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Jacob Böhme manuscript transcript,

Title
Jacob Böhme manuscript transcript, ca. 1700-1800.
Author
Böhme, Jakob, 1575-1624.

Details

Description
.15 linear foot (1 v.)
Summary
Manuscript is a transcript copy, most likely from the 18th century, of Böhme's Magnum Mysterium, a work that was originally written in 1623. Transcript begins with a brief chronology of Böhme's life followed by a chapter-by-chapter transcription of the text.
Alternative Title
Magnum mysterium.
Subjects
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Source (note)
  • Erlanger, Herbert J.
Biography (note)
  • Jacob Böhme (1575-1624) was a German theosophist and mystic who lived near Gorlitz, Prussia. His philosophy was concerned with evil and the dualism of God.
Language (note)
  • Transcript is in German script.
Indexes/Finding Aids (note)
  • Finding aid available in repository.
Processing Action (note)
  • Cataloged
Call Number
MssCol 329
Author
Böhme, Jakob, 1575-1624.
Title
Jacob Böhme manuscript transcript, ca. 1700-1800.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Biography
Jacob Böhme (1575-1624) was a German theosophist and mystic who lived near Gorlitz, Prussia. His philosophy was concerned with evil and the dualism of God.
Language
Transcript is in German script.
Indexes
Finding aid available in repository.
Added Title
Magnum mysterium.
Research Call Number
MssCol 329
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