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Descartes, René. The Philosophical Writings of Descartes. Vols. 1 and 2. Translated by John Cottingham, Robert Stoothoff, and Dugald Murdoch. Oxford; Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1984.
Benedict de Spinoza
Spinoza, Benedict de. The Collected Works of Spinoza. Translated by Edwin Curley. Vol. 1. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1985.
Gottfried Wilhelm von Leibniz
New Essays on Human Understanding. Translated by Peter Remnant and Jonathan Bennett. Cambridge, New York: Cambridge University Press, 1981.
_____. Philosophical Essays. Translated by Roger Ariew and Daniel Garber. Indianapolis: Hackett Publishing Company, 1989.
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