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Published by Scholarly Press in Grosse Pointe, Mich .
Written in English


  • Metaphysics.,
  • Knowledge, Theory of.

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StatementNew York, Macmillan, 1914.
LC ClassificationsBD111 .F9 1968b
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 627 p.
Number of Pages627
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5414094M
LC Control Number73005654

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