'An answer . . . in October, 1789'

See Burke's Correspondence, III.102. The letter was written with punctilious care, yet was withheld for fear it might be intercepted and bring Dupont into peril. The 'reasons assigned' in the 'short letter' will be found in the answer referred to.—A.J.Grieve, MA

Note from the Prologue to Reflections On The Revolution In France

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