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The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. I.

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Author: Edmund Burke
Language: English
Wordcount: 155,095 / 452 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 58.3
LoC Category: B
Downloads: 1,368
Added to site: 2005.02.15
mnybks.net#: 9623
Genres: Philosophy, Essays
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d Burke will have the goodness to transmit, without delay, any notices of that or of any other kind which may happen to be in their possession or within their reach, to Messrs. Rivingtons,--a respect and kindness to his memory which will be thankfully acknowledged by those friends to whom, in dying, he committed the sacred trust of his reputation.

FOOTNOTES:

[1] Prefixed to the first octavo edition: London, F. and C. Rivington, 1801: comprising Vols. I.-VIII. of the edition in sixteen volumes issued by these publishers at intervals between the years 1801 and 1827.

[2] Comprising the last four papers of the fourth volume, and the whole of the fifth volume, of the present edition.

[3] The former comprising the matter included between the paragraph commencing, "I hear it has been said," &c., and that ending with the words, "there were little or no materials"; and the latter extending through the paragraph concluding with the words, "disgraced and plagued mankind."

[4] At the paragraph commenci

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