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Thomas Paine and his "Age of Reason"...



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May 07, 1794

GAZETTE OF THE UNITED STATES & EVENING ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, May 7, 1794 

* Thomas Paine in prison
* "The Age of Reason" book


From the nation's capital at the time, as the District of Columbia was under construction.
Page 3 has a report from Paris beginning: "Thomas Paine, in his prison here, is determined not to remain idle. A production of his has just made its appearance in English, and bears the following title: 'The Age of Reason; being an Investigation of True and Fabulous Theology. By Thomas Paine, Citizen and Cultivator of the United States of America' "
Four pages, never-trimmed margins, great condition.

Category: The 1600's and 1700's