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Gambling

A Social and Moral Problem in France, 1685-1792

Oxford University Studies in the Enlightenment, 235

1985

January 1st, 1985

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Preface
Introduction
1. The extent of the problem
2. Gambling and the law
3. The early moralists and the emergence of agreement, 1685-1714
4. Two disputes: Natural Law and theology
5. The later moralists, 1715-1792
6. Moralising through dramatic literature
7. Gambling in the novel
Conclusion
Select bibliography
Index