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Mackintosh, James Sir 1765-1832

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Works: 320 works in 1,362 publications in 6 languages and 13,939 library holdings
Genres: History  Trials, litigation, etc  Biography  Essays  Sources  Portraits  Records and correspondence  Personal correspondence  Biographies  Miscellanea 
Roles: Author, Correspondent, Other
Classifications: JX2414, 944.04
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Vindiciæ Gallicæ : defence of the French Revolution : a critical edition by James Mackintosh( )

164 editions published between 1791 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 1,806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"James Mackintosh's (1765-1832) Vindiciae Gallicae (1791) was a brilliant reply to Edmund Burke's Reflections on the Revolution in France and Charles-Alexandre de Calonne's De l'etat de la France. Whig Opposition leader Charles James Fox rated it as the finest defence of the French Revolution." "This edition offers an extensive editor's introduction, a fully annotated text of the first edition of Vindiciae Gallicae and an appendix that includes the significant substantive revisions that Mackintosh made to Vindiciae Gallicae in the late summer of 1791"--Jacket
Celebrated speeches of Chatham, Burke, and Erskine : to which is added the argument of Mr. Mackintosh in the case of Peltier. by William Pitt( )

46 editions published between 1834 and 2018 in English and held by 967 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vindiciae Gallicae and other writings on the French Revolution by James Mackintosh( )

17 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Vindiciae Gallicae and Other Writings on the French Revolution presents the first modern and fully annotated edition of James Mackintosh's most famous work, Vindiciae Gallicae, together with related writings on the French Revolution. The writings span the years 1791 to 1815 and trace the transformation of Mackintosh's thinking on the Revolution, beginning with his enthusiastic support of the cause, his later disillusionment with its violence and tyranny, and finally an increasing desire to distance himself from his earlier advocacy."--Jacket
A discourse on the study of the law of nature and nations by James Mackintosh( )

45 editions published between 1790 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 652 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dissertation on the progress of ethical philosophy : chiefly during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries by James Mackintosh( Book )

47 editions published between 1830 and 1991 in English and French and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The miscellaneous works of the Right Honourable Sir James Mackintosh by James Mackintosh( )

13 editions published between 1846 and 2010 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of England by James Mackintosh( Book )

52 editions published between 1830 and 2016 in English and German and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The miscellaneous works of the Right Honourable Sir James Mackintosh. Complete in one volume by James Mackintosh( Book )

33 editions published between 1851 and 2015 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A letter to the Right Honourable William Pitt, on his apostacy from the cause of parliamentary reform : to which is subjoined an appendix, containing important documents on that subject by James Mackintosh( )

9 editions published between 1792 and 2005 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The law of nations; or, Principles of the law of nature applied to the conduct and affairs of nations and sovereigns. A work tending to display the true interest of powers by Emer de Vattel( )

20 editions published between 1830 and 1863 in French and Spanish and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This enormously influential work by Swiss diplomat and jurist Emmerich de Vattel (1714-76) was first published in 1758, and is credited with shaping modern international law by applying natural law to international relations. Its argument for liberty and equality proved influential upon the American Declaration of Independence, with Benjamin Franklin commenting on its usefulness to the drafters. The book was translated into English in 1760, 1787, and 1797: the latter version was revised by Joseph Chitty the elder (1775-1841), a
The miscellaneous works of the Right Honourable Sir James Mackintosh. Three volumes, complete in one by James Mackintosh( Book )

23 editions published between 1846 and 1871 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An historical sketch of the French Revolution from its commencement to the year 1792 by James Mackintosh( )

16 editions published between 1792 and 2011 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Mackintosh (1765-1832) was a Scottish lawyer, liberal philosopher, politician, journalist and historian. His most famous work, Vindiciae Gallicae (1791), was a reply to Edmund Burke's Reflections on the French Revolution. Burke considered it the best answer to his essay, and, together with Thomas Paine's Rights of Man, the most significant. However, subsequent events in France caused Mackintosh to reconsider his views on the French Revolution, and he later became an admirer of Burke. He argued for gradual democratic
A general view of the progress of ethical philosophy, chiefly during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries by James Mackintosh( Book )

19 editions published between 1832 and 1981 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disputatio physiologica, inauguralis, de actione musculari : Quam, ... pro gradu doctoris, ... eruditorum examini subjicit Jacobus Mackintosh by James Mackintosh( )

24 editions published between 1787 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of the life of the Right Honourable Sir James Mackintosh by James Mackintosh( Book )

14 editions published between 1835 and 1935 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyse : (vol. 2, p. 275-277) Lettre datée de Liège, le 27 mars 1814, adressée par Constant à Sir James Mackintosh, qui était un de ses anciens amis de collège. Constant y livre quelques-unes de ses réflexions sur la situation politique de la France
Arguments concerning the constitutional right of Parliament to appoint a regency by James Mackintosh( )

8 editions published between 1788 and 2018 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1788, the state of King George III's health deteriorated to a point where he was, temporarily, unable to govern. This event sparked the first debates regarding the establishment of a Regency, which would eventually be formed more than 20 years later
Thoughts on the increase of crimes, the education of the poor, and the national schools : in a letter to Sir James MacKintosh by William Lisle Bowles( )

9 editions published between 1818 and 1819 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eminent British statesmen by John Forster( Book )

7 editions published between 1831 and 1839 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Vindiciae Gallicae and other writings on the French Revolution
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Vindiciae Gallicae and other writings on the French RevolutionThe miscellaneous works of the Right Honourable Sir James MackintoshAn historical sketch of the French Revolution from its commencement to the year 1792