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" If we were to prophesy that in the year 1930 a population of fifty millions, better fed, clad, and lodged than the English of our time will cover these islands ; that Sussex and Huntingdonshire will be wealthier than the wealthiest parts of the... "
Predictions realized in modern times, collected by Horace Welby - Page 159
by John Timbs - 1862
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Selections from the Edinburgh Review: Comprising the Best ..., Volumes 3-4

Maurice Cross - 1835
...— lhal machines, conslrucled on principles yet undiscovered, will he in every house, — that Iherc will be no highways but railroads, no travelling but by steam, — that our debt, vast as it seems lo us, will appear lo our great-prandchildren a trilling encumbrance, which mighl easily be paid off...
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Selections from the Edinburgh Review: Comprising the Best ..., Volumes 3-4

Maurice Cross - 1835
...are, — that cultivalion, rich as lhat of a flower garden, will be carried up to the very tops of Bon Nevis and Helvellyn, — that machines, constructed...principles yet undiscovered, will be in every house, — lhat there will be no highways but railroads, no travelling but by steam, — that our debt, vast...
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London Saturday Journal..., Volume 1

1839
...Huntingdonshire will be wealthier than the wealthiest parts of the West Riding of Yorkshire now are—that cultivation, rich as that of a flower-garden, will be carried up to the very tops of Ben Nevis and Helvellyn—that machines, constructed on principles yet undiscovered, will be in every house—that...
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Critical and Miscellaneous Essays, Volume 1

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - English essays - 1840
...islands ; that Sussex and Huntingdonshire will be wealthier than the wealthiest parts of the West-Riding of Yorkshire now are ; that cultivation, rich as that...undiscovered, will be in every house ; that there will be ho highways but rail-roads, no travelling but by steam ; that our debt, vast as it seems to us, will...
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Critical and Miscellaneous Essays, Volume 1

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - Great Britain - 1843
...islands; that Sussex and Huntingdonshire will be wealthier than the wealthiest parts of the West-Riding of Yorkshire now are; that cultivation, rich as that...highways but rail-roads, no travelling but by steam; and our debt, vast as it seems to us, will appear to our great-grandchildren a trifling encumbrance,...
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Essays, Critical and Miscellaneous

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - English literature - 1846 - 758 pages
...islands ; that Sussex and Huntingdonshire will be wealthier than the wealthiest parts of the West-Riding Babington Macaulay Macaulay hightrays but railroads, no travelling but by steam ; and our debt, vast as it seems to us, will appear...
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Critical, Historical, and Miscellaneous Essays and Poems, Volume 1

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - English literature - 1852 - 744 pages
...islands ; that Sussex and Huntingdonshire will be wealthier than the wealthiest parts of the West-Riding of Yorkshire now are ; that cultivation, rich as that...highways but railroads, no travelling but by steam ; and our debt, vast as it seems to us, will appear to our great-grandchildren a trifling encumbrance,...
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The Modern British Essayists: Macaulay, T.B. Essays

English essays - 1852
...islands; that Sussex and Huntingdonshire will be wealthier than the wealthiest parts of the West-Riding fifty thousand pounds sterling was divided among the conquerors. After this exp earned up to the very tops of Ben Nevis and Helvellyn; that machines, constructed on principles yet...
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The Edinburgh Christian magazine

1852
...of the West Hiding of Yorkshire, — hoar all tiilit cultivation, rich as that of u Üo\ver garden, will be carried up to the very tops of Ben Nevis and Ilelvellyn, — that machines, constructed on principles yet undiscovered, will be in every house,...
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Essays, Critical and Miscellaneous

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - English essays - 1856 - 744 pages
...West-Riding of Yorkshire now are; that cultivation, rich as that of a flowerparden, will be earned up to the very tops of Ben Nevis and Helvellyn; that machines, cons'.ructed on principles yet undiscovered, will be in every house ; that there will be no highways...
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