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Letters concerning taste.

To which are added, Essays on similar and other subjects...
  • 220 Pages
  • 4.45 MB
  • English
Printed for R. and J. Dodsley , London
Aesthetics -- Early works to
StatementBy the author of The life of Socrates.
GenreEarly works to 1800.
ContributionsPre-1801 Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)
LC ClassificationsN62 .C77
The Physical Object
Pagination220 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7008179M
LC Control Number09013901

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Cooper's Letters Concerning Taste was said to be the first book on the subject of taste. Cooper died in Mayfair having devoted the last few years of his life to the Society for the Encouragement of the Arts, Manufactures, and Commerce, but he left when he failed to get elected as vice president.

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