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Sir , said he , you have seen but a small part of what the mechanick sciences can
perform . I have been long of opinion , that , instead of the tardy conveyance of
ships and chariots , man might use the swifter migration of wings ; that the fields
I had no motives of choice to regulate my voyage ; it was sufficient for me that ,
wherever I wandered , I should see a country which I had not seen before . I
therefore entered a ship bound for Surat , having left a letter for my father
declaring my ...
They had seen nothing ; for they had lived from early youth in that narrow spot : of
what they had not seen they could have no knowledge , for they could not read .
They had no ideas but of the few things that were within their view , and had ...
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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