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Published by W. Blackwood and sons in Edinburgh, London .
Written in English


  • Comte, Auguste, 1798-1857.,
  • Kant, Immanuel, 1724-1804.,
  • Smith, William, 1808-1872.,
  • Ferrier, James Frederick, 1808-1864.,
  • Philosophy.

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Edition Notes

Statementby John Tulloch.
LC ClassificationsB791 .T7
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv p., 1 l., 444 p.
Number of Pages444
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7019222M
LC Control Number10012711

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