Natural theology: or the evidences of the existence and attributes of the Deity
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Published by Griffin in London, (etc) .
Written in English


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StatementWith an introductory discourse by Henry, Lord Brougham and illustrative notes and dissertations by Henry, Lord Brougham and C. Bell.
ContributionsBrougham and Vaux, Henry Brougham, Baron, 1778-1868., Bell, Charles, Sir, 1774-1842.
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Pagination3 v
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Open LibraryOL19749251M

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