It must inquire not merely about the circumstances of the time in general, but in particular about the writer's position with regard to these things, the interests and motives, the leading ideas of his literary activity.
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Ferdinand Christian Baur Quotes
Without philosophy, history is always for me dead and dumb.
It was my study of the two Corinthian letters that first caused me to concentrate...
The greater the conceptual significance of a literary product, the more it should be assumed...