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The Resource The sacred theory of the earth :, containing an account of the original of the earth, and of all the general changes which it hath undergone, or is to undergo till the consummation of all things. In four books. I. Concerning the deluge, II. Concerning paradise, III. The burning of the world. IV. The new heavens and new earth. With a review of the theory, and of its proofs; especially in reference to Scripture. As also the author's defence of the work, from the exceptions of Mr. Warren, and the examination of Mr. Keil. And an Ode to the author by Mr. Addison. Vol. I[-II]

The sacred theory of the earth :, containing an account of the original of the earth, and of all the general changes which it hath undergone, or is to undergo till the consummation of all things. In four books. I. Concerning the deluge, II. Concerning paradise, III. The burning of the world. IV. The new heavens and new earth. With a review of the theory, and of its proofs; especially in reference to Scripture. As also the author's defence of the work, from the exceptions of Mr. Warren, and the examination of Mr. Keil. And an Ode to the author by Mr. Addison. Vol. I[-II]

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The sacred theory of the earth :
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The sacred theory of the earth :
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containing an account of the original of the earth, and of all the general changes which it hath undergone, or is to undergo till the consummation of all things. In four books. I. Concerning the deluge, II. Concerning paradise, III. The burning of the world. IV. The new heavens and new earth. With a review of the theory, and of its proofs; especially in reference to Scripture. As also the author's defence of the work, from the exceptions of Mr. Warren, and the examination of Mr. Keil. And an Ode to the author by Mr. Addison. Vol. I[-II]
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The sacred theory of the earth :, containing an account of the original of the earth, and of all the general changes which it hath undergone, or is to undergo till the consummation of all things. In four books. I. Concerning the deluge, II. Concerning paradise, III. The burning of the world. IV. The new heavens and new earth. With a review of the theory, and of its proofs; especially in reference to Scripture. As also the author's defence of the work, from the exceptions of Mr. Warren, and the examination of Mr. Keil. And an Ode to the author by Mr. Addison. Vol. I[-II]
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  • Portrait of the author, signed G. Kneller: p. G. Vertue. s.: v. 1, frontispiece
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  • First published in Latin, 1681-1689, under title: Telluris theoria sacra; first English edition, 1648-1690, has title: The theory of the earth
  • Noted in LC Pre-1956 imprints, NB 0981534
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2 v. : ill., plates (part fold.), diagrs., maps, port. ; 21 cm.
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Dedication signed: Thomas Burnet.
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  • (OCoLC)03701312
  • ucoclc3701312
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The sacred theory of the earth :, containing an account of the original of the earth, and of all the general changes which it hath undergone, or is to undergo till the consummation of all things. In four books. I. Concerning the deluge, II. Concerning paradise, III. The burning of the world. IV. The new heavens and new earth. With a review of the theory, and of its proofs; especially in reference to Scripture. As also the author's defence of the work, from the exceptions of Mr. Warren, and the examination of Mr. Keil. And an Ode to the author by Mr. Addison. Vol. I[-II]
Publication
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  • Portrait of the author, signed G. Kneller: p. G. Vertue. s.: v. 1, frontispiece
  • Head and tail pieces
  • First published in Latin, 1681-1689, under title: Telluris theoria sacra; first English edition, 1648-1690, has title: The theory of the earth
  • Noted in LC Pre-1956 imprints, NB 0981534
Extent
2 v. : ill., plates (part fold.), diagrs., maps, port. ; 21 cm.
Note
Dedication signed: Thomas Burnet.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)03701312
  • ucoclc3701312

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