A new theory of the earth, from its original, to the consummation of all things : Wherein the creation of the world in six days, the universal deluge, and the general conflagration, as laid down in the Holy Scriptures, are shewn to be perfectly agreeable to reason and philosophy. With a large introduction concerning the genuine nature, style and extent of the Mosaick history of the creation / by William Whiston.
By: Whiston, William.Material type: BookPublisher: London : Printed for J. Whiston and B. White, 1755Edition: The sixth ed. / to which is added, An appendix, containing a new theory of the deluge.Description: , 94, , 478 p. : 10 plates ; 21 cm.Subject(s): Creation -- Early works to 1800 | Bible and science | Earth -- Origin
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Text in English; notes in Latin, Greek, or English.
First ed. published in 1696.
Appendix signed at end: Will. Whiston. London, September 29, 1736; first appeared in the fifth edition, 1737.