Dublin Review Volume 6

Dublin Review Volume 6

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1839 edition. Excerpt: ...clergyman of the London District. In the present work, Dr. Veith exhibits the same qualities which have so often distinguished his other writings--the talent of ingenious combination--great lucidness in his catechetical arrangement--the most diversified reading--and a power of vivid delineation. ECCLESIASTICAL AND CIVIL HISToRY, &C &C. Lehrbuch der Kirchengeschichte, von Dr. Dollinger. (Manual of Church History, by Dr. Dollinger.) Vol. ii. Ratisbon, 1838.--It is with pleasure we hail the appearance of the 2nd volume of Dr. The words of the enemies of Christ, transited by Dr. Cox. Keating and Brown, London. Dollinger's excellent Manual of Church History. This volume embraces the external history of the Church, in two successive periods, from the year 680 to 1073, and from the year 1073 to 1517. This volume is distinguished for the same clearness of arrangement, the same laborious enquiry after the original fountains of information, the same critical sagacity, and elegant perspicuity of style, which characterize all the productions of this great theologian. Professor Dollinger possesses a wonderful grasp of research. There is scarcely a book, however recent, appearing in the different countries of Europe, in anywise connected with the subject of his investigations, that he has not perused, or, at least, consulted. Could the limits of this summary notice permit, we would willingly translate several interesting passages from this work, which is allowed to be the best of the kind that has appeared in Germany. We understand that an able divine intends favouring the British public with a translation of this valuable manual, or of the author's larger ecclesiastical history. The translation of either would be a most acceptable gift. The British...show more

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  • Paperback | 242 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 13mm | 440g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236647947
  • 9781236647948