for weekly updates & specials by email

Simone Luzzatto

Socrates, or on Human Knowledge
by Simone Luzzatto ~ Hardback

Socrates, Or On Human Knowledge, published in Venice in 1651, is the only work written by a Jew that contains so far the promise of a genuinely sceptical investigation into the validity of human certainties. Simone Luzzatto masterly developed this book as a piece of theatre where Socrates, as main a...

Available - Usually ships in 2-3 weeks
$288.00
Discourse on the State of the Jews
by Simone Luzzatto ~ Hardback

In 1638, a small book of no more than 92 pages in octavo was published "appresso Gioanne Calleoni" under the title "Discourse on the State of the Jews and in particular those dwelling in the illustrious city of Venice." It was dedicated to the Doge of Venice and his counsellors, who are labelled "lo...

Available - Usually ships in 2-3 weeks
$294.00