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Volume 117 of Rudolf Steiner's Complete Works
Section of the the Complete Works:
Private Lectures to the Members of the Anthroposophical Society

German Title:

Die tieferen Geheimnisse des Menschhietswerdens im Lichte der Evangelien

Title in Literal English Translation:

The Deeper Secrets of the Development of Humanity in Light of the Gospels

Notes on the German Editions:

10 of 13 lectures are Listener Notes

Known Lecture Dates in the German Volume:

Berlin: 1909-10-18  Listener Notes
Berlin: 1909-10-11  Listener Notes
Berlin: 1909-11-02 
Berlin: 1909-11-09 
Berlin: 1909-11-23 
Munich: 1909-12-04  Listener Notes
Munich: 1909-12-07  Listener Notes
Stuttgart: 1909-11-14  Listener Notes
Stuttgart: 1909-11-13  Listener Notes
Berlin: 1909-12-26  Listener Notes
Zurich: 1909-11-19  Listener Notes
Berlin: 1909-12-21  Listener Notes

Total Lectures in the German volume: 12


English Publishing History:

Title: Deeper Secrets of Human History in the Light of the Gospel of St. Matthew - 3 lectures Berlin

Complete German volume?: No
Publisher: Anthroposophical Publishing Co.
Most Recent Year Published: 1957
Year of original Copyright: 1957
ISBN: none
Translator(s): D. S. Osmond
Translator(s): A. P. Shepherd
Number of Lectures: 3
Number of Pages: 80
Book Type: Hard Cover

Comments: 3 lectures from GA 117 Same as "Some Deeper Secrets of Human Development."?>

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Title: Some Deeper Secrets of Human Development in the Light of the Gospel of St. Matthew - 3 lectures Berlin

Complete German volume?: No
Publisher: Rudolf Steiner Publishing Co.
Most Recent Year Published: 1935
Year of original Copyright: 1935
ISBN: none
Translator(s): Harry Collison
Number of Lectures: 3
Number of Pages: 71
Book Type: Hard Cover

Comments: GA 117 contains 12 lectures given in different cities. Same as "Deeper Secrets of Human History."?>

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Title: The Ego - The God Within and the God of External Revelation -- 3 lectures Munich

Complete German volume?: No
Publisher: Anthroposophic Press
Most Recent Year Published: 1930
Year of original Copyright: 1930
ISBN: none
Translator(s): Harry Collison
Number of Lectures: 3
Number of Pages: 87
Book Type: Hard Cover

Comments: 3 lectures from GA 117; Undated. Appears to be 1930's?>

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Online Sources:

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Other online sources: None known.

The information above is believed to be accurate, but may not be complete. Translation of GA title by Daniel Hindes. Assembled by Daniel Hindes with much help.