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Mackintosh, James Sir 1765-1832

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Works: 386 works in 1,460 publications in 4 languages and 14,834 library holdings
Genres: History  Trials, litigation, etc  Biography  Essays  Portraits  Academic theses  Sources  Trivia and miscellanea  Satire  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Other, Author of introduction, Translator, Correspondent, Creator
Classifications: DC150.B9, 944.04
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Celebrated speeches of Chatham, Burke, and Erskine : to which is added the argument of Mr. Mackintosh in the case of Peltier. by William Pitt( )

44 editions published between 1834 and 1882 in English and held by 986 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discourse on the study of the law of nature and nations : introductory to a course of lectures on that science ... by James Mackintosh( )

50 editions published between 1799 and 1984 in English and held by 936 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

19 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 857 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( )

59 editions published between 1790 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vindiciae Gallicae : defence of the French Revolution and its English admirers against the accusations of the Right Hon. Edmund Burke : including some strictures on the late production of Mons. de Calonne by James Mackintosh( Book )

46 editions published between 1791 and 2012 in English and Latin and held by 655 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 2017 in 3 languages and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mélanges philosophiques by James Mackintosh( )

7 editions published between 1829 and 2015 in French and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extrait : ""L'histoire, a dit Bâcon, est naturelle, civile, ecclésiastique ou littéraire. J'avoue que les trois premières parties existent ; mais je note la quatrième comme nous manquant tout à fait. Car aucun homme ne s'est encore proposé de faire l'inventaire de la science ; aucun n'a décrit ni représenté ce qu'elle fut de siècle en siècle, tandis que beaucoup l'ont fait pour l'histoire naturelle, l'histoire civile et l'histoire ecclésiastique.""
The miscellaneous works of the Right Honourable Sir James Mackintosh by James Mackintosh( )

12 editions published between 1846 and 1854 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vindiciæ Gallicæ : defence of the French Revolution : a critical edition by James Mackintosh( Book )

27 editions published between 1791 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 342 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
The history of England by James Mackintosh( Book )

48 editions published between 1830 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

28 editions published between 1851 and 1878 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The miscellaneous works of the Right Honourable Sir James Mackintosh. Three volumes, complete in one by James Mackintosh( Book )

22 editions published between 1846 and 1871 in English and Undetermined and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

22 editions published between 1792 and 2011 in English and held by 231 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 1845 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

26 editions published between 1787 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vindiciæ Gallicæ : Defence of the French Revolution and its English admirers, against the accusations of the Right Hon. Edmund Burke ; ... By James Mackintosh by James Mackintosh( )

16 editions published in 1791 in English and held by 208 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( )

6 editions published between 1792 and 1793 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arguments concerning the constitutional right of Parliament to appoint a regency by James Mackintosh( )

9 editions published between 1788 and 2018 in English and held by 186 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
 
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Vindiciae Gallicae and other writings on the French Revolution
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Vindiciæ Gallicæ : defence of the French Revolution : a critical editionAn historical sketch of the French Revolution from its commencement to the year 1792
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Макинтош, Джеймс

ג'יימס מקינטוש פוליטיקאי בריטי

जेम्स मॅकिनटॉश

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Languages
English (646)

Latin (27)

French (12)

German (8)