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Edmund Burke.

C. B. Macpherson

Edmund Burke.

by C. B. Macpherson

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Published in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Burke, Edmund, -- 1729-1797.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA506 B9 M3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination19-26 p.
    Number of Pages26
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14967399M

    Reflections on the Revolution in France is a book by Edmund Burke, one of the best-known intellectual attacks against the (then-infant) French Revolution. In the twentieth century, it much influenced conservative and classical liberal intellectuals, who recast Burke's Whig arguments as a critique of Communism and Socialist revolutionary. Enjoy the best Edmund Burke Quotes at BrainyQuote. Quotations by Edmund Burke, Irish Statesman, Born Janu Share with your friends.

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Probably the joint work of Edmund and William Burke; usually attributed to the former, although he called himself merely the reviser of his kinsman's work. Dict. nat. biog Addeddate Call number Camera Canon 5D External-identifier urn:oclc:recordPages: the works of the right honorable edmund burke, vol speech on the nabob of arcot's debts, february28,with an appendix; substance of speech on the army estimates, february 9, ; relfections on the revolution in france.

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A brilliant 18th-century Irish philosopher and statesman, Burke was a fierce champion of human rights and the Anglo-American constitutional tradition, and a lifelong campaigner against arbitrary power.Page 84 - It is now sixteen or seventeen years since I saw the Queen of France, then the dauphiness, at Versailles; and surely never lighted on this orb, which she hardly seemed to touch, a more delightful vision.

I saw her just above the horizon, decorating and cheering the elevated sphere she just began to move in — glittering like the morning star, full of life, and splendor, and joy/5(9).