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Chittenden, Thomas 1730-1797

Works: 80 works in 207 publications in 1 language and 2,936 library holdings
Genres: History  Biographies  Sources  Thanksgiving Day sermons  Playbills (Posters) 
Roles: Other, Author, Dedicatee
Classifications: BR1610, 261.72
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Most widely held works by Thomas Chittenden
A letter concerning toleration. By John Locke, gent by John Locke( )

2 editions published in 1788 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The public papers of Governor Thomas Chittenden by Vermont( Book )

4 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A letter concerning toleration by John Locke( Book )

8 editions published in 1788 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Locke argued that religious belief ought to be compatible with reason, that no king, prince or magistrate rules legitimately without the consent of the people, and that government has no right to impose religious beliefs or styles of worship on the public. Locke's defense of religious tolerance and freedom of thought was revolutionary in its time. Even today, his letter poses a challenge to religious intolerance, whether state-sponsored or originating from religious dogmatists. Based on both Locke's original Latin and the seventeenth-century English translation of William Popple, this edition offers a reader-friendly version that remains loyal to the original text. In addition to a forty-page introduction that situates the Letter in its historical and philosophical contexts, this edition includes excerpts from writings on religious toleration by William Penn, Baruch Spinoza, Pierre Bayle, and Samuel von Pufendorf, as well as generous selections from the famous Locke-Proast debates on religious toleration. -- Publisher website
A history of the Town of Williston, 1763-1913 : with special reference to Governor Thomas Chittenden, who was the most distinguished citizen of the town as well as of the state by Odella Fay Wright( Book )

2 editions published in 1913 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A letter concerning toleration by John Locke( )

2 editions published between 1788 and 2009 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Chittenden, Tho's, 1730-1797

Thomas Chittenden Amerikaans politicus (1730-1797)

Thomas Chittenden Là một chính khách và là Thống đốc đầu tiên và thứ ba của Cộng hòa Vermont

Thomas Chittenden personnalité politique américaine

Thomas Chittenden polaiteoir Meiriceánach

Thomas Chittenden polític estatunidenc

Thomas Chittenden político estadounidense

Thomas Chittenden político norte-americano

Thomas Chittenden politico statunitense

Thomas Chittenden políticu estauxunidense (1730–1797)

Thomas Chittenden US-amerikanischer Staatsmann und Gouverneur des US-Bundesstaates Vermont

Thomas Chittenden yhdysvaltalainen poliitikko

Томас Чіттенден американський політик

Читтенден, Томас


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