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Hell and the Victorians

a study of the nineteenth-century theological controversies concerning eternal punishment and the future life.

by Geoffrey Rowell

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Eschatology -- History of doctrines -- 19th century,
    • England -- Religion -- 19th century

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [222]-234.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBT819.5 .R68
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 242 p.
      Number of Pages242
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5102482M
      ISBN 100198266383
      LC Control Number74174598

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