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A collection of tracts

A collection of tracts

Author: John Trenchard; Thomas Gordon; Francis Cogan
Publisher: London : Printed for F. Cogan, at the Middle temple Gate, in Fleet-Street, MDCCLI. [1751]
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Trenchard, John, 1662-1723.
Collection of tracts.
London, Printed for F. Cogan, 1751
Online version:
Trenchard, John, 1662-1723.
Collection of tracts.
London, Printed for F. Cogan, 1751
Named Person: Thomas Gordon; Thomas Gordon
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Trenchard; Thomas Gordon; Francis Cogan
OCLC Number: 15526337
Description: 2 volumes ; 17 cm (12mo)
Contents: Trenchard, J.: An argument shewing that a standing army is inconsistent with a free government (v. 1, p. [1]-47) A letter from the author of the Argument against a standing army to the author of the Ballancing letter (v. 1, p. 48-56) A short history of standing armies in England (v. 1, p. 57-107) The thoughts of a member of the lower house in relation to a project for restraining and limiting the power of the crown in the future creation of peers (v. 1, p. 107-115) Some reflections upon a pamphlet called The old Whig (v. 1, p. 115-118) A comparison between the proposals of the bank and the South-sea company (v. 1, p. 221-227) Some considerations upon the state of our publick debts in general and of the civil list in particular (v. 1, p. 228-249) The natural history and superstition (v. 1, p. 378-403)--To the memory of John Trenchard (v. 2, p. 226-231)--Trenchard, J., and Gordon, T.: The sense of the people concerning the present state of affairs (v. 2, p. [3]-30).
Responsibility: by the late John Trenchard, Esq. and Thomas Gordon, Esq.
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