Phädon oder über die Unsterblichkeit der Seele, in drey Gesprächen
Mendelssohn was a leading philosopher and literary critic of the German Enlightenment and a founder of Modern Judaism. This title on the Immortality of the Soul was his most famous and important work. He was also the inspiration for the character Nathan der Weise, the protagonist in Lessing's play of the same name. Text is German.
- Publisher: Friedrich Nicolai
- Edition: n/a
- Date Published: 1776
- Place Published: Berlin und Grettin
- ISBN: n/a
- Condition: Good
- Signed: No
- Dust Jacket: No
- Jacket Condition: n/a
224 p. 16 cm green hardcover binding. Frontis. port. of author with skull. Includes engraved frontispiece. Paper boards scuffed at edges and a bit on cover, spine label scuffed. Small ink mark on title-page, pages darkened with some spotting, ink notes in margins p. 186, 189.