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Reflections on the Revolution in France (English Library)

Reflections on the Revolution in France (English Library)
Author: Edmund Burke
ISBN 13: 9780140432046
ISBN 10: 140432043
Edition: Reprint
Publisher: Penguin Classics
Publication Date: 1982-12-16
Format: Paperback
Pages: 400
List Price: $13.00

Published in 1790, two years before the start of the Terror, this work offered a remarkably prescient view of the chaos that lay ahead. It articulates a defense of property, religion, and traditional values.

The Times Literary Supplement

This edition of Burke's classic text aims to locate Burke once again in his contemporary political and intellectual setting. It reprints the text of the first edition of the Reflections, and provides extensive notes and a comprehensive introduction.