Denis Diderot

Denis Diderot

Born: January 01, 1970

Nationality: French

Occupation: Editor

Biography: Denis Diderot was a French philosopher, art critic, and writer. He was a prominent person during the Enlightenment and is best known for serving as co-founder and chief editor of and contributor to the Encyclopédie.

Source/Notes: As quoted in "Edge-tools of speech" by Maturin Murray Ballou, Houghton, Mifflin, 1899, p. 180

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