â€œThe Paradise of the Learnedâ€: Interdisciplinary Education in Nineteenth-
â€˜The remark was sufficient to withdraw Judeâ€™s attention from the
imaginative world he had lately inhabited, in which an abstract
figure ... was steeping his mind in a sublimation of the arts and
sciences, and making his calling and election sure to a seat in the
paradise of the learnedâ€™ (Thomas Hardy, Jude the Obscure).