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Plain truth addressed to the inhabitants of America, containing remarks on a late pamphlet, entitled Common sense

Philadelphia : Printed and sold by R. Bell ..., 1776.; 170 pages

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Creator Candidus.
Rationalis.
Smith, William, 1727-1803.
Title Plain truth addressed to the inhabitants of America, containing remarks on a late pamphlet, entitled Common sense : wherein are shewn, that the scheme of independence is ruinous, delusive, and impracticable; that were the author's asseverations, respecting the power of America, as real as nugatory, reconciliation on liberal principles with Great Britain would be exalted policy; and that, circumstanced as we are, permanent liberty and true happiness can only be obtained by honorable connections with that Kingdom
CIHM/ICMH microfiche series ; no. 48681
Published Philadelphia : Printed and sold by R. Bell ..., 1776.
Identifier 48681
FC 02 0203 no. 48681
Subject United States -- Politics and government -- 1775-1783.
États-Unis -- Politique et gouvernement -- 1775-1783.
Document source Filmed from a copy of the original publication held by the Library of Congress, Photoduplication Service.
Notes The second edition.
2 microfiches (85 fr.).
"Will ye turn from flattery ..."
[A reply to Common sense] signed "Rationalis": p. [75]-86.
"Cato's letter (being the second) to the people of Pennsylvania" [by William Smith]: p. 87-96.
"Extract from the Proceedings of the honorable the American Continental Congress held at Philadelphia, September fifth, 1774 ... to the inhabitants of Quebec": 6 unnumbered p. between p. 96 and [97].
"Additions to Plain truth ... written by the author of Plain truth": p. [97]-135.
Includes advertising matter.
96, [6], [97]-136 p. ; 21 cm.
Collection Monographs
Language eng
Permanent Link http://online.canadiana.ca/view/oocihm.48681