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Observations sur la Virginie, par M. J***. Traduites de l'Anglois

Authors of source text

Thomas Jefferson


André Morellet
Pierre-Théophile Barrois

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is translation of
Notes on the State of Virginia, written in the year 1781, somewhat corrected and enlarged in the winter of 1782, for the use of a Foreigner of distinction, in answer to certain queries proposed by him: [Bound with] Draught of a Fundamental Constitution for the Commonwealth of Virginia has translation
has paratext
Observations sur la Virginie, par M. J***, Traduites de l'Anglois paratext


It includes many ideas (i.e. the separation of church and state, a constitutional government, etc.) that three years later would be advocated by the French revolutionaries.