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SACRED HISTORY

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THE WORLD.

VOL. II.

THE

SACRED HISTORY

OF

THE WORLD,

ATTEMPTED TO BE

PHILOSOPHICALLY CONSIDERED,

IN A

SERIES OF LETTERS TO A SON.

VOL. II.

BY SHARON TURNER, F.S.A. & R.A.S.L.

LONDON:

LONGMAN, REES, ORME, BROWN, GREEN AND LONGMAN,

PATERNOSTER ROW.

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LONDON:
Printed by James & Luke G. Hansard & Sons,

near Lincoln's-Inu Fields.

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This Second Volume continues the attempt to trace
the outlines of the Sacred History of the World, as
the phenomena of nature, and the experience of
life unfold it to us; with such illustrations, as the
superior sources of our knowlege upon it, more cer-
tainly, supply. The former Letters were principally
directed to consider it, in the formations and system
of the material laws and structure of our globe, and
in the various classes of organic and sentient life
which appear upon it. The present Correspondence
carries on the investigation ; but is more particularly
applied to observe and delineate the Divine economy
in its more special reference to mankind ; and to
exhibit the plans and principles and purposes, which
seem to have been pursued with respect to them, and
to the progression of human nature in their succes-
sive generations, and therefore in the conduct and

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