Edinburgh Review,  1 (1802–03), 317–30.

Art. VII. [Review of The History of England, by John Adolphus]

[John A Murray] *



Publications reviewed:

Adolphus 1802 Pascal 1656


Religion, Freethought, Mathematics

    States: 'The Jesuits were first expelled from France, 1594, (though afterwards reestablished;) from Venice, in 1606; from England, 1604. Was all that done by free-thinking philosophers ? The ablest work that was ever published against them [...] was certainly the work of one of the most religious men that ever existed [i.e. Blaise Pascal]' (324).

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