years before becoming Professor of Persian at the Ecole des Langues Orientales in Paris. Members save with free shipping everyday! This book was written to determine the value and significance of the Cartesian Reform with regard to metaphysical and theological wisdom. He owned a bookshop and speculated in property, a venture which resulted in his exile to Brussels. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books.
The preface to the 1845 edition of his Dictionnaire Infernal, reissued here, claims its purpose is to refute error, banish superstition, and explain literary symbols and imagery.Significantly, the preface and the book's concluding paragraph affirm the Church's role as a source of truth, and the book carries the approval of the archbishop of Paris.
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Language: English. This historical dictionary was the first reference work to seriously document superstitions, manifestations, magic, and superstitions.