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Reflections on the revolution in France by Edmund Burke

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Published by Bobbs-Merrill in Indianapolis, IN .
Written in English


  • France -- History -- Revolution, 1789-1799 -- Causes.

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Edition Notes

StatementEdmund Burke ; edited with an introduction by Thomas H. D. Mahoney ; with an analysis by Oskar Piest
SeriesLibrary of liberal arts
ContributionsMahoney, Thomas Henry Donald.
LC ClassificationsDC"150"B83"1955
The Physical Object
Paginationxliv, 307 p.
Number of Pages307
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19819958M

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