This is taken from The Philosophical Works of John Locke Vol II. His works were published in 1824 and then in 1892. This volume contains Book three and four of Locke’s Essay Concerning Human Understanding as well as his controversy with the Bishop of Worcester. 8,667 more words
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As a science fiction writer myself, I couldn’t resist sharing this article about Lady Margaret Cavendish which appeared in the Atlas Obscura. .
The article goes into some very interesting detail about the Duchess and the story she wrote , but I’ll summarise by saying she was a natural philosopher and published twenty books, plays and essays. 206 more words