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From the nature of the mind to personal dignity the significance of Rosmini"s philosophy by Juan Francisco Franck

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Published by Catholic University of America Press in Washington, DC .
Written in English


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StatementJuan F. Franck.
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LC ClassificationsB
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Paginationvi, 209 p. ;
Number of Pages209
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Open LibraryOL22728065M
ISBN 100813214386

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