|Statement||by David Hume, esq. With notes and references, exhibiting the most important differences between this author and Dr. Lingard.|
|LC Classifications||DA30 .H9 1832a|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||2 v. :|
|LC Control Number||02007827|
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