Definition of humanity:
- Mankind collectively; the human race.
- Mental cultivation; liberal education; instruction in classical and polite literature.
- The branches of polite or elegant learning; as language, rhetoric, poetry, and the ancient classics; belles- letters.
- The quality of being human; the peculiar nature of man, by which he is distinguished from other beings.
- The quality of being humane; the kind feelings, dispositions, and sympathies of man; especially, a disposition to relieve persons or animals in distress, and to treat all creatures with kindness and tenderness.
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- "A Second Coming", Richard Marsh.
- "The Passionate Friends", Herbert George Wells.
- "Woman: Man's Equal", Thomas Webster.