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

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Author: Edmund Burke
Language: English
Wordcount: 118,029 / 342 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 73.6
LoC Category: J
Downloads: 665
Added to site: 2005.04.27
mnybks.net#: 10200
Genre: Politics
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assistance which I have now procured from my neighbor, the worthy chaplain[8] of Bromley College, who to the useful qualification of a most patient amanuensis adds that of a good scholar and intelligent critic.

And now, adieu, my dear friend,

And believe me ever affectionately yours,

WR. ROFFEN.

BROMLEY HOUSE, August 1, 1812.

FOOTNOTES:

[1] Works, Vol. V., quarto edition, (London, F., C., & J. Rivington, 1812,)--Vol. IV. of that edition (London, F. & C. Rivington, 1802) being the first posthumous volume,--and Vols. I., II., and III. (London, J. Dodsley, 1792) comprising the collection published during the lifetime of Mr. Burke.

[2] Prefixed to the first volume, in the other editions. For the account referred to, see, in the present edition, Vol. I., pp. xiii., xiv.

[3] Page 86 of the present edition.

[4] In this edition, p. 91, near the top.

[5] In the fourth volume of the present edition.

[6] The quarto edition,--extending as far as Book II. ch. 2, near the middle of

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