A Treatise of Humane Reason. London: printed for Henry Brome, 1675.: CLIFFORD, Martin A Treatise of Humane Reason. London: printed for Henry Brome, 1675.: CLIFFORD, Martin

A Treatise of Humane Reason. London: printed for Henry Brome, 1675.


Usado / Hardcover / Cantidad: 1
Librería: Rudi Thoemmes Rare Books (Bristol, Reino Unido)
Disponible en otras librerías
Ver todos  los ejemplares de este libro
Añadir al carrito
Precio: EUR 462,97
Convertir moneda
Gastos de envío: EUR 16,84
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Guardar para más tarde

Sobre el libro

Detalles bibliográficos

Título: A Treatise of Humane Reason. London: printed...

Encuadernación: Hardcover

Condición del libro: Very Good


12mo, [iv], 91 pp., contemporary panelled calf, rebacked, a very good copy from the Library of the Earls of Macclesfield, with the armorial Sapere Aude bookplate and blindstamps to the first two leaves. Second edition of a controversial work first published the previous year, by Martin Clifford (b. 1624), who was Master of the Charterhouse from 1671 until his death in 1677. 'In 1674 Clifford published anonymously in London A Treatise of Humane Reason, which stirred up a ten-year controversy by advancing the hypothesis of salvation even for an honest erring conscience. It was frequently reprinted. Not long after its publication Bishop Benjamin Laney of Ely dined with many ‘persons of quality’ in the Charterhouse, when he was asked about his opinion on that book. Undoubtedly unaware that he was in the presence of its author, the bishop answered that "twas no matter if all the copies were burnt and the author with them, knowing by what he had read in the book that the author makes every man's private fancy judge of religion". In 1682 the Unitarian author William Popple published a French translation of Clifford's treatise introduced by a longer preface justifying the opinions in it, with the title Traité de la raison humaine traduit de l'anglois. This aroused great interest among the Huguenot refugees in Holland' (ODNB). N° de ref. de la librería ABE-13381330707

Librería y condiciones de venta

Opciones de pago

Esta librería acepta las siguientes opciones de pago:

  • American Express
  • Carte Bleue
  • MasterCard
  • Visa

[Buscar en el catálogo de esta librería]

[Todos los libros de esta librería]

[Hacer una pregunta a la librería]

Librería: Rudi Thoemmes Rare Books
Dirección: Bristol, Reino Unido

Librería en AbeBooks desde: 18 de julio de 2014
Valoración librería: Valoración 5 estrellas

Condiciones de venta:

All items are subject to prior sale and are sent on an approval basis.

Condiciones de envío:

Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required. All books are sent by trackable courier and are fully insured by us until they reach you.

Descripción de la librería: We specialise in philosophy and related fields, with a particular emphasis on German texts. At any one time we have works by most of the major (and many of the minor) European philosophers from the start of the early modern period to the middle of the twentieth century. A selection from our stock can be found below. Please also visit our website at www.rrbltd.com