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.

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Published by Philadelphia printed, Salem, re-printed and sold by E. Russell, at his printing-office next to John Turner, Esq, in the Main-Street in [Salem, Mass.] .
Written in English.

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Edition Notes

LC copy has signature of Josiah Hobbs.
Evans 14962
ESTC W37462
Attributed to Thomas Paine in the Dictionary of American biography.
Signatures: [A]⁴ B-C⁴ D².

Early works to 1800.


Library of Congress
E211 .P127

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28 p. ;
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