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Hot Spot: Descartes 1596 - 1650

Portret of Decartes

 
On 11 February 2000 it is 350 years ago that the famous philosopher Descartes died.
The Rare Book Department of the University Library of Amsterdam has a large collection of first and old editions of Descartes, both of Latin editions and of Dutch translations. Search the Special collections catalogue to see which of his works are held by the University Library.

All kinds of information on Descartes is available on the Internet.

 

Last modified: 1 February 2000   Golden oldies
Editor: Lidie Koenemaan