Recommended Internet resources for René Descartes


Descartes' Meditations

A fully searchable HTML edition of Descartes' Meditations in English, Latin, and French. The original Latin edition of 1641; The Duc de Luynes French translation of 1647; The John Veitch English translation of 1901

Project Gutenberg

Fully searchable e-texts of a selection of Descartes' writings in English, French, and Latin.

Gallica Digital Library

This digital library is ever-expanding and hosted by Bibliothèque nationale de France. It has multiple primary and secondary sources, mostly in French and latin, available on Descartes, including his correspondence.

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