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The Resource The improvement of human reason, : exhibited in the life of Hai Ebn Yokdhan; =, written in Arabick above 500 years ago, by Abu Jaafar ebn Tophail. In which is demonstrated by what methods one may, by the meer light of nature, attain the knowledg of things natural and supernatural; more particularly the knowledg of God, and the affairs of another life. Illustrated with proper figures. Newly translatad from the original Arabick, by Simon Ockley. With an appendix, in which the possibility of man's attaining the true knowledg of God, and things necessary to salvation, without instruction, is briefly consider'd

The improvement of human reason, : exhibited in the life of Hai Ebn Yokdhan; =, written in Arabick above 500 years ago, by Abu Jaafar ebn Tophail. In which is demonstrated by what methods one may, by the meer light of nature, attain the knowledg of things natural and supernatural; more particularly the knowledg of God, and the affairs of another life. Illustrated with proper figures. Newly translatad from the original Arabick, by Simon Ockley. With an appendix, in which the possibility of man's attaining the true knowledg of God, and things necessary to salvation, without instruction, is briefly consider'd

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The improvement of human reason, : exhibited in the life of Hai Ebn Yokdhan; =
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The improvement of human reason,
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exhibited in the life of Hai Ebn Yokdhan; =
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written in Arabick above 500 years ago, by Abu Jaafar ebn Tophail. In which is demonstrated by what methods one may, by the meer light of nature, attain the knowledg of things natural and supernatural; more particularly the knowledg of God, and the affairs of another life. Illustrated with proper figures. Newly translatad from the original Arabick, by Simon Ockley. With an appendix, in which the possibility of man's attaining the true knowledg of God, and things necessary to salvation, without instruction, is briefly consider'd
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eng
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non fiction
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The improvement of human reason, : exhibited in the life of Hai Ebn Yokdhan; =, written in Arabick above 500 years ago, by Abu Jaafar ebn Tophail. In which is demonstrated by what methods one may, by the meer light of nature, attain the knowledg of things natural and supernatural; more particularly the knowledg of God, and the affairs of another life. Illustrated with proper figures. Newly translatad from the original Arabick, by Simon Ockley. With an appendix, in which the possibility of man's attaining the true knowledg of God, and things necessary to salvation, without instruction, is briefly consider'd
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  • The appendix ... by Simon Ockley (p. [163]-195) has special t.p
  • A Latin translation by Edward Pococke was published in 1671 under title: Philosophus autodidactus sive epistola Abi Jaafar ebn Tophail
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[12], 195 p.
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plates. ok21 cm.
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  • (OCoLC)19053323
  • ucoclc19053323
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The improvement of human reason, : exhibited in the life of Hai Ebn Yokdhan; =, written in Arabick above 500 years ago, by Abu Jaafar ebn Tophail. In which is demonstrated by what methods one may, by the meer light of nature, attain the knowledg of things natural and supernatural; more particularly the knowledg of God, and the affairs of another life. Illustrated with proper figures. Newly translatad from the original Arabick, by Simon Ockley. With an appendix, in which the possibility of man's attaining the true knowledg of God, and things necessary to salvation, without instruction, is briefly consider'd
Publication
Note
  • The appendix ... by Simon Ockley (p. [163]-195) has special t.p
  • A Latin translation by Edward Pococke was published in 1671 under title: Philosophus autodidactus sive epistola Abi Jaafar ebn Tophail
Extent
[12], 195 p.
Other physical details
plates. ok21 cm.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)19053323
  • ucoclc19053323

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