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Notable encyclopedias of the late eighteenth century: eleven successors of the Encyclopédie

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Format: Book- Hardback
ISBN-13: 9780729404679
ISBN-10: 0729404676
Author: Ed: Frank A. Kafker
Publication Date: 01-Jan-1994
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Table of Contents:

Preface, Frank A. Kafker

I. French-language successors 
1. Arnold Miller, The last edition of the Dictionnaire de Trévoux 
2. Madeleine F. Morris, The Tuscan editions of the Encyclopédie 
3. Kathleen Hardesty Doig, The Yverdon Encyclopédie 
4. Kathleen Hardesty Doig, The quarto and octavo editions of the Encyclopédie 

II. English-language successors 
5. Frank A. Kafker, William Smellie’s edition of the Encyclopaedia Britannica 
6. Stephan Werner, Abraham Rees’s eighteenth-century Cyclopaedia 
7. Robert D. Arner, Thomas Dobson’s American edition of the Encyclopaedia Britannica 

III. Other European-language successors 
8. Willi Goetschel, Catriona Macleod, and Emery Snyder, The Deutsche Encyclopädie 
9. Joseph H. Denny and Paul M. Mitchell, Russian translations of the Encyclopédie 

IV. Epilogue 
10. Frank A. Kafker, The influence of the Encyclopédie on the eighteenth-century encyclopedic tradition 

Appendix: guidelines 

Notes on contributors 


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