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CONCILIATION THE COLONIES
(MARCH 22, 1775).
L. DUPONT SYLE, M.A. (YALE),
INSTRUCTOR IN ENGLISH IN THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA.
EDITOR OF “FROM MILTON TO TENNYSON.
“Whatever blemishes may be detected, Burke's magnificent speeches stand abso-
LEACH, SHEWELL, & SAN BORN,
BOSTON. NEW YORK. CHICAGO.
THE books to which the editor of this edition is
chiefly indebted are mentioned under the heading, The Best Books about Burke (p. xxi). Assistance has also been received from PAYNE's edition of the Conciliation Speech, and from Mr. LESLIE STEPHEN's incomparable Dictionary of National Biography.
To Professor BERNARD Moses of the University of California, thanks are due for valuable advice and