The Organs of Generation (The Soul’s Domain Considered Anatomically, Physically, and Philosophically: Parts 4 and 5, the Organs of Generation, and the Formation of the Fetus in the Womb, After Which Follow Chapters on the Breasts and the Periosteum.) Index. Plates. Emanuel Swedenborg, 1743. Translated by Alfred Acton, Philadelphia: Boericke & Tafel, 1912. Reprinted 1928 by the Academy of the New Church, Bryn Athyn, Pennsylvania Reprinted by the Swedenborg Scientific Association, 2009.
This work, part of Swedenborg’s Soul’s Domain (formerly Animal Kingdom) series, continues the examination of the operation of the soul in the body, but from the perspective of its descent into the organs of generation.