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BIATHANATOS. A Declaration of that Paradoxe, or Thesis, that Selfe-homicide is not so Naturally Sinne, that it may never be otherwise.

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BIATHANATOS. A Declaration of that Paradoxe, or Thesis, that Selfe-homicide is not so Naturally Sinne, that it may never be otherwise. (a.k.a. BIATHANATOS)

By John Donne


The publication date of 1644 is taken from the final leaf with Rushworth's imprimatur. Pforzheimer suggests 1646 and Keynes 1647. The full title reads as follows: "BIATHANATOS. A Declaration of that Paradoxe, or Thesis, that Selfe-homicide is not so Naturally Sinne, that it may never be o…

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