Cover of A Budget Of Paradoxes Volume I

A Budget Of Paradoxes Volume I

Auhtor: Augustus De Morgan

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Review by Dr. Bojan Tunguz, April 2008


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Excerpts from the Book 'A Budget Of Paradoxes Volume I':

... false. What a moral lesson this for the students of the University of London from its head! Man! demonstrate corollary 3, in this note, by ...
... its diameter. In 1855 Mr. Ambrose Smith, of Aberdeen, made 3,204 trials with a rod three-fifths of the distance between the planks: there were 1,213 ...
... points-I wrote Earl Grey[686] upon the 13th of July, 1831, informing him that his Reform {316} Bill could not be carried, as it reduced the members ...
... Vestiges of the Natural History of Creation.[722] London, 1840, 12mo. This is the first edition of this celebrated work. Its form ...
... - {370} ======================================================= | 0 | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | ...
... of a bottle a day, sir! Poor Galileo,[782] forced to rat Before the Inquisition, E pur si muove[783] was the pat He gave them in ...
... of Natal, was one of the leaders of his day in the field of higher biblical criticism. De Morgan must have admired his mathematical works, which were ...
... diary (1659-1669). Not only was he president of the Royal Society (1684), but he was interested in establishing Sir William Boreman's mathematical ...
... in tota sparsim mathematica pulcherrime propositae in solemni festo SS. Ignatii et Francesci Xaverii, 1622. The book to which De Morgan refers is ...
... thy advice, and I think nothing further can be done in this case but all harm is prevented.' In the following year I had an opportunity of seeing ...
... statistical psychologists of the present day. [700] The famous Moon Hoax was written by Richard Adams Locke, who was born in New York in 1800 ...
... have been subjected to the same scrutiny and castigation as heterodox ignorance had already received. It will be seen that the present volume ...
... elected if they were really educated men but the moment a claimant was announced as resting on his science, there was a disposition to inquire whether ...
... speaks of his conversation with an Ethiopian bishop, about that bishop's sovereign. Something must have passed between the two which satisfied the ...
... or conjectures concerning the planetary worlds and their inhabitants. Written in Latin, by Christianus Huyghens. This translation was first ...
... must be impossible was a delusion: but we do not mention it. {127} The astrologers and the alchemists caught it in company in the ...
... to think the two sly Swiss played their countryman the same trick as the medical man played Miss Pickle, in the novel of that name. The lady only wanted ...
... that Hannah More's Cheap Repository Tracts will somewhat resemble the Pilgrim's Progress in their fate. Written for the cottage, and long remaining ...
... edification and improvement of all the youth in the land.' Here Pantagruel whispered in the ear of Panurge, who nodded to Epistemon, and ...
... author of a Treatise on the Hebrew Language Dr. Holloway,[542] author of Originals, Physical and Theological Dr. Walter Hodges,[543] ...