Frédéric de ROUGEMONT (1808-1876), Swiss... - Lot 69 - Conan Belleville Hôtel d'Ainay

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Frédéric de ROUGEMONT (1808-1876), Swiss... - Lot 69 - Conan Belleville Hôtel d'Ainay
Frédéric de ROUGEMONT (1808-1876), Swiss philosopher and theologian. 2 autograph letters signed to Alexis Giraud-Teulon. 2 pp. ½ in-8 and in-12. Neuchâtel, April 5-25, 1875. He thanks him for sending his works on the mother in antiquity and the origins of the family. He had just read "pen in hand, the large volumes of Bachofen [.... Your Origins of the Family called my attention to this very serious question. On p. 132, I read that Mr. MacLennan finds among the Semites the maternal right. I can only discover two words in Hebrew which could, by forcing the meaning, support this opinion. But it would be very important for me to grasp all the author's proofs [...]".
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