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Les Confessions


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Jean‐Jacques Rousseau's account of his life, the founding text of literary autobiography. It was written in exile from France, between 1764 and 1770, and published posthumously. Part I (Books 1–6) ...

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Jean-Jacques Rousseau (1712—1778) French philosopher and writer