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    Gottsched, Johann Christoph. Erste Grunde der gesammten Weltweisheit, darinn alle philosophische Wissenschaften in ihrer natŸrlichen VerknŸpfung...Mit einer kurzen philosophischen historie... Leipzig: Bernhard Christoph Breitkopf, 1743. 8vo. 2 pts in 1 vol. ¹8,A-2S8;**,A-X8,Y2. [14],629,[27]; [10],686,[22]pp. Contemporary vellum, spine with large chip at bottom, edges blue; owner's name "Johann Christian Hused,1809" on f.f.e.p. Frontispiece of star patterns, 11 of 13 plates at end of astronomical and medical subjects; text cuts. Vierte vermehre und verbesserte Auflage. From the Krown & Spellman Collection.
    Krown & Spellman retail: $350

    More Information: Gottshed (1700-1766) German philosopher, linguist, poet, scientist, and reformer. As a linguist he tried to reform German into a single educated tongue. This work was intended as a compendium of philosophy and is based on the teachings of Christian Wolff.

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