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Essay on the Evils of Popular Ignorance. By John Foster.


Price: $85.00

Publisher: London:, Printed by J.S. Hughes, 66, Paternoster Row; for B.J. Holdsworth, 18, (South Side,) St. Paul's Church-Yard; and sold by William Oliphant, and Adam Black, Edinburgh; and Chalmers and Collins, Glasgow.: 1820 1820

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Item Number: 17667

"John Foster (1770-1843) English Baptist minister & author. ""In 1792 he commenced preaching, and officiated among the Baptists at Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Dublin, Chichester, Downend, near Bristol, and Frome in Somersetshire, in succession. Obliged by a glandular affection of the neck to discontinue preaching, he retired to Stapleton, near Bristol, and here he devoted himself to literary composition, for which few have been so well qualified.... In 1819 sic [1... View more info

Essays in a Series of Letters to a Friend, on the Following Subjects:


Price: $65.00

Publisher: Utica, NY, 1815 1815

Item Number: 16026

"FOSTER, JOHN. Essays in a Series of Letters to a Friend, on the Following Subjects: I. On a Man's Writing Memoirs of Himself. II. On Decision of Character. III. On the Application of the Epithet Romantic. IV. On Some of the Causes by Which Evangelical Religion has been Rendered Less Acceptable to Persons of Cultivated Taste. By John Foster. Inspicere, tanquam in speculum, in vitas omnium Jubeo, atque ex aliis sumere exemplum sibi. Ter. Two Volumes in One.... View more info