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Of the Rise and Progress of the Arts and Sciences

By Hume, David

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Title: Of the Rise and Progress of the Arts and Sciences  
Author: Hume, David
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Language: English
Subject: Sacred Texts, Philosophy, David Hume
Collections: Sacred Texts
Historic
Publication Date:
1742
Publisher: Internet Sacred Text Archive (ISTA)

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Description: A collection of pieces written and published over many years. Many of the essays are focused on topics in politics and economics, though they also range over questions of aesthetic judgement, love, marriage and polygamy, and the demographics of ancient Greece and Rome, to name just a few of the topics considered. The Essays show some influence from Addison's Tatler and The Spectator, which Hume read avidly in his youth

 

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