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Walter Bagehot. JmwesHardvRopes BY THE SAME AUTHOR. PHYSICS and
POLITICS; or Thoughts on.
PHYSICS and POLITICS; or Thoughts on the Application of the Principles of "
Natural Selection" and "Inheritance" to Political Society. B3T The above work will
form the Second Volume of " The International Scientific Series." Henry S. King &
The Eefbrm Act of 1832 did not for many years disclose its real consequences ; a
writer in 1836, whether he approved or disapproved of them, whether he thought
too little of or whether he exaggerated them, woidd have been sure to be ...
They raise the army, though they do not win the battle. Doubtless, if all subjects of
the same government only thought of what was useful to them, and if they all
thought the same thing useful, and all thought that same thing could be attained
... fierce animals — without culture, without leisure, without poetry, almost without
thought — destitute of morality, with only a sort of magic for religion ; and if we
compare that imagined life with the actual life of Europe now, we are
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Walter Bagehot was editor of the Economist and his name is still on the weekly page about England. This book describes the English Constitution and compares it favorably with the United States Constitution. Read full review