Electronic Enlightenment

A project of the University of Oxford and other universities and organizations, Electronic Enlightenment is a web of correspondence between the greatest thinkers and writers of the eighteenth century and their families and friends, bankers and booksellers, patrons and publishers. EE is an aggregation of 53,000 primary source letters from more than 6,000 writers and numerous presses. Readers can explore writer's views on history, literature, language, arts, philosophy, science, medicine, and personal, social and political relations. (Updated twice annually)

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18th century

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1 simultaneous user licensed.


Oxford University Press; Bodleian Libraries, University of Oxford


Western Europe, 18th century

Resource Types

E-Books and E-Texts

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