"For it is liable to many of the same absurdities with the Romish Doctrine, about the Eucharist; First, because it denies the certainty of our Senses in the proper objects, and consequently destroys their great Evidence of the Christian Religion, from the Miracles wrought in confirmation of it, which depends upon the Testimony of their Senses, who were Eye-witnesses of them."
— Psalmanazar, George (1679?-1763)
An Historical and Geographical Description of Formosa: An Island Subject to the Emperor of Japan. To Which Is Prefix'd, a Preface in Vindication of Himself from the Reflections of a Jesuit (London: Printed for Dan. Brown; G. Strahan, and W. Davis; Fran. Coggan; and Bernard Lintott, 1704). <Link to ECCO-TCP>