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Vindiciæ Gallicæ

Defence of the French Revolution: a Critical Edition

  • Authors
  • Editors
  • Edmund Garratt

Part of the Studies in Modern History book series (SMH)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-2
  2. James Mackintosh
    Pages 3-9
  3. James Mackintosh
    Pages 79-97
  4. James Mackintosh
    Pages 98-136
  5. James Mackintosh
    Pages 137-164
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 165-183

About this book


This new edition offers an extensive editor's introduction, a fully annotated text of the first edition of Vindiciæ Gallicæ and an appendix which includes the significant substantive revisions that Mackintosh made to Vindiciæ Gallicæ in the late summer of 1791.


constitution edition French French revolution history history of literature philosophy revolution violence William James

About the authors

EDMUND GARRATT was educated at the University of Sussex and at Darwin College, University of Cambridge, UK. His research interests lie in Eighteenth-century Literature and History. He has published essays on James Mackintosh, Samuel Taylor Coleridge and Charles Lamb. He currently lives and works in Cambridgeshire.

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