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Speculations literary and philosophic.

Thomas De Quincey

Speculations literary and philosophic.

by Thomas De Quincey

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Published by Hogg in London, Edinburgh .
Written in English


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SeriesSelections grave and gay -- 13
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  Speculations is a serial imprint that was created to explore post-continental philosophy and speculative realism. Each volume provides a forum for the exploration of speculative realism and post-continental philosophy, and its ultimate aim is to facilitate discussion about ongoing developments within the realist resurgence in contemporary continental philosophy, and to foster links with.   Philosophy is an Academic discipline that exercises reason and logic in an attempt to understand reality and answer fundamental questions about knowledge, life, morality and human nature. Philosophy is the root of all knowledge. It is considered as mother of all sciences. Philosophy helps to coordinate the various activities of individual and the society.

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OCLC Number: Description: xviii, pages. Contents: Lord Carlisle on Pope --Glance at the works of Makintosh --Anecdotage: Miss Hawking's Anecdotes --Herder --Idea of a universal history on a cosmo-political plan --Charlemagne --Goethe's Wilhelm Meister Title: De Quincey's works, vol.

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PrefacePhilosophy in India is not a product of speculation but of experience, direct and personal. A true philosopher is he whose life and behaviour bear testimony to the truths he system of philosophy in India is a quest for Truth, which is one and the same, always and everywhere.

The modes of approach differ, logic varies, but the purpose remains the same-trying to reach that. His own literary and philosophical gifts ensure that something of Plato will live on for as long as readers engage with his works.

Dating, editing, translation Plato’s works are traditionally arranged in a manner deriving from Thrasyllus of Alexandria (flourished 1st century ce): 36 works (counting the Letters as one) are divided into nine.

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Literary and Philosophical Society of Newcastle upon Tyne. OCLC Number: Notes: Drop-head title on p 'Speculations on the propriety of attempting the establishment of a literary society in Newcastle'.

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I think that there is nothing, not even crime, more opposed to poetry, to philosophy, ay, to life itself than this incessant business.