THE INFLUENCES OF
LUCIFER AND AHRIMAN
Human Responsibility for the Earth
Five lectures given by Rudolf Steiner in November, 1919 from
shorthand reports unrevised by the lecturer Translated by D. S.
Lectures I, II, IV, and V of
this book are translations of lectures Eleven (November 1, 1919),
Twelve (November 2, 1919), Fifteen (November 15, 1919) and Thirteen
(November 9, 1919) of Soziales Verständnis aus
geisteswissenschaftlicher Erkenntnis. Die geistigen Hintergründe
der sozialen Frage, which is volume 191 [GA191] in the Collected
Works of Rudolf Steiner, published by the Rudolf Steiner
Verlag, Dornach, Switzerland, 1972; Lecture III of this book is
a translation of Lecture Ten (November 4, 1919) of Der innere
Aspekt des sozialen Rätsels. Luziferische Vergangenheit und
ahrimanische Zukunft, which is volume 193 [GA193] of the
Collected Works of Rudolf Steiner, published by the Rudolf Steiner
Verlag, Dornach, Switzerland, 1977.
First published in English by Rudolf Steiner
Publishing Co. 1954
Second and Third impressions by Steiner Book Centre, Inc, N.
Vancouver, 1976 and 1984
Translation by permission of
the Rudolf Steiner
Nachlassverwaltung, Dornach, Switzerland
Translated by D. S. Osmond
Revised Translation © 1993
Published by Anthroposophic
Press, Inc. RR 4, Box 94A-1, Hudson, New York 12534
Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication
The influences of Lucifer and
Ahriman: human responsibility for the Earth: five lectures given by
Rudolf Steiner in November, 1919 / Rudolf Steiner; translated from
shorthand reports unrevised by the lecturer by D.S.
1. Devil. 2. Angra Mainyu. 3.
Anthroposophy. I. Title.
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