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Trenchard, John 1662-1723

Overview
Works: 191 works in 1,103 publications in 5 languages and 18,263 library holdings
Genres: Sources  History  Military history  Controversial literature  Periodicals  Newspapers  Privileges and immunities  Pamphlets 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Attributed name, Dubious author
Classifications: DA499, 320.94109033
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Cato's letters, or, Essays on liberty, civil and religious, and other important subjects by John Trenchard( Book )

70 editions published between 1737 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Almost a generation before Washington, Henry, and Jefferson were even born, two Englishmen, concealing their identities with the honored ancient name of Cato, wrote newspaper articles condemning tyranny and advancing principles of liberty that immensely influenced American colonists. The Englishmen were John Trenchard and Thomas Gordon. Their prototype was Cato the Younger (95-46 B.C.), the implacable foe of Julius Caesar and a champion of liberty and republican principles
A short history of standing armies in England by John Trenchard( Book )

47 editions published between 1698 and 2005 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An argument, shewing that a standing army is inconsistent with a free government and absolutely destructive to the constitution of the English monarchy by John Trenchard( Book )

25 editions published between 1697 and 2005 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Independent Whig, or, A defence of primitive Christianity and of our ecclesiastical establishment against the exorbitant claims and encroachments of fanatical and disaffected clergymen by Thomas Gordon( Book )

57 editions published between 1720 and 2013 in English and French and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cato's letters, or, Essays on liberty, civil and religious, and other important subjects in four volumes by John Trenchard( Book )

70 editions published between 1733 and 2009 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The avowed purpose of Cato's Letters was a call for public justice on the managers of the fatal South Sea bubble
The fifth collection of Cato's political letters in the London journal by John Trenchard( Book )

51 editions published between 1721 and 2009 in English and Dutch and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A letter from the author of the Argument against a standing army to the author of the Balancing letter by John Trenchard( Book )

14 editions published between 1697 and 2005 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some considerations upon the state of our publick debts in general, and of the civil list in particular by John Trenchard( Book )

40 editions published between 1714 and 2005 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comparison between the proposals of the Bank and the South-Sea Company by John Trenchard( Book )

42 editions published between 1720 and 2005 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The argument against a standing army, discuss'd by John Trenchard( Book )

8 editions published between 1698 and 1961 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Free thoughts concerning officers in the House of Commons by John Trenchard( Book )

9 editions published between 1698 and 1978 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of tracts by John Trenchard( Book )

11 editions published between 1751 and 2013 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The several addresses of some Irish folkes to the King and the House of Commons by John Trenchard( Book )

16 editions published between 1702 and 2005 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abridgment of that eminent patriot Mr. John Trenchard's History of standing armies in England with an incomparable preface upon government by John Trenchard( Book )

18 editions published between 1780 and 2005 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 by John Trenchard( Book )

22 editions published between 1719 and 2005 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The second collection of Cato's political letters in The London journal, continued to the end of January, 1720 by John Trenchard( Book )

26 editions published between 1720 and 2009 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discourse of standing armies : shewing the folly, uselesness, and danger of standing armies in Great Britain. By Cato by Thomas Gordon( )

23 editions published between 1722 and 2009 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Examination and explanation of the South-Sea Company's scheme for taking in the publick debts by South Sea Company( Book )

25 editions published in 1720 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Cato's political letters in The London journal, to December 17, inclusive, 1720 by John Trenchard( Book )

13 editions published between 1721 and 1722 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Cato's letters, or, Essays on liberty, civil and religious, and other important subjects
Alternative Names
Argument against a standing army, Author of the 1662-1723

Author of The argument against a standing army 1662-1723

Cato 1662-1723

John Trenchard British politician

John Trenchard Brits politicus (-1723)

John Trenchard politicien britannique

Trenchard, J. 1662-1723

Trenchard, J. (John), 1662-1723

Trenchard Jean 1662-1723

Trenchard Thomas 1662-1723

True lover of his country 1662-1723

جان ترنچارد

Languages
English (636)

French (6)

Italian (2)

Dutch (2)

German (1)

Covers
A dress rehearsal for revolution : John Trenchard and Thomas Gordon's works in eighteenth-century British America