Home  »  library  »  BIOS  »  Eduard Zeller (1814–1908)

C.D. Warner, et al., comp.
The Library of the World’s Best Literature. An Anthology in Thirty Volumes. 1917.

Eduard Zeller (1814–1908)

Zeller, Eduard. A noted German theologian, philosopher, and historian; born at Kleinbottmar in Würtemberg, 1814; died in 1908. He was professor of theology at Bern, and later professor of philosophy at Heidelberg and at Berlin. Among his chief works are: ‘Platonic Studies’ (1839); ‘The Philosophy of the Greeks’ (1844–52); ‘The Story of the Apostles, Critically Investigated’ (1854); ‘David Friedrich Strauss Depicted in his Life and Writings’ (1874); ‘Frederick the Great as a Philosopher’ (1886); etc.