The Luxury of Skepticisms (Book)

Box, M.A.
September 2002
Notes & Queries;Sep2002, Vol. 49 Issue 3, p430
Book Review
Reviews the book 'The Luxury of Skepticism: Politics, Philosophy, and Dialogue in the English Public Sphere, 1660-1740,' by Timothy Dykstal.


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