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The Idea of the Holy-Text of First English Edition

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Reprint of 1923 First English Edition. Otto's most famous work is The Idea of the Holy, published first in German in 1917, and first translated into English in 1923. It is one of the most successful German theological books of the 20th century, has never gone out of print, and is now available in about 20 languages. The book defines the concept of the holy as that which is numinous. Otto explained the numinous as a non-rational, non-sensory experience or feeling whose primary and immediate object is outside the self.

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ISBN:
9781578988617
Author:
Otto, Rudolf
Publisher:
Martino Fine Books
Subject:
God's Word - General
Subject:
Christian Theology - General
Subject:
General-General
Subject:
Religion Western-Theology
Publication Date:
20100231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
248
Dimensions:
6.00x9.00x.56 in. .81 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Reprint of 1923 First English Edition. Otto's most famous work is The Idea of the Holy, published first in German in 1917, and first translated into English in 1923. It is one of the most successful German theological books of the 20th century, has never gone out of print, and is now available in about 20 languages. The book defines the concept of the holy as that which is numinous. Otto explained the numinous as a non-rational, non-sensory experience or feeling whose primary and immediate object is outside the self.
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