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Common sense, [microform] : 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.

Author/Creator:
Paine, Thomas, 1737-1809.
Publication:
[Newburyport, Mass.] : Philadelphia printed: Newbury Port, reprinted, by John Mycall, and to be sold at the printing office., [1776]
Format/Description:
Microformat
61, [3] p. ; 21 cm. (8vo)
Edition:
A new edition, with several additions in the body of the work. To which is added an appendix; together with an address to the people called Quakers. N.B. The new addition here given increases the work upwards of one third. [Two lines from Thomson]
Series:
Early American imprints. First series ; no. 14961.
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Subjects:
Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends. Meeting for Sufferings. Ancient testimony and principles of the people called Quakers, renewed, with respect to the King and government.
Political science.
Monarchy.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1775-1783.
Place of Publication:
United States Massachusetts Newburyport.
Notes:
Attributed to Thomas Paine in the Dictionary of American biography.
Advertised in the Essex journal, Newburyport, May 18, 1776.
With a half-title.
Error in paging: p. 50 misnumbered 56.
Microfiche. [New York : Readex Microprint, 1985] 11 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 14961).
Cited in:
Evans 14961
Adams, T.R. Amer. pamphlets, 222o
OCLC:
152428713