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James Beattie

Essays. On the nature and immutability of truth, in opposition to Sophistry and Scepticism. On poetry and music, as they affect the Mind. On laughter, and ludicrous composition. On the utility of classical learning. By James Beattie, LL. D. Professor of Moral Philosophy and Logic in the Marischal College and University of Aberdeen.

Dublin: Published for C. Jenkin, 1778.
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Essays. On the nature and immutability of truth, in opposition to Sophistry and Scepticism. On poetry and music, as they affect the Mind. On laughter, and ludicrous composition. On the utility of classical learning. By James Beattie, LL. D. Professor of Moral Philosophy and Logic in the Marischal College and University of Aberdeen. Library Average
Circulation records from 1793-1799 are lost.
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James Inglis10/21/178911/7/1789Beatties Essays
Egbert BensonVolume 11/27/17902/22/179010pBeatties Essays
Egbert BensonVolume 12/22/17903/1/1790" con
Egbert BensonVolume 23/1/17903/29/1790"
James Miles HughesVolume 12/10/17913/8/17916dBeatties Essays
James Miles Hughes3/8/17913/29/1791Beatties essays con
James Miles Hughes3/29/17914/12/1791" con
John Graham Jr.Volume 16/13/17916/19/1791Beatties Essays
John Parsons6/15/17916/16/1791Beaut. Essay
John Graham Jr.Volume 26/19/17916/20/1791"
Samuel BardVolume 21/16/17922/23/1791"
Samuel BardVolume 11/16/17922/28/1791Beaties Essay
Samuel BardVolume 11/28/17922/4/1792Beaties Essay
John H. LivingstonVolume 21/31/17922/1/1792Beauties Essay
Thomas PearsallVolume 12/9/17922/15/1792Beatties Essays
Malcolm Campbell2/27/17923/12/1792Beatties Essay
Thomas Hammersley10/21/180111/28/18012/6Beattie's Essays
Thomas Hammersley11/28/18011/6/18022/9"
Thomas ServiceVolume 13/15/18023/16/1802Beatties Essays
David Van HorneVolume 13/16/18033/19/1803Beaties Essays
Alphius ShermanVolume 15/27/18035/28/1803Beatties Essays
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