RIGHTS OF MAN

By: Paine, Thomas ; Lynd Ward

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xviii, 269 pages; Clean and tight in original marble patterned cloth with blue banner and gilt lettering at spine in original slipcase. Illustrated with wonderful wood engravings by Lynd Ward; with an introduction by Howard Fast, preface by Thomas Jefferson. Thomas Paine was one of the most influential writers and social philosophers of his time. This work Rights of Man is his most influential and widely read work, beautifully expressing his faith in democracy and egalitarianism. Rights of Man was an immediate sensation in the United States, but the British Parliament labeled it highly seditious, leading to the prosecution of Paine for treason.

Title: RIGHTS OF MAN

Author Name: Paine, Thomas ; Lynd Ward

Categories: Literature, Illustrated, Political Science, Law and Legal History, Illustrated Books, Philosophy and Religion, Literature,

Publisher: New York, Heritage Press: 1961

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Size: 4to 11" - 13" tall

Seller ID: 42328

Keywords: Democracy Political Philosophy Founding Documents