The Case of the Learned: Represented According to the Merit of the Ill Progress Hitherto Made in Arts and Sciences, Chiefly in Philosophy of which the Author Gives an Entire New System: Shewing, I. The Cause of Gravity and Attraction ... to be Very Far from Depending Either on the Cartesian Or Newtonian Principles. II. What Nature Is, and the Effects it is Capable of ... and Shews that ... Newton ... Overturn'd Both Nautral and Reveal'd Religion. III. How and After what Manner Vice May be Suppress'd .. IV. How Arts and Sciences May .. be Brought to ... Their Point of Perfection ... The Whole ... Contained in Two Letters to the Royal Society

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