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Johann Caspar (1741) Lavater (1741 - 1801)

Lot 197: LAVATER, Johann Caspar, 1741-1801. E. Sinnspruch m.U. "Lavater". 30.IV.1793

Stargardt Autographenhandlung

April 5, 2016
Berlin, Germany

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LAVATER, Johann Caspar, 1741-1801. E. Sinnspruch m.U. "Lavater". 30.IV.1793. 1 S. quer-kl.-8°. Mit gestochener Schmuckbordüre. Leicht fleckig.
Für Magdalena Wydler-Maus.
"Leis und unmerklich beginnt den Gang zu unendlichem Zweck Gott.
Umweg, Abweg, Irrweg - Erschreckt des geleiteten Herz nie!
Ihrer Zwecke verfehlt die allüberschauende Huld nie -
Auch ihr weitester Weg ist von allen kurzen der kürzeste.
unnennbare Leiden, Verirrungen, Zweifel und Trübsinn
wegnahm' einziger Freund, Erstorbenheit, Gebet an Allem -
wäre was Schlimmeres noch - Gott führt durch Alles zum Ziel doch.
und sein Ziel, was ists - als unendlicher Leben in Liebe ..."

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