On the Improvement of Society by the Diffusion of Knowledge: Or an Illustration of the Advantages Which Would Result from a More General Dissemination of Rational and Scientific Information Among All Ranks (Classic Reprint) by Thomas Dick (Paperback / softback, 2016)
Excerpt from On the Improvement of Society by the Diffusion of Kwledge: Or an Illustration of the Advantages Which Would Result From a More General Dissemination of Rational and Scientific Information Among All Ranks To his numerous correspondents who have been after the work The Scenery of the Heavens displayed, with the view of illustrating the doctrine of a Plurality of Worlds, which was anunced at page 285, of the Philosophy of a Future State, -the author begs respectft to state, that, if health permit, he intends to proceed, without delay, to the completion of that work, as soon as the volume anunced above is ready for the press. It will form a volume of considerable size, and will be illustrated with a great number of engravings. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art techlogy to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.