Thoughts on education. Now first printed from an original manuscript. by Burnet, Gilbert

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  • Education -- Early works to 1800.

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GenreEarly works to 1800.
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Paginationxiii, 94 p.
Number of Pages94
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Part I. Section I. A sound mind in a sound body, is a short, but full description of a happy state in this world. He that has these two, has little more to wish for; and he that wants either of them, will be but little the better for any thing else. Men’s happiness or misery is most part of their own making.

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