What Are We?

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    “THEY say the owl was a baker's daughter. Lord, we know what we are, but know not what we may be.” A certain incoherence in Ophelia's words would have prevented us at one time from regarding her as a possible authority on the metaphysical questions raised by the title to this book, but she is soundness, suggestiveness, and lucidity themselves when compared with Mr. Joseph.

    What Are We?

    By Leonard Joseph. Pp. xiii+394. (London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trübner and Co., Ltd., 1906.) Price 15s. net.

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    What Are We? . Nature 75, 318 (1907) doi:10.1038/075318a0

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