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Rights of the people; or, reasons for a regicide peace. . .

BURKE, Edmund. WILLIAMS, William, of Gray's-Inn

Published by Printed for J.S. Jordan, London, 1796
From B & L Rootenberg Rare Books, ABAA (Sherman Oaks, CA, U.S.A.)

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Disbound; edges untrimmed, other than a few minimal spots, an excellent copy. First edition of this attack against Edmund Burke's Letters on a regicide peace, published the same year. Burke opposed ending the war with the Republican government of France, and his work reflected his opposition to recognition of the French government. Williams sets forth the philosophical, political and economic reasons for ending the war, as well as listing in detail the faults of Burke's work.Rare, with only 3 copies located in America by OCLC (South Carolina, Princeton and Brown). Bookseller Inventory # 14349

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Title: Rights of the people; or, reasons for a ...

Publisher: Printed for J.S. Jordan, London

Publication Date: 1796

Edition: FIRST EDITION.

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