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Meditations on First Philosophy 3,264 copies, 22 reviews
Discourse on Method 2,209 copies, 32 reviews
Meditations 380 copies, 2 reviews
The Geometry of René Descartes 217 copies, 1 review
Passions of the Soul 148 copies, 1 review
Principles of Philosophy 86 copies, 1 review
Descartes : Oeuvres et lettres (Author) 49 copies, 2 reviews
Briefwisseling 32 copies
Descartes 20 copies
Valda skrifter 14 copies
De uitgelezen Descartes 12 copies, 1 review
Os Pensadores: Descartes 8 copies, 1 review
Meditaciones 2 copies
Geometria 2 copies
Geometry 1 copy
Dioptryka 1 copy
DISCURSO DEL METODO 1 copy, 1 review
[No title] 1 copy
Principia Philosophiæ 1 copy, 1 review
The World 1 copy
Parimet e filozofise 1 copy, 1 review
Geometria 1 copy
Lumea 1 copy
Selections 1 copy
Briefe 1 copy

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René Descartes, the French philosopher, mathematician, and writer, is known as the father of modern philosophy and the father of analytical geometry. He was a pioneer of rationalist thought and a key figure in the Scientific Revolution of the 16-17th centuries in Europe; his influence is still felt today. He's perhaps best known in our day for the statement, "cogito ergo sum" (I think, therefore I am), found in his Discourse on the Method (1637) and Principles of Philosophy (1644).
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