Results 1-3 of 57
Must they be passed by upon moral principles for ever , because they were once excluded by a legal prohibition ? Or may that which passed only to males by one law , pass likewise to females by another ? ' You mention your resolution to ...
I gave him an account of a conversation which had passed between me and Captain Cook , the day before , at dinner at Sir John Pringle's ; and he was much pleased with the conscientious accuracy of that celebrated circumnavigator ...
But Dr. Percy told me he was very uneasy at what had passed ; for there was a gentleman there who was acquainted with the Northumberland family , to whom he hoped to have appeared more respectable , by shewing how intimate he was with ...
What people are saying - Write a review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - keithhamblen - LibraryThing
12/22/20 I own the complete set (vol 1-54) and keep them at home on the top west shelf of my office; this includes The Great Conversation (which is volume 1) and The Great Ideas (volumes 2-3, the ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - donbuch1 - LibraryThing
This classic series represents the Western canon not without academic controversy. The latest volumes of the Great Books include some women writers, but they are still definitely underrepresented ... Read full review