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Trenchard, John 1662-1723

Overview
Works: 215 works in 986 publications in 4 languages and 17,023 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Military history  Pamphlets  Privileges and immunities 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Attributed name, Dubious author
Classifications: HB151, 320.94109033
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Cato's letters, or, Essays on liberty, civil and religious, and other important subjects by John Trenchard( Book )

105 editions published between 1723 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,911 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
Some considerations upon the state of our publick debts in general, and of the civil list in particular by John Trenchard( )

37 editions published between 1714 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short history of standing armies in England by John Trenchard( Book )

50 editions published between 1698 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of all the political letters in the London journal, to December 17, inclusive, 1720 by John Trenchard( )

26 editions published between 1721 and 1722 in English and Dutch and held by 728 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( )

22 editions published between 1697 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 668 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( )

31 editions published between 1719 and 2005 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

18 editions published between 1721 and 1722 in English and held by 436 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 419 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( )

21 editions published between 1720 and 2009 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A letter from the author of the argument against a standing army, to the author of the ballancing letter by John Trenchard( Book )

15 editions published in 1697 in English and Undetermined and held by 333 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( )

15 editions published between 1780 and 1782 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

22 editions published between 1720 and 2005 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 editions published between 1698 and 2010 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

15 editions published between 1698 and 2005 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fifth collection of Cato's political letters in the London journal by John Trenchard( )

9 editions published in 1721 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fourth collection of Cato's political letters in the London journal by John Trenchard( )

7 editions published in 1721 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The several addresses of some Irish folkes. To the King, and the House of Commons by John Trenchard( )

14 editions published between 1702 and 2005 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Letter from a souldier to the Commons of England occasioned by an Address now carrying on by the Protestants in Ireland in order to take away the fund appropriated for the payment of the arrears of the army by John Trenchard( )

8 editions published between 1702 and 1706 in English and Undetermined and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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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

Trenchard, J. 1662-1723

Trenchard, J. (John), 1662-1723

Trenchard Jean 1662-1723

Trenchard Thomas 1662-1723

True lover of his country 1662-1723

Languages
English (521)

Italian (2)

Dutch (1)

German (1)

Covers
The argument against a standing army discuss'dA dress rehearsal for revolution : John Trenchard and Thomas Gordon's works in eighteenth-century British America