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BY A PROFESSOR.
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The science of Prognostic Astronomy having been more cultivated in Europe during the last twenty years than it had been for a century preceding, the number of its admirers has, of course, been increased. The city of Paris alone is supposed to contain no less than ten thousand professors; and even in England, many hundreds are to be found within the bills of mortality, besides those scattered in the provinces.
Some philosophers have argued very eloquently against the dissemination of this science; but, unless they could stifle human passions ; unless they could endow all minds with strength sufficient to approve nothing but what is reasonable and true; to discriminate between the professor and the pretender, ignorant and credulous people must be daily imposed upon,