MEMOIRS OF MOSES MENDELSOHN: THE JEWISH PHILOSOPHER, INCLUDING THE CELEBRATED CORRESPONDENCE ON THE CHRISTIAN RELIGION WITH J.C. LAVATER, MINISTER OF ZURICH

London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown, And Green, 1825. Item #40420

1st edition. Original boards. 8vo. 171 pages, 22 cm. In English. The first English Biography of Moses Mendelssohn, founder of the Jewish Enlightenment or Haskalah [See S. Feiner, "Moses Mendelssohn: The First English Biography and Translations in: Journal of the History of Philosophy (2004) pp. 112-13]. Moses Samuel (London, 1795–Liverpool, 1860) was a clockmaker, translator of Hebrew works and writer. SUBJECTS: Christianity and other religions — Judaism. Light wear to boards. Otherwise Very Good Condition. A beautiful copy. (RAB-65-5-RBDEL).

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