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By John W. Yolton

This dictionary provides and explains the foremost phrases and ideas in Locke's proposal and books. Over one hundred thirty entries comprise debts of his numerous books, his position in technology and faith and his writings on schooling, theology and economics. The dictionary should still make Locke's suggestion obtainable to professional and non-specialist readers alike. The innovations and phrases are taken from the complete diversity of his courses and the dictionary relies on all that he released, together with his correspondence. every one "Blackwell thinker Dictionary" offers the lifestyles and paintings of somebody thinker in a scholarly but obtainable demeanour. Entries conceal key principles and techniques, in addition to the most subject matters of the philosopher's paintings. A finished biographical caricature is usually incorporated. it's geared toward undergraduates in philosophy.

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I'm now quite cured of seeking pleasure in society, be it country or town. ' muttered Heathcliff. 'Take the candle, and go where you please. I shall join you directly. Keep out of the yard, though, the dogs are unchained; and the house - Juno mounts sentinel there, and - nay, you can only ramble about the steps and passages. But, away with you! ' I obeyed, so far as to quit the chamber; when, ignorant where the narrow lobbies led, I stood still, and was witness, involuntarily, to a piece of superstition on the part of my landlord which belied, oddly, his apparent sense.

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Mrs. Earnshaw expected him by supper-time on the third evening, and she put the meal off hour after hour; there were no signs of his coming, however, and at last the children got tired of running down to the gate to look. Then it grew dark; she would have had them to bed, but they begged sadly to be allowed to stay up; and, just about eleven o'clock, the door-latch was raised quietly, and in stepped the master. He threw himself into a chair, laughing and groaning, and bid them all stand off, for he was nearly killed - he would not have such another walk for the three kingdoms.

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