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Memoirs of a philosopher

by Frederick Charles Copleston

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Published by Sheed & Ward in Kansas City, MO .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Copleston, Frederick Charles,
    • Jesuits -- England -- Biography,
    • Historians of philosophy -- England -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementFrederick C. Copleston.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsB51.6.C66 A3 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 228 p. :
      Number of Pages228
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1400069M
      ISBN 101556125704, 1556126212
      LC Control Number93007810

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