John Stuart Mill; His Life and Works

John Stuart Mill; His Life and Works

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"[...]wife's tomb, Mr. Mill was also frequently in London, whither he came especially to facilitate the new course of philosophical and political writing on which he entered. He found relief also in excursions, one of which was taken nearly every year, in company with his step-daughter, Miss Helen Taylor, into various parts of Europe. Italy, Switzerland, and many other districts, were explored, partly on foot, with a keen eye both to the natural features of the localities, especially in furtherance of those botanical studies to which Mr. Mill now returned with the ardor of his youth, and also to their social and political institutions. Perhaps the longest and most eventful of these excursions was taken in 1862 to Greece. On this occasion it had been proposed that his old friend, Mr. Grote, should accompany him. "To go through those scenes, and especially to go through them in your company,"[...]."show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 64 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 3mm | 100g
  • Createspace
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1507677359
  • 9781507677353