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" Hitherto it is questionable if all the mechanical inventions yet made have lightened the day's toil of any human being. They have enabled a greater population to live the same life of drudgery and imprisonment, and an increased number of manufacturers... "
Century Monthly Magazine - Page 541
edited by - 1927
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volume 64

England - 1848 - 788 pages
...wealth, industrial improvements would produce their legitimate effect, that of abridging labour. Hitherto it is questionable if all the mechanical inventions yet made have -lightened the daily toil of any human being. They have enabled a greater population to live the same life of drudgery...
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Principles of Political Economy with Some of Their Applications to ..., Volume 2

John Stuart Mill - Economics - 1848 - 590 pages
...wealth, industrial improvements would produce their legitimate effect, that of abridging labor. Hitherto it is questionable if all the mechanical inventions...have lightened the day's toil of any human being. They have enabled a greater population to live the same life of drudgery and imprisonment, and an increased...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 64

England - 1848 - 806 pages
...wealth, industrial improvements would produce their legitimate effect, that of abridging labour. Hitherto it is questionable if all the mechanical inventions yet made have lightened the daily toil of any human being. They have enabled a greater population to live the same life of drudgery...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 64

England - 1848 - 802 pages
...wealth, industrial improvements would produce their legitimate effect, that of abridging labour. Hitherto it is questionable if all the mechanical inventions yet made have •lightened the daily toil of any human •being. They have enabled a greater population to live the same life of drudgery...
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Principles of Political Economy: With Some of Their Applications ..., Volume 2

John Stuart Mill - Economics - 1849 - 588 pages
...wealth, industrial improvements would produce their legitimate effect, that of abridging labour. Hitherto it is questionable if all the mechanical inventions...have lightened the day's toil of any human being. They have enabled a greater population to live the same life of drudgery and imprisonment, and an increased...
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the edinburgh review, of critical journal

charles black - 1850 - 630 pages
...advances with our growing knowledge, until our philosophers f confess with remorse, that ' hitherto it is questionable ' if all the mechanical inventions...have lightened the ' day's toil of any human being.' It advances with our political reforms, the latest of which leaves behind a discontent the more dangerous...
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The Dublin university magazine

University magazine - 1850 - 794 pages
...the same difficulty which Ls noticed by Mr. Mill when he •ч, " Hitherto it is questionable whether all the mechanical inventions yet made have lightened the day's toil of any human being." Xow it occurs to us that somewhat of this may be accounted for by the tendency of large capitalists...
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Sophisms of Free Trade and Popular Political Economy Examined

John Barnard Byles - Economics - 1851 - 444 pages
...luxury, our science. The poor are sinking deeper and deeper. " It is questionable," says Mr. Mill, " if all the mechanical inventions yet made, have lightened the day's toil of any human being." But why should we either marvel or despair ? This is but one of a thousand instances, in which the...
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Principles of Political Economy: With Some of Their Applications ..., Volume 2

John Stuart Mill - Economics - 1857 - 610 pages
...wealth, industrial improvements would produce their legitimate effect, that of abridging labour. Hitherto it is questionable if all the mechanical inventions...have lightened the day's toil of any human being. They have enabled a greater population to live the same life of drudgery and imprisonment, and an increased...
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Principles of Social Science, Volume 3

Henry Charles Carey - Economics - 1859 - 528 pages
...deal of vice and misery in the world, is * According to Mr. JS Mill (Principles, Book IV., ch. ii.), "it is questionable if all the mechanical inventions...have lightened the day's toil of any human being. They have enabled a great population to lead the same life of drudgery and imprisonment, and an increased...
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