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" It looks to me as if I were in a great crisis, not of the affairs of France alone, but of all Europe, perhaps of more than Europe. All circumstances taken together, the French revolution is the most astonishing that has hitherto happened in the world. "
Rights of Man: Being an Answer to Mr. Burke's Attack on the French Revolution .. - Page 85
by Thomas Paine - 1791 - 171 pages
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The Political Magazine and Parliamentary, Naval, Military, and ..., Volume 21

History, Modern - 1791
...revolution. He gives no account of its commcr.L'emeatoriuprogrcb. lie o&Jy expieffes his wonder. " It looks" fays he" to me, as if I were in a great crifis, not of the affairs of France aluac, bat of all Europe, perhaps of more than En ope. Ail clrctimHauces tak.-n together, the French...
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Reflections on the Revolution in France: And on the Proceedings in Certain ...

Edmund Burke - France - 1790 - 364 pages
...the Revolution Society; bur I fhall not confine myfelf to them. Is it poffible I Ihould ? It looks to me as if I were in a great crifis, not of the affairs...circumftances taken together, the French revolution is the moft aftonifhing that has hitherto happened in the world. The moft wonderful things are brought about...
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Reflections on the Revolution in France: And on the Proceedings in Certain ...

Edmund Burke - France - 1790 - 356 pages
...revolution. He Me gives no account of its commencement or its progrefs. He only expreffes his wonder. *' It looks," fays he, " to me, as if I were in a " great crifis, not of the aflairs of France alone, *' but of all Europe, perhaps of more than Europe. " All circumftances taken...
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A letter to ... Edmund Burke ... in reply to his Appeal from the new to the ...

George Rous, Edmund Burke - 1791 - 126 pages
...French Revolution, and of the maxims on which it is built. At one time your language is, " It feems " to me as if I were in a great crifis, not " of the...but of all ** Europe, perhaps of more than Europe." At another time, " two fuch men as Mr. " Pitt and Mr. Fox might frown thefe " wicked opinions out of...
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Works, Volume 3

Edmund Burke - 1792
...revolution focicty ; but I fiiali not confine myfelf to to them. Is it pofTible I mould ? It looks to me as if I were in a great crifis, not of the affairs...circumftances taken together, the French revolution is the moil aftomming that has hitherto happened in the world. The -moft wonderful things are brought about...
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A view of the causes and consequences of the present war with France ...

Baron Thomas Erskine Erskine - France - 1794 - 138 pages
...French Revolution, and of the, maxims on which it is built. At one time your language is, " It feems ** to me as if I were in a great crifis, not " of the...but of all " Europe, perhaps of more than Europe.** At another time, •' two fuch men as Mr. " Pitt and Mr. Fox might frown thefe ." wicked opinions out...
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The Works of ... Edmund Burke, Volume 5

Edmund Burke - English literature - 1803
...I fhall not confine myfelf to them. Is it poffible I fhould? It looks to me as if I were in a gfeat crifis, not of the affairs of France alone, but of...cir•cumftances taken together, the French revolution D 4 is is the moft aftonifhing that has hitherto happened in the world. The moft wonderful things are...
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Reflections on the Revolution in France and on the Proceedings in Certain ...

Edmund Burke - 1814 - 246 pages
...not confine myself to them. Is it possible I should ? It looks to me as if I were in a great crisis, not of the affairs of France alone, but of all Europe, perhaps of more than Europe. All circumstances taken together, the French revolution is the most astonishing that has hitherto happened...
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The British Prose Writers, Volume 21

British prose literature - 1821
...not confine myself to them. Is it possible I should ? It looks to me as if I were in a great crisis, not of the affairs of France alone, but of all Europe, perhaps of more than Europe. All circumstances taken together, the French revolution is the most astonishing that has hitherto happened...
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The political works of Thomas Paine

Thomas Paine - 1826
...progress. He only expresses his wonder. " It looks," says he, " to me as if I •w were in a great crisis, not of the affairs of "France alone, (( but of all Europe, perhaps of more than Europe. All "" circumstances taken together, the Frencli revolution is " the most astonishing that has hitherto...
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