On the introduction of rationalistic principles into religion.
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Published by J.G. & F. Rivington in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Rationalism.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Contains a refutation of Thomas Erskine"s Internal evidence, and of Jacob Abbott"s Corner-stone.

SeriesTracts for the times -- no. 73
The Physical Object
Pagination56 p.
Number of Pages56
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15110150M

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