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By Jan-Paul Heering

This research bargains with Hugo Grotius' well-known apologetic paintings "De veritate religionis christianae," the Latin model of a Dutch poem which he wrote in 1620 whereas imprisoned in Loevestein, entitled "Bewijs van den waren godsdienst." the 1st a part of this ebook examines the genesis of the paintings and the improvement of the textual content. the center sections provide an research of the causes that led Grotius to jot down this paintings and of the assets he most likely used. the ultimate chapters research the notes that Grotius further to his paintings in 1640 and the reception of the paintings within the writer s lifetime. The e-book is illustrated with numerous historic drawings and prints of Grotius and his time."

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