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The Life of Gouverneur Morris
in others, will be a great bar to their coming to extremities, though their leaders use every treasure to bring them into the field. I have the honor to be, &c.
There is not
probably on record a more remarkable document than this letter, as showing to
what degree the British rulers in this country were ignorant of the state of
opinion among the people, and the spirit with.
which they were animated. From
such sources how was it possible, that the nation or the Ministry in
In addition to their correspondence with other colonies, the
From The Life of Gouverneur Morris: With Selections from His Correspondence and Miscellaneous Papers; Detailing Events in the American Revolution, The French Revolution, and in the Political History of the United States, by Jared Sparks, Volume 1, Boston: Gray & Bowen, 1832, p 45. Some minor edits may have been made, but an attempt has been made to preserve the original spelling. Although some effort has been made to correct the limitations of OCR technology, if you find an error please report it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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