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A Treatise of the Laws of Nature, translated, with Introduction and Appendix, by John Maxwell (1727), edited and with a Foreword by Jon Parkin (Indianapolis: Liberty Fund, 2005).
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A TREATISE OF THE LAWS OF NATURE
LAWS of NATURE.
By the Right Reverend Father in God, Richard Cumberland, Lord Bishop of Peterborough.
Made English from the Latin by John Maxwell, M.A. Prebendary of Connor, and Chaplain to his Excellency the Lord Carteret, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland.
To which is prefix’d,
An Introduction concerning the mistaken Notions which the Heathens had of the DEITY, and the Defects in their Morality, whence the Usefulness of Revelation may appear.
At the End is subjoin’d,
An Appendix, containing two Discourses, 1. Concerning the Immateriality of Thinking Substance. 2. Concerning the Obligation, Promulgation, and Observance, of the LAW of NATURE, by the Translator.1
Printed by R. Phillips; and Sold by J. Knapton, in St. Paul’s Church-Yard, J. Senex, over against St. Dunstan’s Church, in Fleet-Street, F. Fayram, at the South-Entrance of the Royal-Exchange, J. Osborne, and T. Longman, in Pater-Noster-Row, and T. Osborne, by Gray’s-Inn-Walks. 1727.
[1. ]In some copies the following variant text replaces “by the Translator”: “the Introduction and latter part of the Appendix being chiefly extracted out of the writings of the learned Mr. Brocklesby, by the translator.” Richard Brocklesby (1636–1714) was the author of An Explication of the Gospel—Theism and the Divinity of the Christian Religion (1706). Maxwell makes liberal use of Brocklesby’s text, particularly books I and V, adapting, paraphrasing, and sometimes plagiarizing the text without reference.