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LECTURES

ON THE

CONSTITUTIONS OF GREAT BRITAIN

AND THE

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA.

Published by Request.

OF THE

CONSTITUTIONS OF GREAT BRITAIN

AND THE

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA,

IN SIX LECTURES.

By P. F. AIKEN, ADVOCATE.

I

If circumspection and caution are a part of wisdom, when we work only upon
inanimate matter, surely they become a part of duty too, when the subject of our demo-
lition and construction is not brick and timber, but sentient beings, by the sudden
alteration of whose state, condition, and habits, multitudes may be rendered miserable."

BURKE,

LONDON:

LONGMAN AND CO.; HAMILTON, ADAMS, AND CO.
BRISTOL : STRONG. - EDINBURGH: BLACKWOOD AND SON

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