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  1. Archaeologiae Philosophicae:

    Archaeologiae Philosophicae:

    sive Doctrina antiqua de Rerum Originibus.
    First edition of one of the primary works of the natural philosopher and headmaster Thomas Burnet (c.1635-1715), in which he attempted "to demonstrate that his theory of the earth was also compatible with what could be known of ancient accounts of creation" (ODNB). "Burnet's stunning theory of earth formation was an attempt to twist the arm of the Bible's creation story until it submitted to scientific knowledge. Learn More
    £1,750

    Date of Publication: 1692

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 110054

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