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Reflections upon the French Kings declaration for the restauration of the late King James, to the kingdom of England

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Published by Printed for Langley Curtiss ... in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • James -- II, -- King of England, -- 1633-1701,
  • Louis -- XIV, -- King of France, -- 1638-1715.,
  • Great Britain -- History -- Restoration, 1660-1688.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby John Tutchin.
SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 901:35.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 sheet ([2] p.)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16708054M

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Reflections on the French Revolution. little did I dream that I should have lived to see such disasters fallen upon her in a nation of gallant men, in a nation of men of honour, and of cavaliers. and handed it down through all the gradations of social life. It was this opinion which mitigated kings into companions, and raised private. Reflections on the Revolution in France Edmund Burke Part 1 persons who, under the pretext of zeal toward the revolution and the constitution, often wander from their true principles and are ready on every occasion to depart from the firm but cautious and deliberate spirit that produced the revolution and that presides in the chevreschevalaosta.com by: Reflections on the Revolution in France by Edmund Burke IT MAY NOT BE UNNECESSARY to inform the reader that the following Reflections had their origin in a correspondence between the Author and a very young gentleman at Paris, who did him the honor of desiring his opinion upon the important transactions which then, and ever since, have so much occupied the attention of all men. Absolute monarchy in France slowly emerged in the 16th century and became firmly established during the 17th century. Absolute monarchy is a variation of the governmental form of monarchy in which the monarch holds supreme authority and where that authority is not restricted by any written laws, legislature, or customs.

IT may not be unnecessary to inform the reader; that the following Reflections had their origin in a correspondence between the Author and a very young gentleman at Paris, who did him the honour of desiring his opinion upon the important transactions, which then, and ever since, have so much occupied the attention of all men. An answer was written some time in the month of October, ; but. This book was manufactured in the United States of America. Frontispiece photo courtesy of the National Portrait Gallery, London. Portrait from the studio of Joshua Reynolds. Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data. Burke, Edmund, – Further reflections on the revolution in France / Edmund Burke; edited by Daniel E. Ritchie. REFLECTIONS; OR, SENTENCES AND MORAL MAXIMS Our virtues are most frequently but vices disguised. [This epigraph which is the key to the system of La Rochefoucauld, is found in another form as No. of the maxims of the first edition, , it is omitted from the 2nd and 3rd, and reappears for the first time in the 4th edition, in , as at present, at the head of the Reflections.—. When Dr. Price spurred him to respond to his praise of the French Revolution, Burke couched his reply in the form of another letter to Depont. But it grew into a book addressed in reality to the British public in a highly rhetorical style. Yet there is more, much more, to the Reflections than rhetoric. E. J.