Common sense

Common sense

addressed to the inhabitants of America, on the following interesting subjects. I. Of the origin and design of government in general, with concise remarks on the English Constitution. II. Of monarchy and hereditary succession. III. Thoughts on the present state of American affairs. IV. Of the present ability of America, with some miscellaneous reflections

A new edition, with several additions in the body of the work. To which is added an appendix; together with an address to the people called Quakers. N.B. The new addition here given increases the work upwards of one third. [Two lines from Thomson]

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Published by Philadelphia printed: Newbury Port, reprinted, by John Mycall, and to be sold at the printing office. in [Newburyport, Mass.] .
Written in English.

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Edition Notes

Attributed to Thomas Paine in the Dictionary of American biography

Advertised in the Essex journal, Newburyport, May 18, 1776

With a half-title

Error in paging: p. 50 misnumbered 56

Evans 14961

Adams, T.R. Amer. pamphlets, 222o

Digital image available in the Readex/Newsbank Digital Evans series

Microfiche. [New York : Readex Microprint, 1985] 11 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 14961)

Series
Early American imprints -- no. 14961

The Physical Object

Format
Microform
Pagination
61, [3] p.
Number of pages
61

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL17160395M

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