The Correspondence And Diary Of Philip Doddridge, Ed. By J.d. Humphreys

Paperback | October 12, 2012

byPhilip Doddridge

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1830 edition. Excerpt: ...CLARK, D. D. REV. AND DEAR SIR, Northampton, Nov. 21, 1737. I Here send you, by the hand of my friend, Mr. Rodwick, some of the first sheets of my Family Expositor, which follow the specimen. I beg that you would peruse them carefully, and mark the chief faults you may find in them; I say the chief faults, for I am afraid there are many: the literal mistakes no doubt are numerous, for I have never reviewed them since they were transcribed, any such you will please to correct with your pen as you go along. I have not yet marked that part of my paraphrase which makes up the new translation, but you will easily distinguish it from the rest; I would have reviewed and corrected it before it had passed into your hands, but that I only knew of this opportunity on Saturday, and have had no leisure to do it since. I assure you, Sir, that it is with some confusion that I submit it to the view of so critical an eye as yours; but I know it must pass through the hands of many, whose candour will by no means be such a balance to the accuracy of their judgment as I know yours to be; and therefore, as if I were going to law, I should desire to hear from my own counsel the worst of my case; so I desire that you will, in this review of my whole work (for I shall be very glad to submit the whole to your examination), spare nothing, either small or great, which you apprehend to be an error. I will not put you to the vast trouble of writing your reasons for the exceptions you make, only please to keep a piece of paper on which to mark the page, verse, or the clauses you except against, that I may give them a more attentive review; to which if you please to add any remarks of your own, not to be found in commentators, and which will not swell the notes to an...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1830 edition. Excerpt: ...CLARK, D. D. REV. AND DEAR SIR, Northampton, Nov. 21, 1737. I Here send you, by the hand of my friend, Mr. Rodw...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:134 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.29 inPublished:October 12, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217381545

ISBN - 13:9780217381543

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