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Gordon, Thomas -1750

Overview
Works: 1,259 works in 3,668 publications in 3 languages and 44,291 library holdings
Genres: Sources  History  Controversial literature  Church history  Sermons  Trials, litigation, etc  Pamphlets  Periodicals  Newspapers  Naval history 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Dedicator, Other, Author of introduction, Attributed name
Classifications: DA499, 808.8
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Cato's letters, or, Essays on liberty, civil and religious, and other important subjects by John Trenchard( Book )

62 editions published between 1737 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 797 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
Voyages and travels : ancient and modern by Herodotus( Book )

15 editions published between 1910 and 2005 in English and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These seven accounts move from the ancient fathers of historical porse Herodotus and Tacitus in Egypt and Germany, respectively, to the great Elizabethan explorers Drake, Gilbert and Raleigh as they colonize new lands
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 )

61 editions published between 1720 and 1972 in English and French and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The humourist: being essays upon several subjects by Thomas Gordon( Book )

63 editions published between 1720 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 249 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 )

68 editions published between 1733 and 2009 in English and held by 248 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 conspirators, or, The case of Catiline as collected from the best historians, impartially examin'd ... by Thomas Gordon( Book )

109 editions published between 1721 and 2009 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

43 editions published between 1721 and 2009 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

42 editions published between 1721 and 2009 in English and held by 189 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 )

71 editions published between 1718 and 2009 in English and held by 185 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 )

69 editions published between 1720 and 2009 in English and held by 183 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 )

77 editions published between 1733 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 181 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( )

59 editions published between 1732 and 2009 in English and held by 159 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 )

48 editions published between 1720 and 2009 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

56 editions published between 1719 and 2009 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

22 editions published between 1739 and 2005 in English and held by 138 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 )

25 editions published between 1720 and 2009 in English and held by 41 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

 
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Cato's letters, or, Essays on liberty, civil and religious, and other important subjects
Alternative Names

controlled identityEnglishman, -1750

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

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Gordon -1750 Mr

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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

laïque, 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 (1,136)

French (13)

Italian (2)

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