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A history of philosophical systems

Vergilius Ture Anselm Ferm

A history of philosophical systems

by Vergilius Ture Anselm Ferm

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Published by Littlefield, Adams in Paterson, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy -- History

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    Statementedited by Vergilius Ferm
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB"72"F37"1961
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 642 p.
    Number of Pages642
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21208376M

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