Common sense; addressed to the inhabitants of America, on the following interesting subjects, viz. 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. : To which is added, an appendix. : [Two lines from Thomson]

Author(s): Paine, Thomas, 1737-1809
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Subjects: Monarchy
Political science
United States--Politics and government--1775-1783
Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Albany: : Re-printed, by Charles R. and George Webster., M.DCC.XCI. [1791]
Series: Early American imprints. First series no. 23657
LC Classification: P, PS
Physical Description: 60 p. ; 20 cm. (8vo)
Notes: Attributed to Thomas Paine in the Dictionary of American biography
Also issued as part of the several Albany issues of "The writings of Thomas Paine" (Evans 24658, Evans 27466, Bristol B8098, Bristol B8784, and an unrecorded issue)
In some copies, followed by p. [v]-xii, with "Subscriber's names" from Paine's Writings
References: Evans 23657
Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series
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OCLC Number: aas03030446e