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True Christian Religion; Containing the Universal Theology of the New Church, Emanual Swedenborg, 1784

£100.00
SKU LAN6605

True Christian Religion; Containing the Universal Theology of the New Church, Which was foretold by the Lord in Daniel, Chap. vii, 13, 14, and in the Apocalypse, Chap. xxi 1,2. Lately Published in Two Volumes Quarto, Price 14s, in Boards, by Emanuel Swedenborg.

Consist of two parts (presumably 2 sections/pamphlets from the larger work):

A Theosophic Treatise on the Nature of Influx, As it Respects The Communication and Operation of Soul and Body, by the Honourable and Learned Emanuel Swedenborg. Translated from the Original Latin. The Second Edition.

An Eulogium on the lately deceased Emanuel Swedenborg, Composed and delivered by Monsieur Sandel. Translated from the French.

Both Printed by R. Hindmarsh, London, 1784. Second edition - the first being from 1781. Scarce.

A good, more recent, black cloth hardback binding, with new endpapers, surrounding a good original text block with some age toning, and final page has a ragged torn edge, not affecting text. Small missing corner tear to p 45 of the second section, not affecting text. Some foxing, but nonetheless a good copy of a  scarce text. Soundly bound. Previous owner's inscription to first pastedown.

xx + 44pp + 47pp.

Language: English.

Dimensions: approximately 216mm high x 136mm wide x 10mm deep.

Unpacked weight approximately 0.28kg.