Locke’s Epistola de Tolerantia - First Edition in Swedish

Lockes bref om religions friheten. Översättning af Carl Deleen.

Stockholm: Tryckt hos Johan Pehr Lindh, 1793. First Swedish edition. In contemporary blue wrappers. (8), 84 p. Untrimmed. Cover worn, stained. Inside clean. Overall in very good condition.

The first Swedish edition of Locke’s Epistola de tolerantia (A Letter Concerning Toleration) which was originally published in 1689 in Latin. It was translated into Sweden by Carl Delén (1767–1850) who was an active Swedenborgian which reflects in his translations of Locke (the other: A discourse of miracles, in 1795).

Yolton 24.1

Scarce, WorldCat locates 3 copies worldwide, only one in the US (UCLA).


Price: €850.00

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