Thoughts on the Origin and Descent of the Gael: With an Account of the Picts, Caledonians, and Scots; And Observations Relative to the Authenticity of the Poems of Ossian (Classic Reprint)

Thoughts on the Origin and Descent of the Gael: With an Account of the Picts, Caledonians, and Scots; And Observations Relative to the Authenticity of the Poems of Ossian (Classic Reprint)

by James Grant
     
 

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Whoever is desirous of acquiring knowledge of the state and condition of mankind, as they now exist, under various appearences and circumstances, on the face of the earth, may be

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Excerpt from Thoughts on the Origin and Descent of the Gael: With an Account of the Picts, Caledonians, and Scots; And Observations Relative to the Authenticity of the Poems of Ossian

Whoever is desirous of acquiring knowledge of the state and condition of mankind, as they now exist, under various appearences and circumstances, on the face of the earth, may be amply gratified by consulting those extensive sources of information, which the intercourse of modern civilized nations with the inhabitants of this globe, in all its religions, has laid open to the eye of curiosity. The observations and researches of modern travellers, of different talents and descriptions, have increased our intelligence of the nature and properties of our species.

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ISBN-13:
9781330733400
Publisher:
FB &c Ltd
Publication date:
07/05/2015
Pages:
468
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.94(d)

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