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Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 3 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 15 15 Browse Search
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Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 2 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 4 4 Browse Search
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Bliss Perry, The American spirit in lierature: a chronicle of great interpreters 1 1 Browse Search
John Jay Chapman, William Lloyd Garrison 1 1 Browse Search
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Aristotle, Rhetoric (ed. J. H. Freese), book 2, chapter 25 (search)
f the objection itself is specially based upon what happens generally. This may take place in two ways, from consideration either of the time or of the facts.xro/nw| . . . pra/gmasin. If xro/nw| be taken to mean the date, there are the following alternatives. The date may be questioned, the facts admitted; both date and facts may be questioned; both date and facts may be admitted, but circumstances may have altered (a pound was worth twenty shillings in 1914, not in 1924). Others take xro/nw| to mean the greater number of times the same fact has occurred, pra/gmasi the more numerous facts that increase probability. But xro/nw| can hardly bear this meaning (see Jebb's note). The strongest objections are those in which both are combined; for a thing is more probable, the greater the number of similar cases. Signs and enthymemes based upon signs, even if true, may be refuted in the manner previously stated