Johann Wilhelm Ritter (1776-1810) used to be an influential scientist of the Romantic period, conversant in the best minds of his day. He made major contributions within the fields of chemistry and galvanism, but additionally established the limits of the sciences and the humanities via a speculative considering which put human highbrow job inside far-reaching ancient narratives. previously, Ritter s paintings has remained mostly unknown to an Anglophone viewers. For the 1st time, this bilingual variation deals English translations of Ritter's paintings and explanatory essays of 3 texts - together with the total fragment undertaking - which testify to the confluence of the medical and aesthetic inquiry round 1800. "Medieval and Early glossy Science," thirteen"

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