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.

Ninth edition / To which is added, an appendix with an address to the people called Quakers by Thomas Paine.

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Published by Printed for D. Jordan in London .
Written in English.

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Edition Notes

ESTC T5815
First edition, Philadelphia, 1776.
Signatures: [A]⁴ B-H⁴ I².
"To the representatives of the religious society of the people called Quakers, or to so many of them as were concerned in publishing a late piece intituled, ʻThe ancient testimony and principles of the people called Quakers, renewed with respect to the king and government, and touching the commotions now prevailing in these and other parts of America ...'": p. 61-67.

Early works to 1800.


Library of Congress
E211 .P1352

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iv, [1], 5-67, [1] p. ;
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