Speech of Edmund Burke Esq. on Moving his Resolutions for Conciliation with the Colonies, March 22 1775. The Third Edition.

  • Burke, Edmund
  • London: Printed for J. Dodsley 1778
  • ESTC T49653, Todd 25d.


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8vo, pp. [iv], 107, [1]. Disbound, portion of leather spine retained. Half-title a little marked.


An early reprint of Burke's second great speech on America, arguing against punitive measures or war in the dispute with the colonies that became the American War of Independence. Of the 34 copies of this printing listed in ESTC, only 2 are in the UK (BL and Oxford), with the majority of the remainder in North American institutions.

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