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ANCIENT RELIGION AND MODERN THOUGHT.
Second Edition. Demy 8vo, 128.
CHAPTERS IN EUROPEAN HISTORY. With
an Introductory Dialogue on the Philosophy of History.
2 vols. Demy 8vo, 218. A CENTURY OF REVOLUTION. Second Edition,
Revised. Demy Svo, 128.
ON RIGHT AND WRONG
WILLIAM SAMUEL LILLY
Τους άρα πολλά καλά θεωμένους, αυτό δε το καλόν μη ορώντας
To The Rev. MANDELL CREIGHTON,
CANON OF WORCESTER,
Dixie Professor of Ecclesiastical History
in the University of Cambridge.
MY DEAR CREIGHTON,
In writing your name here, with your kind permission, I desire not merely to offer you a token-poor and inadequate, as I know full well — of personal regard and esteem. I wish also to avail myself of an opportunity to testify my appreciation of, my gratitude for, your fruitful endeavour to raise the character of historical studies in this country. You have done much to take
the reproach, too long and too justly attaching to English scholarship, for the inadequacy of its methods and for the scantiness of its achievements, in this important field of intellectual activity. And it is a deep satisfaction to me that the chief scene of
your labours is in my own University, which is so fortunate as to number you among her adopted
But, to say the truth, there is yet another feeling, besides friendship and gratitude, which has led me to offer you this book. Some years ago you did