Literature and Dogma

From Wikisource
Jump to: navigation, search


'La tendance à l'ordre ne peut-elle faire une partie essentielle de nos inclinations, de notre instinct, comme la tendance à la conservation, à la reproduction?'
Senancour.
('May not the tendency to conduct form an essential part of our inclinations, of our instinct, like the tendency to self-preservation, to the reproduction of the species?')



LITERATURE & DOGMA



AN ESSAY TOWARDS

A BETTER APPREHENSION OF THE BIBLE





BY

MATTHEW ARNOLD

FORMERLY PROFESSOR OF POETRY IN THE UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD AND FELLOW OF ORIEL COLLEGE



POPULAR EDITION




LONDON

SMITH, ELDER, & CO., 15 WATERLOO PLACE

1883


[All rights reserved]


This work was published before January 1, 1923, and is in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago.