An essay upon projects, by Daniel Defoe Of the Highways. It is a prodigious charge the whole nation groans under for the repair of highways, which, after all, lie in a very ill posture too. I make no question but if it was taken into consideration by those who have the power to direct it, the kingdom might be wholly eased of that burden, and the highways be kept in good condition, which now lie in a most shameful manner in most parts of the kingdom, and in many places wholly unpassable, from whence arise tolls and impositions upon passengers and travellers, and, on the other hand, trespasses and encroachments upon lands adjacent, to the great damage of the owners. The rate for the highways is the most arbitrary and unequal tax in the kingdom:
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May be repeated for credit.Literature Network» Daniel Defoe» An Essay Upon Projects» Introduction and Preface Introduction and Preface Defoe's "Essay on Projects" was the first volume he published, and no great writer ever published a first book more characteristic in expression of .
Defoe was at this time twenty-eight years old, married, and living in a house at Tooting, where he had also been active in foundation of a chapel. From hose factor he had . [The following is a transcription of Igor Shafarevich's The Socialist alphabetnyc.com work was originally published in Russian in France under the title Sotsializm kak iavlenie mirovoi istorii in , by YMCA Press.
An English translation was subsequently published in by Harper & Row. An Essay Upon Projects, Defoe’s first major work in prose, was published in , five years after his bankruptcy had left him £17, in debt and a prisoner in the Fleet.
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