England in 827, 1827, 2827
D A H
Progress, Manufactories, Degeneration
Looking back to the year 827, questions where England will be in another thousand years' time. Speculates that, like other once-great nations, the glory of England will have passed away: 'our public edifices and manufactories [...] will be fruitful subjects of conjecture and controversy to the then learned'.
© Science in the Nineteenth-Century Periodical Project, Universities of Leeds and Sheffield, 2005 - 2020
Printed from Science in the Nineteenth-Century Periodical: An Electronic Index, v. 4.0, The Digital Humanities Institute <http://www.sciper.org> [accessed ]