• Philosophy,  Religions,  Satire

    The philosopher’s martyrdom; a satire by Paul Carus, PDF ebook (1908)

    The philosopher’s martyrdom; a satire by  Paul Carus, PDF ebook (1908) AGNOSTICISM is the philosophy of the Present age, which is a period of transition, and being such it will prove transient. I do not deny that there is a certain truth underlying the principle of agnosticism, otherwise, it could never have gained the influence which it exercises over so many thinking minds, but this underlying truth has never been pointed out by any agnostic thinker, least of all by their chief, Mr. Herbert Spencer, — not even by Mr. Huxley whose high rank as a scientist no one will doubt. I do not deny the many excellent qualities by…

  • Humor,  Literature,  Satire

    Satire and satirists by James Hannay(1855) PDF book

    Satire and satirists by James  Hannay(1855) PDF book Content of the book:–Horace and Juvenal.–Erasmus, Sir David Lindsay, and George Buchanan.–Early European satire. Boileau, Butler, Dryden.–Swift, Pope, Churchill.–Political satire and squibs. Burns.–Byron, Moore, etc. The present aspect of satirical literature  [Download This PDF Book ##download##]