By Edmund Burke, Francis Canavan
Compiled and with a Foreword and Notes through Francis Canavan
Publication Date 1999. 6 x nine. 445 pages.
This famed Payne version of decide on Works of Edmund Burke is universally respected by means of scholars of English historical past and political thought.
Volume three offers Burke’s 4 Letters at the Proposals for Peace with the Regicide listing of France—generally styled Letters on a Regicide Peace (1795–1796). The Letters, Payne believed, need to "rank even earlier than [Burke’s] Reflections, and to be referred to as the writer’s masterpiece." Faithfully reproduced in each one quantity are E. J. Payne’s notes and introductory essays. Francis Canavan, one of many nice Burke students of the 20th century, has additional forewords and a biographical notice on Payne.
Francis Canavan (1917–2009) was once Professor of Political technology at Fordham college from 1966 till his retirement in 1988.
Table of Contents:
Two Letters Addressed to A Member of the current Parliament, at the Proposals for Peace with the Regicide listing of France by means of definitely the right honourable Edmund Burke
On the Overtures of Peace
On the Genius and personality of the French Revolution because it regards different Nations
A 3rd Letter to A Member of the current Parliament, at the Proposals for Peace with the Regicide listing of France by way of the overdue correct honourable Edmund Burke
Edition: orig; web page: letter iii
To the Earl Fitzwilliam