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Jean-Jacques Rousseau

(1712—1778) French philosopher and writer

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French philosopher: stays in London (Chiswick) 1765–6, Wootton (Staffordshire) 1766; visits Ellastone 1766; said to have stayed in Nuneham Courtenay 1767. La Nouvelle Héloïse 1761, Confessions 1781, 1788.

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