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Gordon, Thomas -1750

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Works: 1,229 works in 3,125 publications in 3 languages and 38,056 library holdings
Genres: Sources  History  Controversial literature  Church history  Sermons  Trials, litigation, etc  Pamphlets  Periodicals  Essays  Newspapers 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Dedicator, Other, Author of introduction, Attributed name
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 )

29 editions published between 1737 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 620 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
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 John Trenchard( Book )

51 editions published between 1720 and 1816 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The conspirators, or, The case of Catiline as collected from the best historians, impartially examin'd ... by Thomas Gordon( Book )

96 editions published between 1721 and 2009 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francis, Lord Bacon or, the case of private and national corruption, and bribery, impartially consider'd. ... By an Englishman by Thomas Gordon( Book )

77 editions published between 1721 and 2009 in English and held by 232 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 )

51 editions published between 1733 and 1755 in English and held by 230 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
A continuation of the political letters in the London journal, to Jan. 28, 1720-1 by John Trenchard( Book )

33 editions published between 1721 and 2009 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The craftsmen a sermon or paraphrase upon several verses of the 19th chapter of the Acts of the Apostles. by Thomas Gordon( Book )

56 editions published between 1720 and 2009 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dedication to a great man, concerning dedications : Discovering, amongst other wonderful secrets, what will be the present posture of affairs a thousand years hence by Thomas Gordon( Book )

57 editions published between 1718 and 2009 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sermon preached before the learned society of Lincoln's-Inn, on January 30, 1732 from Job XXXIV, 30, that the hypocrite reign not, lest the people be ensnared by Thomas Gordon( Book )

64 editions published between 1733 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An examination of the facts and reasonings in the Lord Bishop of Chichester's sermon preached before the House of Lords on the 31st of January last : Humbly addressed to His Lordship by Thomas Gordon( )

49 editions published between 1732 and 2009 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considerations offered upon the approaching peace, and upon the importance of Gibraltar to the British empire being the second part of The independent Whig by Thomas Gordon( Book )

35 editions published between 1720 and 2009 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An appeal to the unprejudiced : concerning the present discontents occasioned by the late convention with Spain by Thomas Gordon( Book )

19 editions published between 1739 and 2005 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The character of an independent Whig by Thomas Gordon( Book )

41 editions published between 1719 and 2009 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The conspirators, or, the case of Catiline. Part II : By the author of the first part by Thomas Gordon( )

30 editions published between 1721 and 2009 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

20 editions published between 1721 and 2009 in English and held by 37 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 )

20 editions published between 1720 and 2009 in English and held by 36 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( )

19 editions published between 1722 and 2009 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Cato's letters, or, Essays on liberty, civil and religious, and other important subjects
Alternative Names
Apology for Parson Alberoni, Author of -1750

Apology for Parson Alberoni, Author of d. 1750

Author of the Apology for Parson Alberoni -1750

Author of the Apology for Parson Alberoni d. 1750

Author of the Case of Francis d. 1750 Lord Bacon

Author of the Case of Francis, Lord Bacon -1750

Author of the Case of Francis, Lord Bacon, d. 1750

Author of the Independent Whig -1750

Author of the Independent Whig d. 1750

Britannicus -1750

Britannicus d. 1750

Case of Francis d. 1750 Lord Bacon, Author of

Case of Francis, Lord Bacon, Author of, -1750

Case of Francis, Lord Bacon, Author of, d. 1750

Cato 16..-1750

Cato -1750

Cato d. 1750

Englishman -1750

Englishman d. 1750

Gordon -1750 Mr

Gordon d. 1750 Mr

Gordon, Mr. (Thomas), -1750

Gordon, Mr. (Thomas), d. 1750

Gordon, Th -1750

Gordon, Thomas d. 1750

Independent Whig, Author of -1750

Independent Whig, Author of d. 1750

laque, Un 1684?-1750

Layman

Layman -1750

Layman d. 1750

Philo-Reflector -1750

Philo-Reflector d. 1750

Thomas Gordon Scottish writer and Commonwealthman

True-born Englishman -1750

True-born Englishman d. 1750

Languages
English (925)

Italian (2)

French (2)

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