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

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

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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Title:The Correspondence And Diary Of Philip Doddridge, Ed. By J.d. HumphreysFormat: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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