professors and their critics (Glasgow University in the 18th Century). by John Duncan Mackie

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SeriesProceedings of the Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow -- 72:4
ContributionsRoyal Philosophical Society of Glasgow.
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Pagination58 p.
Number of Pages58
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