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The portable Edmund Burke

Author: Edmund Burke; Isaac Kramnick
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Penguin Books, 1999.
Series: Viking portable library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Portable Edmund Burke is a one-volume survey of Burke's thought, with sections devoted to his writings on history and culture, politics and society, the American Revolution, Ireland, colonialism and India, and the French Revolution. This volume also includes excerpts form his letters and an informative introduction surveying Burke's life and ideas, and his reception and influence in the nineteenth and twentieth  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Burke, Edmund, 1729-1797.
Portable Edmund Burke.
New York, N.Y. : Penguin Books, 1999
(OCoLC)653047813
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Edmund Burke; Isaac Kramnick
ISBN: 0140267603 9780140267600
OCLC Number: 39811861
Description: xliii, 573 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: I. Culture and History. The Reformer. A Notebook of Edmund Burke. A Vindication of Natural Society. A Philosophical Inquiry into the Origins of Our Ideas of the Sublime and the Beautiful. Fragment --
An Essay Towards and History of the Laws of England. Book Reviews in the Annual Register. Speech on the Repeal of the Marriage Act. Speeches on Religious Establishment and Toleration --
II. Politics and Society. Thoughts on the Present Discontents. Speech on the Middlesex Elections. Speech at Mr. Burke's Arrival in Bristol. Speech on Economical Reform. Speech on a Bill for Shortening the Duration of Parliaments. Speech on a Committee to Inquire into the State of the Representation of the Commons in Parliament. Sketch of a Negro Code. Thoughts and Details on Scarcity. A Letter to a Noble Lord --
III. America and Revolution. An Account of the European Settlements in America. Observations on a Late Publication Entitled "The Present State of the Nation" Speech on American Taxation.
Series Title: Viking portable library.
Other Titles: Works.
Edmund Burke
Responsibility: edited with an introduction by Isaac Kramnick.

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Statesman and author, Edmund Burke was sympathetic to the American colonies and the Irish Catholics, but a fervent enemy of the French Revolution. This anthology presents selections from Burke's  Read more...

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