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A history of English philosophy

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Published by G.P. Putnam"s Sons in New York, London .
Written in English


  • Philosophy, English

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Edition Notes

Statementby W.R. Sorley.
LC ClassificationsB1111 .S6 1921
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 372 p.
Number of Pages372
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6638947M
LC Control Number21020066

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