Vindiciae Christianae: or, A Comparison of the Genius, Temper, and Influence of the Greek, Roman, Hindu, and Mahometan Religions, contrasted with Christianity; Shewing, from the defects of the former - the necessity of an inspired revelation: and, from the nature and excellency of the latter - the reality and certainty of its accomplishment.

By: Alley, Jerome (Rev.)

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Spine and boards rubbed and stained. 3" tear to cloth at upper part of front joint. Chips to paper spine label. Gutters broken at hinges. Pencil marginalia on front endpaper. Heavy dampstains to title page. Occasional dampstains throughout, mostly affecting the blank margins of leaves. ; 1836 edition. This title was originally published with a slightly different title in 1826 as "Vindiciae Christianae: Or, A Comparative Estimate of the Genius and Temper of the Greek, the Roman, the Hindu, the Mahometan, and the Christian Religions". [xvi], 682 pages. Errata on page [xvi]. Contemporary papered boards with cloth spine and printed paper label on spine. Page dimensions: 221 x 140mm. A comparative study of world religions. Alley (1760-1826) gained a degree at Trinity College, Dublin. He was the Rector of the Parishes of Beaulieu and Drumcarr, in the Diocese of Armagh. He was also a poet. ; 8vo

Title: Vindiciae Christianae: or, A Comparison of the Genius, Temper, and Influence of the Greek, Roman, Hindu, and Mahometan Religions, contrasted with Christianity; Shewing, from the defects of the former - the necessity of an inspired revelation: and, from the nature and excellency of the latter - the reality and certainty of its accomplishment.

Author Name: Alley, Jerome (Rev.)

Categories: Other,

Publisher: London, Printed for T. Cadell, in the Strand: 1836

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

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