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"Rev. Thomas Reid" 1796

98.1 x 85.3 CRE RAEBURN, Henry, Sir; (Scottish; 1758-1823) The sitter (1710-1796) succeeded Adam Smith as professor of Moral Philosophy at the university of Glasgow in 1764. One of the leading philosophers of his generation, Reid was a champion of the "common sense" school of Scottish philosophers, believing that intuition played an important role in the way people perceive the world. Reid sat to …