Letter from William Wallace Fyfe to Robert Owen

Scope and Content

Manuscript letter complementing Owen on behalf of the Philalethean Society of Edinburgh and enclosing their reply to his recent "address and challenge", along with a copy of William Gillespie's "Argument a priori for the Being and Attributes of God".Note: (i) Neither of the enclosed items referred to in the letter were available; (ii) "Philalethean" is derived from the Greek compound word signifying "friends or lovers of truth".


Stamped number: 1163