A Critical History of the Celtic Religions and Learning : Containing an Account of the Druids ; or, the Priests and Judges, of the Vaids, or the Diviners and Physicians; and of the Bards, or the Poets and Heralds ; of the Ancient Gauls, Britons, Irish and Scots

By: TOLAND, John

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TOLAND, John. A Critical History of the Celtic Religions and Learning : Containing an Account of the Druids ; or, the Priests and Judges, of the Vaids, or the Diviners and Physicians; and of the Bards, or the Poets and Heralds ; of the Ancient Gauls, Britons, Irish and Scots. London : "Published by Lackington, Hughes, Harding, and Co. and sold by the Principal Booksellers", [ca. 1820]. Pp (2),[2]-254,(1). 8vo (140 x 213 mm), rebound in red-brown buckram cloth, with gilt lettering to spine.

Sub-title on title page "With the History of Abaris, The Hyperborian, Priest of the Sun. To Which is Added An Abstract of the Life of the Author". Title on spine is simply "Druids".

John Toland, M.A. (b. November 30, 1670, Londonderry, Ireland – d. March 11, 1722, London, England) was an Irish rationalist philosopher, who wrote numerous books and pamphlets on political philosophy and philosophy of religion.

Abstract of the Life of John Toland.

1. The First Letter, to the Right Honourable the Lord Viscount Molesworth.
2. The Second Letter, to the Right Honourable the Lord Viscount Molesworth.
3. The Third Letter, to the Right Honourable the Lord Viscount Molesworth.
4. Mr. Tate's Questions, about the Druids, and other British Antiquities.
5. Mr. Jones's Answers to Mr. Tate's Questions.

With Vocabularium Armorico-Hibernicum, A Specimen of the Armorican Language - The Beatitudes, Matt. viii. 1 &c.

Ex library, with a few stamps, foxing & browning throughout, else good, solid. 150.00

Title: A Critical History of the Celtic Religions and Learning : Containing an Account of the Druids ; or, the Priests and Judges, of the Vaids, or the Diviners and Physicians; and of the Bards, or the Poets and Heralds ; of the Ancient Gauls, Britons, Irish and Scots

Author Name: TOLAND, John

Categories: 3,

Publisher: London, Lackington, Hughes, Harding, and Co.: ca. 1820

Seller ID: 116628

Keywords: RELIGION RELIGIOUS BRITISH PAGAN PAGANISM HISTORY CELTIC DRUIDS DRUIDIC ,