Some account of the life, death, and principles of Thomas Paine

together with remarks on his writings, and on their intimate connection with the avowed objects of the revolutionists of 1793, and of the radicals in 1819. by John S. Harford

Publisher: J.M. Gutch in Bristol

Written in English
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  • Paine, Thomas, 1737-1809.

Edition Notes

Based on Cheetham"s Life of Paine. cf. Preface, p. vii.

StatementBy John S. Harford ...
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJC178.V2 H3 1819
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 93 p.
Number of Pages93
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6671932M
LC Control Number24029636
OCLC/WorldCa14921239

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Burke’s book appeared November 1,and it reportedly sold alm copies within a year. French, German, and Italian editions soon followed.

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