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EVIDENCES OF CHRISTIANITY:
En Three Parts.
BY WILLIAM PALEY, D.D.
LATE ARCHDEACON OF CARLISLE.
A NEW EDITION, WITH NOTES, APPENDIX, AND PREFACE,
BY THE REV. E. A. LITTON, M.A.
LATE FELLOW OF ORIEL COLLEGE; AUTHOR OF ESSAY ON "MIRACLES."
CHRISTIAN EVIDENCE COMMITTEE OF THE
SOLD AT THE DEPOSITORIES:
77, GREAT QUEEN STREET, LINCOLN'S INN FIELDS;
4, ROYAL EXCHANGE; 48, PICCADILLY;
AND BY ALL BOOKSELLERS.
110. k. 441.
HONOURABLE AND RIGHT REVEREND
JAMES YORK, D.D.
LORD BISHOP OF ELY.
WHEN, five years ago, an important station in the University of Cambridge awaited your Lordship's disposal, you were pleased to offer it to me. The circumstances under which this offer was made demand a public acknowledgment. I have never seen your Lordship; I possessed no connexion which could possibly recommend me to your favour; I was known to you only by my endeavours, in common with many others, to discharge my duty as a tutor in the University; and by some very imperfect, but certainly well-intended, and as you thought, useful publications since. In an age by no means wanting in examples of honourable patronage, although this deserve not to be mentioned in respect of the object of your Lordship's choice, it is inferior to none in the purity