Letter from Alex Campbell to Robert Owen

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Manuscript letter asking Owen if he has presented the "Memorials of the Congress" to Her Majesty or the "petitions" to both Houses of Parliament. Discussion of a motion to be placed on the books of the House of Commons " for a New Translation of the Bible!!!", with Campbell suggesting that an enquiry into the adoption of Owen's views "of the Divine Laws of Human Nature" being far more important. Writes that while he remains in Oxford, he often wishes to be in "a more active sphere".


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