Recently Uncovered Descartes Letter

posted Feb 26, 2010, 4:55 AM by Andrew Roche
It appears that an important long-lost letter from Descartes to Marin Mersenne has just been uncovered.  For more information, visit these sites:

http://chronicle.com/article/Key-Letter-by-Descartes-Lost/64369/


http://www.nytimes.com/2010/02/25/books/25descartes.html?hpw

http://www.phil.uu.nl/~bos/unknown_letter.shtml

I learned of these sites through Brian Leiter's blog and through an distribution list e-mail message from Daniel Garber and Roger Ariew.
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