James Burgh

James Burgh (1714–1775) was a British Whig politician whose book ''Political Disquisitions'' set out an early case for free speech and universal suffrage: in it, he writes, "All lawful authority, legislative, and executive, originates from the people." He has been judged "one of England's foremost propagandists for radical reform".

Burgh also ran a dissenting academy and wrote on subjects such as educational reform. In the words of Lyndall Gordon, his widow acted as "fairy godmother" to early feminist Mary Wollstonecraft, then a young and unpublished schoolmistress, helping her to set up her own boarding school. Wollstonecraft entitled her first book ''Thoughts on the Education of Daughters'' (1787), alluding to Burgh's ''Thoughts on Education'' (1747) which in turn alludes to John Locke's 1693 work, ''Some Thoughts Concerning Education''. Provided by Wikipedia

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by Burgh, James
Published 1775
Printed and sold by Robert Bell, in Third-Street; and William Woodhouse, in Front-Street

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by Burgh, James
Published 1781
printed for T. Longman and J. Buckland , in Pater-Noster-Row ; T. Field in Leadenhall-Street ; and C. Dilly in the Poultry

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by Burgh, James
Published 1747
printed for G. Freer: and sold by J. Highmore, and M. Cooper

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by Burgh, James
Published 1792
printed for T. Longman, T. Field, C. Dilly, W. Goldsmith, D. Ogilvy and J. Speare

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by Burgh, James
Published 1784
printed for T. Longman and J. Buckland, in Pater-Noster-Row; T. Field, in Leadenhall-Street; and C. Dilly, in the Poultry

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by Burgh, James
Published 1768
printed for T. Longman and J. Buckland, in Pater-Noster-Row; E. and C. Dilly, in the Poultry; and T. Field and Co. in Leadenhall-Street

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by Burgh, James
Published 1746
Printed for George Frier

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by Burgh, James
Published 1747
London: printed. Philadelphia: re-printed, and sold by B. Franklin, at the new printing-office near the market

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by Burgh, James
Published 1754
printed for M. Cooper at the Globe in Paternoster-Row

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by Burgh, James
Published 1747
printed for G. Freer, at the Bible in Bell Yard, Temple-Bar; and sold by M. Cooper, at the Globe in Pater-Noster-Row

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by Burgh, James
Published 1775
printed for T. Longman and J. Buckland, in Pater-Noster-Row; E. and C. Dilly, in the Poultry; and T. Field and Co. in Leadenhall-Street

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by Burgh, James
Published 1754
printed by W. B. and sold by J. and P. Knapton, in Ludgate-Street; J. Ward, in Cornhill; J. Whiston and B. White, in Fleet-Street; A. Millar, in the Strand; and R. and J. Dodsley, in Pall-Mall

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by Burgh, James
Published 1767
printed for J. Johnson and J. Payne, in Pater-Noster-Row; and T. Cadell, in the Strand

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by Burgh, James
Published 1749
Reprinted and sold by Rogers and Fowle in Queen Street

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by Burgh, James
Published 1787
printed for T. Longman and J. Buckland, in Pater-Noster-Row; T. Field, in Leadenhall-Street; and C. Dilly, in the Poultry

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by Burgh, James
Published 1761
printed for T. Longman, J. Buckland, and W. Fenner, in Pater-Noster-Row; J. Waugh, in Lombard-Street; E. Dilly, in the Poultry; and T. Field, in Cheapside

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by Burgh, James
Published 1772
printed for T. Longman and J. Buckland, in Paternoster-Row; E. and C. Dilly, in the Poultry; and T. Field and Co. in Leadenhall-Street

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by Burgh, James
Published 1763
printed for S.W. and sold by Robert Bell, Bookseller in Stephen-Street, opposite Aungier-Street