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" It looks to me as if I were in a great crisis, not of the affairs of France alone, but of all Europe, perhaps of more than Europe. All circumstances taken together, the French revolution is the most astonishing that has hitherto happened in the world. "
A letter to ... Edmund Burke ... in reply to his Appeal from the new to the ... - Page 4
by George Rous - 1791 - 126 pages
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The Political Magazine and Parliamentary, Naval, Military, and ..., Volume 21

Europe - 1791
...gives no account of its commcr.L'emeatoriuprogrcb. lie o&Jy expieffes his wonder. " It looks" fays he" to me, as if I were in a great crifis, not of the affairs of France aluac, bat of all Europe, perhaps of more than En ope. Ail clrctimHauces tak.-n together, the French...
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Reflections on the revolution in France, and on the proceedings in certain ...

Edmund Burke - France - 1790 - 364 pages
...the Revolution Society; bur I fhall not confine myfelf to them. Is it poffible I Ihould ? It looks to me as if I were in a great crifis, not of the affairs...alone, but of all Europe, perhaps of more than Europe. All circumftances taken together, the French revolution is the moft aftonifhing that has hitherto happened...
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Reflections on the Revolution in France,: And on the Proceedings in Certain ...

Edmund Burke - France - 1790 - 356 pages
...account of its commencement or its progrefs. He only expreffes his wonder. *' It looks," fays he, " to me, as if I were in a " great crifis, not of the aflairs of France alone, *' but of all Europe, perhaps of more than Europe. " All circumftances taken...
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Rights of Man: Being an Answer to Mr. Burke's Attack on the French ...

Thomas Paine - France - 1791 - 171 pages
...account of its commencement or its progrefs. He only expreffes his wonder. *c It looks," fays he, " to me, as if I were in a *' great crifis, not of the..." but of all Europe, perhaps of more than Europe. " All circumftances taken together, the French " revolution is the mofl aftonifhing that has " hitherto...
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Works, Volume 3

Edmund Burke - 1792
...revolution focicty ; but I fiiali not confine myfelf to to them. Is it pofTible I mould ? It looks to me as if I were in a great crifis, not of the affairs...alone, but of all Europe, perhaps of more than Europe. All circumftances taken together, the French revolution is the moil aftomming that has hitherto happened...
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A View of the Causes and Consequences of the Present War with France

Thomas Erskine Baron Erskine - France - 1794 - 138 pages
...the oppofite opinions which at different periods you have entertained refpe&ing the probable effefts of the French Revolution, and of the, maxims on which...opinions out of the kingdom." Cannot the experience of 1 784 teach you toeftimate aright the Britifh nation ? With all their talents, and with all their eloquence,...
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The Works of ... Edmund Burke, Volume 5

Edmund Burke - English literature - 1803
...I fhall not confine myfelf to them. Is it poffible I fhould? It looks to me as if I were in a gfeat crifis, not of the affairs of France alone, but of all Europe, perhaps of more than Europe. All cir•cumftances taken together, the French revolution D 4 is is the moft aftonifhing that has...
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Reflections on the Revolution in France: And on the Proceedings of Certain ...

Edmund Burke - France - 1814 - 246 pages
...not confine myself to them. Is it possible I should ? It looks to me as if I were in a great crisis, not of the affairs of France alone, but of all Europe, perhaps of more than Europe. All circumstances taken together, the French revolution is the most astonishing that has hitherto happened...
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The British Prose Writers, Volume 21

British prose literature - 1821
...not confine myself to them. Is it possible I should ? It looks to me as if I were in a great crisis, not of the affairs of France alone, but of all Europe, perhaps of more than Europe. All circumstances taken together, the French revolution is the most astonishing that has hitherto happened...
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The Political Works of Thomas Paine

Thomas Paine - Political science - 1826 - 448 pages
...progress. He only expresses his wonder. " It looks," says he, " to me as if I •w were in a great crisis, not of the affairs of "France alone, (( but of all Europe, perhaps of more than Europe. All "" circumstances taken together, the Frencli revolution is " the most astonishing that has hitherto...
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