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Swedenborg, Emanuel
L. Annaei Senecae & Pub. Syri Mimi forsan & aliorum Selectae Sententiae Cum Annotationibus Erasmi & Greaca versione Jos. Scaligeri. Quas Cum consensu Ampl. Fac. Philos. Notis illustratas Sub praesidio viri amplissimi Mag. Fabian Toerner Philos. Theoret. Prof. Req. & Ord. ; Publico examini modestè submittit Emanuel Swedberg In Audit. Gustav. maj. d. I Junii MDCCIX
Upsaliae [Uppsala]: Ex Officina Werneriana, 1709. First edition. Text in Latin and Greek. In later half leather by Gustav Hedberg (1859-1920), with his vignette on flyleaf. Spine with gilt floral patterns, and red title vignette, panels covered with marbled paper. . Old ownership inscription trimmed at the edge of the title page. Presentation inscription on flyleaf from Olle [Hjern] to Rev. Theodore Pitcairn. Occasional brown spots throughout, otherwise clean. Overall in fine condition.. First edition. Text in Latin and Greek. In later half leather by Gustav Hedberg (1859-1920), with his vignette on flyleaf. Spine with gilt floral patterns, and red title vignette, panels covered with marbled paper. [8] 62 p. Emanuel Swedenborg's doctoral dissertation, his first publication. Emanuel Swedenborg's (1688-1772) the Swedish scientist, Christian mystic, philosopher, and theologian, graduated at the University of Uppsala where he studied mathematics, mineralogy, and natural philosophy. He took his degree of Doctor of Philosophy in 1709 with the present thesis "Selected Sentences", an annotated edition of maxims from Seneca, Publius Syrus, and others. "Selected Sentences" is the first published work bear Swedenborg's name (then Swedberg). The book is dedicated to Emanuel's father, Jesper Swedberg a prominent member of the Swedish clergy. The dissertation quotes sentences from classic writers on friendship, filial love, and the like, and these maxims are commented by Swedenborg, showing his early interest in human sentiments and reactions. The sentences are in alphabetic … [Click Below for Full Description]
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