Dublin Review; A Quarterly and Critical Journal Volume 21

Dublin Review; A Quarterly and Critical Journal Volume 21

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1846 edition. Excerpt: ...&c. By the Rev. W. Maskell, M.A. In two volumes, 8vo. Picker! ing, 1846.' We regret that these two most interesting works have reached us too late for anything but a short notice. We must reserve them for a more extended article, in which alone we can do full justice to their important contents. At present we must content ourselves with saying, that great care has been taken both in editing and publishing very valuable materials: so that substance and form should be in perfect accordance. No liturgical scholar will be able to dispense with Mr. Maskell's publications. VII.--The Faith of Catholics on certain points of Controversy, confirmed by Scripture, and attested by the Fathers of the first five centuries. Compiled by the Rev. Jos. Beringtos and the Rev. John Kirk. Third edition, revised and greatly enlarged by the Rev. James Waterwortii, vol. iii. Dolman, 1846. It is not easy to review a work of this character, even though ample space were given for it; because it embraces so many topics, and is so entirely made up of quotations, that it is difficult to make its merits known through either of the modes usually pursued by reviewers--either by analysis or by extracts. Still it will be unjust, both to the learned editor, who has enlarged this valuable work from the compass of one to three goodly volumes--to the zealous publisher, who has undertaken and completed so extensive a work--. and to the Catholic Church, of which it presents so powerful a defence, to pass it over without due notice. We have waited till the entire work was in our hands; but the third volume only reached us after the materials for our present number were ready. We must, therefore, content ourselves with making known to our readers its appearance, and reserve to...show more

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  • Paperback | 222 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 12mm | 404g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236800826
  • 9781236800824