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Leviathan by Thomas Hobbes; engraving by Abraham Bosse

English: The frontispiece of the book Leviathan by Thomas Hobbes; engraving by Abraham Bosse
Français : Frontispice du Léviathan de Thomas Hobbes, gravure d'Abraham Bosse
Español: Portada del libro Leviathan, por Abraham Bosse. La frase latina que aparece en la parte superior ("Non est potestas super terram quae comparetur ei", que se puede traducir como "No hay poder sobre la Tierra que se le compare") es una cita del Libro de Job
Deutsch: Titelblatt von Thomas HobbesLeviathan. Zu sehen ist der Souverän, der über Land, Städte und deren Bewohner herrscht. Sein Körper besteht aus den Menschen, die in den Gesellschaftsvertrag eingewilligt haben. In seinen Händen hält er Schwert und Hirtenstab, die Zeichen für weltliche und geistliche Macht. Überschrieben ist die Abbildung durch ein Zitat aus dem Buch Hiob: „keine Macht auf Erden ist mit der seinen vergleichbar“.[1]
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  1. Tobias Bevc: Politische Theorie. UVK, Konstanz 2007, S. 62. ISBN 978-3-8252-2908-5

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