- Author : Gottfried Wilhelm Freiherr von Leibniz
- Release Date : 27 September 1991
- Publisher : Hackett Publishing
- Genre : Philosophy
- Pages : 84 pages
- ISBN 13 : 0872201325
Download or read book entitled Discourse on Metaphysics and Other Essays by author: Gottfried Wilhelm Freiherr von Leibniz which was release on 27 September 1991 and published by Hackett Publishing with total page 84 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Discourse on Metaphysics and Other Essays contains complete translations of the two essays that constitute the best introductions to Leibniz's complex thought: Discourse on Metaphysics of 1686 and Monadology of 1714. These are supplemented with two essays of special interest to the student of modern philosophy, On the Ultimate Origination of Things of 1697 and the Preface to his New Essays of 1703-1705. The translations are taken from Leibniz, Philosophical Essays, edited and translated by Roger Ariew and Daniel Garber (Hackett, 1989).