You know then, in that case -- for you have not learnt

mathematics and philosophy without a little history -- that after this Cromwell so great, there came one who was very little.

I understand, O'Hara, that he has found you a place as an assistant chain-man in the Canal Department: that comes of taking up

mathematics.

In the afternoon Philip did his lessons, He was taught Latin and

mathematics by his uncle who knew neither, and French and the piano by his aunt.

I often thought how much wiser it would have been to give these girls the same amount of maternal training--and I favour any kind of training, whether in the languages or

mathematics, that gives strength and culture to the mind --but at the same time to give them the most thorough training in the latest and best methods of laundrying and other kindred occupations.

He was himself always occupied: writing his memoirs, solving problems in higher

mathematics, turning snuffboxes on a lathe, working in the garden, or superintending the building that was always going on at his estate.

But the more profound reason was that in her mind

mathematics were directly opposed to literature.

Well, but now, Casaubon, such deep studies, classics,

mathematics, that kind of thing, are too taxing for a woman--too taxing, you know.

It isn't a question of education," returned the Insect; "it's merely a question of

mathematics.

I'm going to take the Johnson Scholarship in

Mathematics," she announced calmly.

In the alchemy of his brain, trigonometry and

mathematics and the whole field of knowledge which they betokened were transmuted into so much landscape.

In the same manner, up the same ladder of mathematical ability, a still greater distance separated Dag Daughtry from Captain Duncan, who by

mathematics navigated the Makambo.

Amid dissertations on

mathematics and philosophy and spoutings and quotations, I sang all the old songs learned in the days when I went from the cannery to the oyster boats to be a pirate--such songs as: "Black Lulu," "Flying Cloud," "Treat my Daughter Kind-i-ly," "The Boston Burglar," "Come all you Rambling, Gambling Men," "I Wisht I was a Little Bird," "Shenandoah," and "Ranzo, Boys, Ranzo.