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Two choice and useful treatises: the one Lux orientalis; or an enquiry into the opinion of the Eastern sages concerning the praeexistence of souls ... [By J.G.] Being a key to unlock the grand mysteries of providence. In relation to man's sin and misery. The other, A discourse of truth / by the late Reverend Dr. Rust ... With annotations on them both [by H. More].

  • Glanvill, Joseph, 1636-1680
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London : Printed for J. Collins, and S. Lowndes, 1682.

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195 pages, 5 unnumbered pages, 1 leaf, 171 pages, 3 leaves, 173-276 pages : title page in red & black, engr. frontispiece ; (8vo)


Each treatise has special t.-p. The annotations (separately paged) have t.-p., "Annotations upon the two foregoing treatises ... By one not unexercised in these kinds of speculation" (i.e. Henry More. cf. Brit. mus. Catalogue) The annotations on Lux orientalis have caption title only; those on Rust's Discourse have special t.-p. (dated 1683) : Annotations upon the discourse of truth. Into which is inserted by way of digression, a brief return to Mr. Baxter's reply, which he calls a placid collation with the learned Dr. Henry More, occasioned by the doctors answer to a letter of the learned psychopyrist ... Whereunto is annexed a Devotional hymn, translated for the use of the sincere lovers of true piety

References note

Wing G833
ESTC R12277
Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), G833


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