Eduard Rudnicki Collection 1907-1977 bulk 1922-1977


Eduard Rudnicki Collection, 1907-1977, bulk 1922-1977

Eduard Rudnicki Collection 1907-1977 bulk 1922-1977

This collection documents the life of Eduard Rudnicki, also known as Eli Rottner, a follower and friend of ConstantinBrunner. Throughout his life he was devoted to spread Brunner's and Spinoza's philosophy. This collection shows not only his personal and intellectual life, but exposes hisrelationship to Brunner, to the Brunner circle and the Internationaal Constantin Brunner Instituut in The Hague. Correspondence between Rudnicki and Brunner and several other knownBrunnerians are included, as well as a large amount of manuscripts and newspaper clippings written by Rudnicki and others about and dedicated to Constantin Brunner and Baruch deSpinoza. There is also a photo collection of Rudnicki, Brunner and his circle to be found.







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