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An account of virtue, or, Dr. Henry More"s abridgment of morals

More, Henry

An account of virtue, or, Dr. Henry More"s abridgment of morals

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Published by Printed for Benj. Tooke in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethics -- Early works to 1800,
  • Virtue -- Early works to 1800

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAn account of virtue, Dr. Henry More"s abridgment of morals, Doctor Henry More"s abridgment of morals
    Statementput into English
    SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 796:14
    ContributionsSouthwell, Edward, 1671-1730
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination[16], 268 p
    Number of Pages268
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15035674M

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This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pagesAuthor: Edward Southwell. A moral virtue is a trait of character manifested in habitual action that it is good for anyone to have.

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Objection 1. It would seem that there is only one moral e just as the direction of moral actions belongs to reason which is the subject of the intellectual virtues; so does their inclination belong to the appetite which is the subject of moral there is only one intellectual virtue to direct all moral acts, viz.

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