Humanistic and Enlightened Jewish Printing

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D. Humanistic and Enlightened Jewish Printing

Simone Luzzatto (d. 1663)
Socrate, ouero, Dell'humano sapere: esercitio seriogiocoso / di Simone Luzzatto hebreo venetiano; opera nella quale si dimostra quanto sia inbecile l'humano intendimento, mentre non è diretto dalla diuina riuelatione
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Venice: Apresso il Tomasini, 1651
Moses Mendelssohn (1729-1786)
Phädon oder über die Unsterblichkeit der Seele, in drey Gesprächen. von Moses Mendelssohn. Mit allerhöchst=gnädigst Kayserl. Privilegio. Variant title: Uber die Unsterblichkeit der Seele
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Karlsruhe: in der Schmiederischen Buchhandlung, 1750
Title page of the 1651 printing
Credit: Library at the Herbert D. Katz Center, University of Pennsylvania (More bibliographic information)
Title page of the 1750 printing
Credit: Dropsie College Library Collection, Gift of Walter H. Annenberg and the Board of the Annenberg Research Institute; Library at the Herbert D. Katz Center, University of Pennsylvania (More bibliographic information)