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Thomas Paine expelled from the National Convention of France...
Item # 631738 THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, August, 1794 Included are: "Vindication of the Principles of Free-Masonry" "Remarks on Free Thinking" amongst much more. Lengthy on: "Proceedings of the National Convention in France" includes: "...Thomas Paine, with all the other foreigners, was expelled from the Convention by a Decree...". Also: "General Paoli's Speech at Furiani" followed by: "Sir Gilbert Elliot's Speech in the General Assembly of Corsica"
Included are the two of the three full page plates called for including one showing: "South View of Arundel Castle, Sussex".
Complete in 96 pages, 5 1/4 by 8 1/2 inches, full title/contents page with an engraving of St. John's Gate, nice condition.
A very nice magazine from the "mother country" with a wide range of varied content. This was the first periodical to use the word "magazine" in its title, having begun in 1731 and lasting until 1907.
Category: The 1600's and 1700's