic and would fundamentally influence every theorist of the modern era
The elements of law, natural and politic by Thomas Hobbes( Book )

119 editions published between 1684 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu nei rong bao kuo lun ren xing he lun guo jia liang bu fen,She ji lun suo gan,Lun rong ru,Lun jian shi,Lun zheng ti,Lun nei luan deng
Behemoth ; or, The long Parliament by Thomas Hobbes( Book )

108 editions published between 1679 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Behemoth is Thomas Hobbes's narrative of the English Civil Wars from the beginning of the Scottish revolution in 1637 to the Restoration of the Monarchy in 1660. It is his only composition to address directly the history of the events which formed the context of his writings in Leviathan and elsewhere on sovereignty and the government of the Church. Although presented as an account of past events, it conceals a vigorous attack on the values of the religious and political establishment of Restoration England. This is the first fully scholarly edition of the work, and the first new edition of the text since 1889. Based on Hobbes's own presentation manuscript, it includes for the first time an accurate transcription of the passages which Hobbes had deleted in the text, and notes made by early readers."--Jacket
Reason of state, propaganda, and the Thirty Years' War by Noel Malcolm( )

16 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Acclaimed writer and historian Noel Malcolm presents his sensational discovery of a new work by Thomas Hobbes: a propaganda pamphlet on behalf of the Habsburg side in the Thirty Years' War, translated by Hobbes from a Latin original. Malcolm's book explores a fascinating episode in 17th century history"--Page 4 of cover
The English works of Thomas Hobbes of Malmesbury by Thomas Hobbes( Book )

66 editions published between 1839 and 2003 in English and German and held by 1,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leviathan, parts one and two by Thomas Hobbes( Book )

45 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This Broadview edition of Hobbes's classic work of political philosophy includes the full text of Parts I (Of Man), Part II (Of Commonwealth), and the Review and Conclusion. The appendices, which set the work in its historical context, include a rich selection of contemporary responses to Leviathan. Also included are an introduction, explanatory notes, and a chronology of Hobbes's life."--Jacket
A dialogue between a philosopher and a student of the common laws of England by Thomas Hobbes( Book )

20 editions published between 1681 and 1997 in English and Italian and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De cive : or, the citizen by Thomas Hobbes( Book )

28 editions published between 1940 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of the Peloponnesian War by Thucydides( Book )

13 editions published between 1959 and 1989 in English and held by 855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A translation of Thucydide's history of the wars between Athens and Sparta is critically introduced
Man and citizen. Thomas Hobbes's De homine by Thomas Hobbes( Book )

55 editions published between 1972 and 1998 in English and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections by Thomas Hobbes( Book )

19 editions published between 1930 and 1992 in English and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the editor's The philosophy of Hobbes in extracts and notes collated from his writings, published in 1903
Elementa philosophica de cive by Thomas Hobbes( Book )

146 editions published between 1646 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De Cive ('On the citizen') was first published in 1642 under the title Elementorum philosophiae sectio tertia de cive, and one of Hobbes major works. It anticipates the classical republican line of argument in the better-known Leviathan. The famous phrase Bellum omnium contra omnes (war of all against all) appeared first in De Cive. This work comprises three parts: Libertas (liberty), Imperium (dominion), and Religio (religion). In the first part, Hobbes describes man natural condition, dealing with the natural laws; in the second, the necessity of establishing a stable government is indicated. Finally, in the third part, the most important statements are backed up theologically. De Cive was finished in November 1641 - before the English Civil War. The book was published in Latin in 1642; a revised edition appeared in 1647. It was translated into English, entitled Philosophicall Rudiments Concerning Government and Society (published in 1651). Macdonald and Hargreaves in their Hobbes bibliography record only one edition for the year 1669; there were 2, with identical title pages, signatures, and paging. In this edition the catchword on the recto of the 2nd prelim. leaf is "nun;" in the other it is "sui." Cf. NUC
A letter about liberty and necessity : written to the Duke of Newcastle by Thomas Hobbes( )

26 editions published between 1676 and 1983 in English and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Observations upon a letter of Mr. T. Hobbs to the Duke of Newcastle" (p. 23-104). Reproduction of original in the Trinty College Library, Cambridge University. (marc) 09464212. (stc) Wing L343. (vid) 43200. (DLPS) A49423.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A49423.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions. Free will and determinism. Laney, Benjamin, 1591-1675. Predestination
Gondibert : an heroick poem by William D'Avenant( Book )

23 editions published between 1650 and 1977 in English and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Errata: prelim. p. [2]. Unfinished, ends with the "middle of the third book; which makes an equal half of the Poem". cf. Postscript. "The author's preface to his much honour'd friend Mr. Hobs" (p. 1-51) and "The answer of Mr. Hobbes" (p. 52-64) with a part of the poem were printed at Paris in 1650, under title: A discourse upon Gondibert, an heroick poem. Reproduction of original in Huntington Library. (marc) 12951736. (stc) Wing D326. (vid) 95940. (DLPS) A37179.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A37179.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions. Hobbes, Thomas, 1588-1679
On the citizen by Thomas Hobbes( Book )

23 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"De Cive (On the Citizen) is the first full exposition of the political thought of Thomas Hobbes, the greatest English political philosopher. Professors Tuck and Silverthorne have undertaken the first complete translation since 1651, a rendition long thought (in error) to have been at least sanctioned by Hobbes himself. This new translation is both accurate and accessible: it is accompanied by a full glossary of Latin terms, a chronology, a bibliography and an expository introduction. Throughout, the editors have emphasized consistency in the translation and usage of Hobbes's basic conceptual vocabulary, respecting Hobbes's own concern for accurate definition of terms."--Jacket
The metaphysical system of Hobbes as contained in twelve chapters from his "Elements of philosophy concerning body," and in briefer extracts from his "Human nature" and "Leviathan" by Thomas Hobbes( Book )

45 editions published between 1905 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Hobbes and Bramhall : on liberty and necessity
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Leviathan, or, The matter, forme, & power of a common-wealth ecclesiasticall and civillHobbes and Bramhall : on liberty and necessityLeviathan : or, The matter, forme and power of a commonwealth, ecclesiasticall and civilThe elements of law, natural and politicBehemoth ; or, The long ParliamentReason of state, propaganda, and the Thirty Years' WarLeviathan, parts one and twoA dialogue between a philosopher and a student of the common laws of England
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