Letter 1897, June12, La Salle, Ill [to] Mr. Edwin Markham, Oakland, California / Paul Carus. 1897.

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Carus, Paul, 1852-1919. Letter 1897, June12, La Salle, Ill [to] Mr. Edwin Markham, Oakland, California / Paul Carus.

Letter 1897, June12, La Salle, Ill [to] Mr. Edwin Markham, Oakland, California / Paul Carus. 1897.

Paul is discussing writting by Eckhart which is in German and he wants an english version. He refers to Erigena, Ueberweg, Erdmann, Baader and Eckhartshausen and there translations. He replys to his question about Vedas and Zoroastrianism and Brahmanism with references to Bhagavadgita. He would like to undertake the works of Chinese Taoism which is embodied in Laotsze's Tao-teh-king. He aslo tells Edwin that Jacob Bohme is of greater importance tha Baader.

2 p. on 1 leaf ; 18-25 cm.

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