Ideen zur Philosophie der Geschichte der Menschheit (4 Volumes or Bde)

Herder, Johann Gottfried

Published by Johann Friedrich Hartnoch; Christian Gottlieb Schmieder, Riga and Leipzig; Carlsruhe, 1784
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
From White Fox Rare Books, ABAA/ILAB (West Windsor, VT, U.S.A.)

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Book. Published 1784, 1785, 1787 and 1792 respectively. First three volumes are from Hartnoch and the fourth volume, which is early but not a first, is from Schmieder, and it is not matching. First three volumes measure 8 by 6 inches, or 20 by 16 cm, and the fourth volume is slighter, 7 by 4 inches, or 18 by 11 cm. Wear to calf spines and marbled boards and corners worn and a bit bumped. All volumes are remarkably clean and all are tight. A very good copy of Herder's attempt to create a universal theory of history. Bookseller Inventory # 001024

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Title: Ideen zur Philosophie der Geschichte der ...

Publisher: Johann Friedrich Hartnoch; Christian Gottlieb Schmieder, Riga and Leipzig; Carlsruhe

Publication Date: 1784

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good

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