Corrections to The Proper Study of Mankind

Corrections to 2nd edition

The second edition (2014) incorporates numerous corrections, and translations should be made from this edition, with the additional corrections listed below.

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i 18–19 the first three […] remaining volume. all those listed above, and a four-volume edition of his letters.
iii 3 up [add afer this:] Affirming: Letters 1975–1997
xxiv 9 Vintage second
note 2, 2–3 [do not break ‘C. I.’
622 16 plaisir plaisir

Corrections to 1st edition

The superseded list below may be of use to owners of the first edition (1997). It includes (but is not exhausted by) the corrections made in later impressions of that edition.

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i 2 delete ‘Andreapol’ and add ‘, in Petrograd,’ after ‘1917’
iv 3–5 These lines are inaccurate: follow later impressions

2 In the second Chatto impression the 1 has not been deleted
vii note Delete existing note p. 196 below.
x note Delete existing note p. 197 below.
xi 18 up nineteenth eighteenth
xv note add note cue ‘1
xvi–xxi
Move preface on one page and adjust running heads
old xvi  9 readership. readership. The importance of his central ideas is hard to exaggerate.
old xvi last take over to old xvii and reduce space above and below centered asterisk at foot of page
xxx 10 up Fichte J. G. Fichte
xxxi 1 which lives the values around which lives [corrected in paperback and US editions]
xxxiii 12 by by,


with with,
3 5 up moon sun
107-8 last–first practical-corrective, deterrent, hortatory purposes practical – corrective, deterrent, hortatory – purposes
111 5 find its finds it
112 7 up du de
117 18 up [add note cue 1 after ‘attention;’]  
    [insert new note 1:] Stuart Hampshire and H. L. A. Hart, ‘Decision, Intention and Certainty’, Mind 67 (1958), 1–12.  
    a nothing nothing
120 7 owes owe
141
note 1, 3
voluntary
voluntary and involuntary

n. 1, 19 yet were yet they were
150 16–17 ‘Je ne propose rien [...] j’expose,’ ‘[J]e n’impose rien, je ne propose même rien: j’expose,’[note cue 1]
 
[bottom of page]
[add new note 1:] Charles Dunoyer, De la liberté du travail (Paris, 1845), vol. 1, p. 18.
154
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[add note cue 1 at end of line]  
 
[foot of page]
[add note 1:] E. M. Forster, Howards End (London, 1910), chapter 22, pp. 227.
177 2 up so, objective,
191 note 1 This essay is based on an Inaugural Lecture delivered in 1958. A version of this essay was delivered as an inaugural lecture in 1958. Ed.
195 12 due not due
222
4 up
August
Auguste
223 16 today, what today what
229 21 becomes become
235 note 2 ibid. op. cit. (p. 198 above, note 1)
242 2 up it such a need
244 17 Sophist Sophists
256 5 up economists oeconomists,
258
note 1, 2
1887–1919
1887–1919, 1990
331 12–11 up in the century, still,
337 5 of or
347
note 2, 4
caprice’.
caprice’
390 note, 4 up to mean not not to mean
403 12 up [sich hineinfühlen] into into [sich hineinfühlen]
443 note Delete existing note P. A. Vyazemsky, ‘Vospominaniya o 1812 god’, Russkii arkhiv 7 (1869), columns 181–92, 01–016, esp. columns 185–7.
457 last Fili Letashevka
477 note 4, 3 up swing back and forth as do are in equilibrium, as are
524 12 insert note cue ‘1’ after ‘... real goods we have,’ ’

19 1 2

notes add new note 1: ‘Sobranie sochinenii, vol. 16, p. 135.’ and renumber previous note 1 as note 2
545 5 up felt guilt for still lusting no longer lusted so
601 note Delete existing note loc. cit. (p. 256 above, note 2).
638–44
Use updated version
646

Baudoin
Baudouin

s.v. Belinsky Vissarion Vissarion Grigor’evich
647

Büchner, Georg, Büchner, Ludwig,
650 s.v. Eisenstein Sergei Sergey
656 s.v. Lenin Ilich Il’ich
658 s.v. Mickewicz Mickiewicz
660 s.v. Pascal, Roy 521n 421n
660 s.v. Perisev Pertsev [and move to follow Pertinax]
661 s.v. Delete Poulet entry and increase space above and below q section to compensate
661 s.v. Pushkin S. Sergeevich
662 s.v. Samarin Yuri Yury
665 s.v. Tolstoy, Count Lev [...]; War and Peace 439–42 439–43