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But his original curiosity was not yet abated ; he resolved to obtain some
knowledge of the ways of men . His wish still continued , but his hope grew less .
He ceased to survey any longer the walls of his prison , and spared to search by
They are more powerful , Sir , than we , answered Imlac , because they are wiser
; knowledge will always predominate over ignorance , as man governs the other
animals . But why their knowledge is more than ours , I know not what reason ...
He forbore to force upon them unwelcome knowledge , which time itself would
too soon impress . The princess and her lady retired ; the madness of the
astronomer hung upon their minds , and they desired Imlac to enter upon his
office , and ...
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LibraryThing Reviewمعاينة المستخدمين - Tess_W - LibraryThing
A short, 95 page book that pondered the meaning of life. This was published in 1761 and it is dated with a lot of scientific mumbo-jumbo. Of course, the ending concluded one was unable to ponder the meaning of life. Had this been much longer than 95 pages, I would not have finished it قراءة التقييم بأكمله
LibraryThing Reviewمعاينة المستخدمين - Lukerik - LibraryThing
I find it hard to believe that a book this good could be written in a week, but the evidence is before me and I have read it. A strange mix of fairy tale, light philosophy and speculum regis. Smooth ... قراءة التقييم بأكمله