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" An Inquiry into the Secondary Causes which Mr. Gibbon has assigned for the rapid growth of Christianity. "
The General Biographical Dictionary: Containing an Historical and Critical ... - Page 453
edited by - 1814 - 32 pages
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General Biography: Or, Lives, Critical and Historical, of the Most ..., Volume 3

John Aikin - 1802
...in his history. The author more particularly aimed at the refutation of that writer in " An Enquiry into the Secondary Causes which Mr. Gibbon has assigned for the rapid Growth of Christianity," 4to. 1786. This work is accounted acute and solid in argument,- and free from the usual rancour of...
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The British essayists; with prefaces by A. Chalmers, Volume 26

British essayists - 1802
...The Annals of Scotland." He was also oneof those who repelled GIBBON'S attack on Christianity, by " An Inquiry into the Secondary Causes which Mr. GIBBON has assigned for the rapid Progress of Christianity, 4to. 1 786 " To the Gentleman's Magazine, the Biographia Britannica, and...
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The Critical Review: Or, Annals of Literature

1803
..."The Annals of Scotland." He was also one of those who repelled Gibbon's attack on Christianity, by " An Inquiry into the secondary Causes which Mr. Gibbon has assigned for the rapid Progress, of Christianity, 4to. l/SO." To the Gentleman's Magazine, the Biographia Bntannica, and to...
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Biographia Scotica: Or Scottish Biographical Dictionary; Containing a Short ...

John Stark - 1805 - 428 pages
...in England, to repel Mr. Gibbon's attack on Christianity, and published a 4(0 volume, intituled, " An Inquiry into the Secondary Causes which Mr. Gibbon has assigned for the rapid Progress of Christianity," in which there is a great display of literary acumen, and of zeal for the...
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An Account of the Life and Writings of James Beattie, LL.D. Late ..., Volume 2

Sir William Forbes - 1807 - 388 pages
...the mistakes and misrepresentations of Gibbon; in professed opposition to whom, Lord Hailes wrote " An Inquiry into the secondary Causes which Mr Gibbon...has assigned for the rapid growth of Christianity," which is justly considered as one of the ablest replies that have appeared in opposition to the sneers...
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Librarian, Being an Account of Scarce, Valuable, and Useful ..., Volume 1

1808
...of Mr. Gibbon's first publication, has he omitted to trace this unfair and insinuating author. 34. An Inquiry into the Secondary Causes which Mr. Gibbon...has assigned for the rapid growth of Christianity. Edin. 1786, gratefully and affectionately inscribed to Richard Kurd, Bishop of Worcester. 4to. pp....
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The Librarian; Being an Account of Scarce, Valuable, and Useful ..., Volumes 1-4

James Savage - 1808
...date of Mr. Gibbon's fint publication, has he omitted to trace this unfair and insinuating author. 34. An Inquiry into the Secondary Causes which Mr. Gibbon has assigned for the rupid growth of Christianity. Edin. 1786, gratefully and affectionately inscribed to Richard Hurd,...
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Essays, Biographical, Critical, and Historical Illustrative of the ..., Volume 2

Nathan Drake - 1810
...certainty;"* " Disquisitions concerning the Antiquity of the Christian Church," 1783; and " An Enquiry into the Secondary Causes which Mr. Gibbon has assigned for the rapid Growth of Christianity," 4to, 1786, both productions which display great learning, and strong argumentative powers. It was the...
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Essays: Biographical, Critical, and Historical; Illustrative of ..., Volume 2

Nathan Drake - 1810
...certainty;"* " Disquisitions concerning the Antiquity of the ChristianChurch," 1783; and "An Enquiry into the Secondary Causes which Mr. Gibbon has assigned for the rapid Growth of Christianity," 4to, 1786, both productions which display great learning, and strong argumentative powers. It was the...
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Essays, Biographical, Critical, and Historical: Illustrative of ..., Volume 2

Nathan Drake - 1810 - 499 pages
...certainty;"* " Disquisitions concerning the Antiquity of the Christian Church," 1783; and " An Enquiry into the. Secondary Causes which Mr. Gibbon has assigned for the rapid Growth of Christianity," 4to, 1786, both productions which display great learning, and strong argumentative powers. It was the...
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