The following interpretive essays offer context about topics pertaining to the British edition of  Common Sense in our collection. Follow the links below to read the essays. Links within each essay direct the reader to relevant material in the original source and its annotations.

Interpretive Essays and Exhibits (1 total)

Common Sense Around the World

by Marie Pellissier

Common Sense traveled quickly for its time, and is still in print today. This interactive map explores the spread of Common Sense across the world during the first fifty years of its publication history.  View fullscreen map.