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Burke, Edmund, 1729-1797, author
Falconbridge, William Glenholme, Sir, 1846-1920, writer of introduction
Half title: Writings and speeches of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke
The writings & speeches of Edmund Burke : A vindication of natural society, On the sublime and beautiful, Present state of the nation, etc.
Toronto : George N. Morang & Company, Limited, 1901.
Burke, Edmund,1729-1797
Political science -- Great Britain -- History
Science politique -- Grande-Bretagne -- Histoire
Great Britian -- Politics and government -- 1760-1820
Grande-Bretagne -- Politique et gouvernement -- 1760-1820
Document source
Electronic resource:
"Two hundred and fifty copies of the Beaconsfield edition of Edmund Burke's Works have been printed for Canada, of which this in No. 7."--page [iii]
"In Twelve Volumes. Volume One."
Copy scanned missing some text; some text faint.
Scanned from a microfiche of the original publication held by Victoria University, E.J. Pratt Library, Toronto.
Beaconsfield edition.
1 online resource (4 unnumbered pages, xi, xx, 537 pages, 5 unnumbered leaves of plates) : illustrations, portraits
Includes bibliographical references.
A vindication of natural society, or, A view of the miseries and evils arising to mankind from every species of artificial society -- A philosophical inquiry into the origin of our ideas of the sublime and beautiful -- A short account of a late short administration -- Observations on a late publication, intituled, "The Present State of the Nation" -- Thoughts on the cause of the present discontents.
Volume 1 of a 12 volume set. For individual volumes in the set see CIHM nos. 86297-86308.