Bentham Project

Correspondence IV

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26 32 (n.4)

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Correspondence, ii, 622.
   

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Correspondence, iii, 622-3.
50 27 (n.6)

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and Bentham's failure to remember what he said about the R├Ęglemens caused some embarrassment (see letter 664, n. 2).
64 43 (n.5)

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Not traced in the Leyden Gazette..
   

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i.e. Nouvelles Extraordinaires de Divers Endroits, xxxviii, 12 May 1789. The journal was known as the Gazette de Leyde or Leyden Gazette after its place of publication.
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marker for note 2
71 24

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marker for note 2 after triumvirate,
71 36 (n.2)

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Bentham had in fact not used the word 'triumvirate' in his letter to Morellet of 28 April: he merely referred to the R├Ęglemens as 'an account . . . sent from hence, by some very intelligent people I know, of the English practice' (see above, letter 653, p. 50).
   

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Bentham used the word 'triumvirate' in his letter to Wilson (letter 658 above), not in his letter to Morellet (letter 653 above.)
92 2   DUMONT
102 26 delete 4 November 1789
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The letter is dated according to the entries in the Lansdowne House Dinner Books.
107 9   CAROLINE
109 n.9

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i.e. Benjamin Vaughan, according to the entry in the Lansdowne House Dinner Books.
118 41 (n.3)

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Tristibus

   

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Tristia

151 5

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'courses till' to 'course still'
179 16

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'diapproved' to 'disapproved'
216 5

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marker for note 4 after members,
216 7

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marker for note 4
216 30 (n. 4)

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The Irish edition of Panopticon, or the Inspection House was not yet ready and Bentham was contemplating the publication of a section or summary of it in England.
   

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i.e. 'Essay on Political Tactics'.
234 3

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'palgue' to 'plague'
242 12

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s at the end of Number
242 38 (n.4)

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That is, the French version of the Essay on Political Tactics.
   

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That is, 'Essay on Political Tactics', and the issues of the Courier de Provence in which instalments of Bentham's Draught of a new Plan for the Organisation of the Judicial Establishment in France had appeared: see p. 124 n. above, and p. 244 below.
257 25

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'worhipping' to 'worshipping'
269 38

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footnote marker '4' before 'A missing'
283 34

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some
335 38 (n.3)

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for

343 9

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'than' to 'that'
371 37

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'that' to 'than'
382 12

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'know' to 'know[n]'
400 3

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'again' to 'against'
420 33

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'spontaneously ,' to 'spontaneously,'
422 20

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'restored' to 'resorted'