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FUTURE OF INDIA IN THE EAST.

ENGLAND's capacity for foreign acquisition and colonisation

compared with other mighty powers of Europe.-With

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LIGHTS AND SHADES.

CHAPTER I.

SUNRISE AND SUNSET OF HARRIS. PHILOSOPHY more liberal than the World in its estimate of

character.-Baboo Harrischander appreciated more by the former than the latter.-Change in the East since the advent of the English.-Eastern and Western Prophecies relating to the Supremacy of the Europeans in India.-Lights and Shades of India. The Scholar and the Philanthropist more needed in the East than the Historian.— The object of the treatise rather moral, and suggestive of Reform, than historical.- Picture presented by Baboo Harrischander in early life.—Contrast afforded at the close.—Stirrings in the outer world upon his Death.-A question as to his Life.Grounds of our investigation.

“I, demens, et sævas curre per Alpes
Ut pueris placeas et declamatio fias ?"

JUVENAL.

It has been rightly observed, that the world is by no means the right discerner of worth. Not that it deliberately awards praise where only censure is due; and whatever errors it may be led into at the onset, its judgment is in time

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