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Before the 20th century, the ulcer was not a respectable disease. Doctors would say, 'You're under a lot of stress.' Nineteenth-century Europe and America had all these crazy health spas and quack treatments.
C. S. Lewis
Irish novelist and poet 1898-19630
He begins to think for himself and meets Nineteenth-century Rationalism Which can explain away religion by any number of methods.Source: The Pilgrims Regress (1933) Pilgrims Regress 19-20
American playwright 1905-19840
Intellectuals can tell themselves anything, sell themselves any bill of goods, which is why they were so often patsies for the ruling classes in nineteenth-century France and England, or twentieth-century Russia and America.