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Thomas paine (b 1737-d 1809) was born in thetford, england, the son of joseph pain [sic], a quaker stay-maker educated at the local grammar school, he was apprenticed to his father, but soon tried out several other occupations. Thomas paine was an england-born political philosopher and writer who supported revolutionary causes in america and europe published in 1776 to international acclaim, common sense was the first. Articles the religious and political philosophy common sense and other writings, thomas paine (introduction by joyce appleby), barnes and noble classics,.