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. : [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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Edition Notes

Attributed to Thomas Paine in the Dictionary of American biography.

Signatures: [A]⁴ B-D⁴ chi1 E-G² (chi1 verso blank).

"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.

Microfiche. [New York : Readex Microprint, 1985] 11 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 14958).

Series
Early American imprints -- no. 14958.

The Physical Object

Format
Microform
Pagination
44, [2] p.
Number of pages
44

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL17693433M

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