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The Bickerstaff-Partridge Papers (Annotated) Jonathan Swift

The Bickerstaff-Partridge Papers (Annotated)

Jonathan Swift

Published September 28th 2015
ISBN : 9781517565770
Paperback
46 pages
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I have long considerd the gross abuse of astrology in this kingdom, and upon debating the matter with myself, I could not possibly lay the fault upon the art, but upon those gross impostors, who set up to be the artists. I know several learned menMoreI have long considerd the gross abuse of astrology in this kingdom, and upon debating the matter with myself, I could not possibly lay the fault upon the art, but upon those gross impostors, who set up to be the artists. I know several learned men have contended that the whole is a cheat- that it is absurd and ridiculous to imagine, the stars can have any influence at all upon human actions, thoughts, or inclinations