The Life and Works of Thomas Paine, in Ten Volumes (Patriot's Edition)

By: Paine, Thomas; Van der Weyde, William M.; Edison, Thomas A.

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Boards lightly soiled, hinges of first and last volume repaired,. 1925 Hard Cover. Complete in ten hardcover volumes. 8vo. Brown cloth, paper spine labels. An interesting set, showcasing the scope of Paine's abilities, which reached far further than the political thought for which he is most well known. Includes Common Sense; The Rights of Man; The Age of Reason; and numerous other important shorter works, as well as correspondence (with several facsimiles of original documents). Full contents: Life of Thomas Paine by William M. Van der Weyde; Introduction by Thomas A. Edison; Early Essays; Common Sense; Epistle to Quakers; The Forester's Letters; A Dialogue; The American Crisis; Retreat Across the Delaware; Letter to Franklin, in Paris; The Affair of Silas Deane; To the Public on Mr. Deane's Affair; Messrs. Deane, Jay and Gerard; Peace, and the Newfoundland Fisheries; The American Philosophical Society; Emancipation of Slaves; Public Good; Letter to the Abbe Raynal, 1782; Correspondence with Washington; Dissertations on Government; The Affairs of the Bank; and Paper Money; The Society for Political Inquiries; Prospects on the Rubicon; Specification of Thomas Paine; Letter to Thomas Jefferson in Paris; Answer to Four Questions on the Executive and Legislative Powers; Address and Declaration; Private Letters to Jefferson; Letter to Danton; A Citizen of America to the Citizens of Europe; Appeal to the Convention; Memorial Addressed to James Monroe; Addenda; Letter to George Washington; Observations; Dissertation of First Principles of Government; The Constitution of 1795; The Decline and Fall of the English System of Finance; Forgetfulness; Rights of Man; Miscellaneous Essays; To My Fellow-Citizens of the United States of America; The Age of Reason; Letters Concerning the Age of Reason; Prosecution of the Age of Reason; The Existence of God; Worship and Church Bells; Extracts from A Reply to the Bishop of Llandaff; Prospect Papers; Origin of Freemasonry; Introductory Chapter to An Essay on Dream; Examination of the Prophecies; A Letter to Andrew Dean; My Private Thoughts on a Future State; Predestination; Agrarian Justice; The Eighteenth Fructidor; The Recall of Monroe; Private Letter to Thomas Jefferson; Proposal That Louisiana Be Purchased; Thomas Paine to the Citizens of the United States; To the French Inhabitants of Louisiana; The Iron Bridge; The Construction of Iron Bridges; To the People of England on the Invasion of England; Constitutions, Governments and Charters; Constitutional Reform; The Cause of the Yellow Fever; Liberty of the Press; The Will of Thomas Paine; Case of the Officers of Excise; Letter to Dr. Goldsmith.

Title: The Life and Works of Thomas Paine, in Ten Volumes (Patriot's Edition)

Author: Paine, Thomas; Van der Weyde, William M.; Edison, Thomas A.

Categories: Political Science, Philosophy, American,

Publisher: Thomas Paine National Historical Association: 1925

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

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