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A theory of reality

Ladd, George Trumbull

A theory of reality

an essay in metaphysical system upon the basis of human cognitive experience

by Ladd, George Trumbull

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Published by C. Scribner"s sons in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Knowledge, Theory of.,
  • Reality.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby George Trumbull Ladd.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB945.L23 T5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 556 p.
    Number of Pages556
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL528899M
    LC Control Number99002124
    OCLC/WorldCa3255180


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