Vindiciae Christianae: A Comparative Estimate of the Genius and Temper of the Greek, the Roman, the Hindu, the Mahometan, and the Christian Religions.

By: Alley, Jerome

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[xvi], 682 pages. Comprehensive and relatively early volume of comparative religion (from a Christian angle) with chapter headings: Prefatory view / The being and atributes of God / Providence / Consolation / Devotion / Religious rites and institutions / Morrals and motives / Instruction of the poor / Domestic and female manners / Future state / Expiation - Atonement / Founders and teachers of religion / Conclusion. The volume has been professionally rebound in brown buckram wuth gilt titles to spine and new endpapers. Two library stamps on title page, no other x-lib. markings. foxing to first 20 pages, thereafter an occasional dot. Pages are rippled, but not dampstained.

Title: Vindiciae Christianae: A Comparative Estimate of the Genius and Temper of the Greek, the Roman, the Hindu, the Mahometan, and the Christian Religions.

Author Name: Alley, Jerome

Categories: Religion, Classics,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, T. Cadell: 1826

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Size: 8vo

Seller ID: Books005887

Keywords: comparative religion antique hinduism buddhism pre victorian islam