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Self-knowledge A treatise, shewing the nature and benefit of that important science, and the way to attain it. Intermixed with various reflections and observations on human nature. By John Mason, ... by John Mason

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Published by printed for J. Rivington and Sons; C. Dilly; J. Matthews; and Scatherd and Whitaker in London .
Written in English


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Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1986. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 3960, no. 12).

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 3960, no. 12.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[14],211,[1]p.,plate
Number of Pages211
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Open LibraryOL16995256M

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