Letter from Robert Owen to the 'Men and Women of France'

Scope and Content

Copy of a manuscript letter explaining Owen's reasons for being in France. He explains he has come "to give you [the French] the experience of a long life devoted in principle & practice to the great rational subjects which now require your attention"; this is a time which is "a critical, honest, and important even[t] in the history of the human race".

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Stamped number: 1595