Bernard de Mandeville

Bernard de Mandeville

Born: November 11, 1670

Died: January 21, 1733

Nationality: Netherlands

Occupation: writer,physician,economist,philosopher

Biography: Bernard Mandeville, or Bernard de Mandeville (; 15 November 1670 – 21 January 1733), was an Anglo-Dutch philosopher, political economist and satirist. Born in Rotterdam, Netherlands, he lived most of his life in England and used English for most of his published works. He became famous for The Fable of the Bees.

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