Hardback Heaven and hell / Emanuel Swedenborg ; introduction by Jorge Luis Borges.
Publication year: 2017
Publisher: The Swedenborg Society
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780854481651 (hbk.) :
Translated from the Latin.
New Jerusalem Church
First published in 1758, 'Heaven and Hell' is one of the most influential books of the last 250 years. Cited as a key influence on William Blake, Czeslaw Milosz, Ralph Waldo Emerson, D.T. Suzuki, Jorge Luis Borges and numerous others, its impace on modern philosophy, literature and theology is now beyond measure. In it Swedenborg offers one of the most compelling and original accounts of the afterlife in Western thought.
Original title: De coelo et ejus mirabilibus. English
650 pages ; 23 cm