The City of the Sun
Available in PDF, epub, and Kindle ebook. This book has 39 pages in the PDF version, and was originally published in 1602.
First published in 1602, this is a philosophical work by the Italian Dominican philosopher Tommaso Campanella. The book is presented as a dialogue between 'a Grandmaster of the Knights Hospitaller and a Genoese Sea-Captain'. Inspired by Plato's Republic and the description of Atlantis in Timaeus, it describes a theocratic society where goods, women and children are held in common. It also resembles the City of Adocentyn in the Picatrix, an Arabic grimoire of astrological magic.
Free Download (below donate buttons)
The average donation for people who download books from my site is £2. If you can, please join them and make a small donation using the PayPal or Stripe buttons below. These books can take me from 2 to 10 hours to create. I want to keep them free, but need your support to be able to do so. You can also support the site by buying a collection, such as the Politics, Society, Science, and Philosophy one, with 70 ebooks for only £4.00
PDF ePub Kindle
More free ebooks
⇧ Back to top