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The Students' Series of English Classics.
CONCILIATION WH COLONIES
(MARCH 22, 1775).
L. DUPONT SYLE, M.A. (YALE),
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF 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, & SANBORN,
BOSTON. NEW YORK CHICAGO.
TYPOGRAPHY BY C. J. PETERS & SON,
PRESS WORK BY BERWICK & SMITH.
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