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" Of all inventions, the alphabet and the printing press alone excepted, those inventions which abridge distance have done most for the civilization of our species. Every improvement of the means of locomotion benefits mankind morally and intellectually... "
Report of the Department of the Interior ... [with Accompanying Documents]. - Page 69
by United States. Dept. of the Interior - 1867
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Her Majesty's Mails: A History of the Post-office, and an Industrial Account ...

William Lewins - Economics - 1865 - 339 pages
...PENNAMT. " Of all inventions, the alphabet and the printing-press alone excepted, 1 hose inventions which abridge distance have done most for the civilization of our species. . . . Every improvement of the means of locomotion benefits mankind, morally and intellectually, as...
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British Farmer's Magazine, Issue 52

Agriculture - 1867
...well said, that of all inventions (the alphabet and the printingpress alone exceptcd) those inventions which abridge distance have done most for the civilization of our species, end that every improvement of the means of locomotion benefits mankind morally and intellectually,...
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The Travels of a Hindoo to Various Parts of Bengal and Upper India, Volume 1

Bholanauth Chunder - India - 1869
...all inventions,' says Macaulay, 'the alphabet and the printing pro* alone excepted, those inventions which abridge distance have done most for the civilization of our species. Every improvement of the means of locomotion benefits mankind morally and intellectually, as well as...
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Explorations of the Highlands of the Brazil: With a Full Account ..., Volume 1

Sir Richard Francis Burton - Brazil - 1869
...D'EL-REI. " Of all inventions, the alphabet and the printing press alone excepted, those inventions which abridge distance have done most for the civilization of our species." — Macavluy. RISING before dawn on the next day, we found from the bloodclotted hides of our animals...
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The Albany Law Journal: A Weekly Record of the Law and the Lawyers, Volume 1

Law - 1870
...place to place. Of all inventions, the alphabet and the printing press alone excepted, those inventions which abridge distance have done most for the civilization of our species. Every improvement of the means of locomotion benefits mankind morally and intellectually as well as...
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The Albany Law Journal: A Monthly Record of the Law and the Lawyers, Volume 1

Law - 1870
...place to place. Of all inventions, the alphabet and the printing press alone excepted, those inventions which abridge distance have done most for the civilization of our species. Every improvement of the means of locomotion benefits mankind morally and intellectually as well as...
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Report of the Secretary, Volume 10

Michigan. State Board of Agriculture - Agriculture - 1871
...undue emphasis : "Of all inventions, the alphabet and printing-press alone excepted, those inventions which abridge distance have done most for the civilization of our species. * * * Every improvement of the means of locomotion benefits mankind morally and intellectually, as...
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A History of the Weald of Kent: With an Outline of the ..., Volume 2, Issue 2

Robert Furley - Kent (England) - 1874
...6</. to St. Paul's, and Is. Gil. metage. It has been truly said that " of all inventions, printing excepted, those which abridge distance have done most for the civilization of our species." Now, when on our principal thoroughfare from Dover to London there were during this century many parts...
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Selections from the Writings of Lord Macaulay

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - English literature - 1877 - 472 pages
...place to place. Of all inventions, the alphabet and the printing-press alone excepted, those inventions which abridge distance have done most for the civilization of our species. Every improvement of the means of locomotion benefits mankind morally and intellectually as well as...
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Geikie's school books. 1st (-6th) reading book, Volume 5

John Cunningham Geikie - 1877
...CENTUBY.—MACAULAY. 1. OF all inventions (the alphabet and the printing press alone excepted) those inventions which abridge distance have done most for the civilization of our species. Every improvement of the means of locomotion benefits mankind morally and intellectually as well as...
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