Common sense
Thomas Paine

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. : [Two lines from Thomson]

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Published by Philadelphia, printed: Providence, re-printed and sold by John Carter, at Shakespear's Head, near the Court-House. in [Providence] .
Written in English.

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Attributed to Thomas Paine in the Dictionary of American biography

"Appendix to Common sense: The necessity of independency."--p. [35]-[46]. Includes Paine's "Address to the people called Quakers." Advertised for sale separately in the Providence gazette for March 2, 1776. Some copies were issued without the Appendix

Errata statement, p. [46]

Evans 14958

Bristol B4319

Alden, J.E. Rhode Island, 637

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

Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series

Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2002-2004. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 14958)

Early American imprints -- no. 14958

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