Youth's Magazine, 3rd ser. 3 (1830), 245–46.
Ancient Authorities, Mathematics, Astronomy, Religion, Creation
Relates that Thales 'introduced the knowledge of mathematics into Greece, foretold solar eclipses, and divided the year into 365 days.' Reports that he gave quasi-theistical answers to a 'sophist wishing to puzzle him with difficult questions'. (245)
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