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Two treatises of government

in the former, the false principles and foundation of Sir Robert Filmer, and his followers are detected and overthrown; the latter is an essay concerning the true original, extent, and end of civil-government

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Written in English.

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The “Two Treatises of Government” is about the former false principles and foundation of sir Robert Filmer and his followers. They are detected and overthrown. The latter is an essay concerning the true original extent and end of civil government.Please Note: This book is easy to read in true text, not scanned images that can sometimes be difficult to decipher. The Microsoft eBook has a contents page linked to the chapter headings for easy navigation. The Adobe eBook has bookmarks at chapter headings and is printable up to two full copies per year. Both versions are text searchable.

Table of Contents

The introduction
Of paternal and regal power
Of Adam's title to sovereignty, by creation
Of Adam's title to sovereignty, by donation, Gen. 1.28
Of Adam's title to sovereignty, by the subjection of Eve
Of Adam's title to sovereignty, by fatherhood
Of fatherhood and propriety, confider'd together as fountains of sovereignty
Of the conveyance of Adam's sovereign monarchical power
Of monarchy, by inheritance from Adam
Of the heir to monarchical power of Adam.

Edition Notes

Early works to 1800.


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
JC153 .L63 2005

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p. cm.

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