The Five Senses
22cm x 14cm. viii, 380 pages. Grey/blue cloth, gilt lettering, no jacket.
A posthumous work of Swedenborg written in 1744 “during the period of Swedenborg’s spiritual crisis,” wherein he turns to an account of the sensory organs. This being the first draft of a treatise intended as part of the Animal Kingdom series, and parts of which were elaborated by the author and published as The Animal Kingdom Part III. Translated from the Latin by Enoch S. Price. Unnumbered edition of 4000 copies being a 1976 reprint of the 1914 edition.
Minor mottling to cloth. Foxing to edges. Inkstamp of Leslie L. Sheppard. Very Good Condition.