David Hume (1711-1776)

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List of Works
[Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion]   [Essays Moral and Political]   [An Inquiry Concerning Human Understanding]   [An Inquiry Concerning the Principles of Morals]   [Of the Original Contract]   [Of Personal Identity]   [Of the Standard of Taste]   [A Treatise of Human Nature]  


Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion (pub. 1779)
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  • Paperback edition (Prometheus Books, 1989, 114 pg).
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Essays Moral and Political (1748) [HTR]
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  • Paperback edition, Essays, Moral, Political, and Literary (Liberty Fund, 1987).
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An Inquiry Concerning Human Understanding (1748) [GBWW,GI,HTR,HC]
  • Adobe Acrobat (309 KB) at the Archive for the History of Economic Thought
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  • Paperback edition, Enquiries Concerning Human Understanding and Concerning the Principles of Morals (Clarendon Pr, 1975, 417 pg).
  • Paperback edition (Hackett Pub Co, 1993).
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An Inquiry Concerning the Principles of Morals (1751)
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  • Paperback edition, Enquiries Concerning Human Understanding and Concerning the Principles of Morals (Clarendon Pr, 1975, 417 pg).
  • Paperback edition (Oxford Univ Pr, 1998, 304 pg).
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Of the Original Contract (1748)
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Of Personal Identity (1739) [GBF]
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Of the Standard of Taste (1757)
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A Treatise of Human Nature (1739) [GBF,HTR]
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  • Paperback edition (Prometheus Books, 1992, 639 pg).
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The Way of the World (1700)
The Shortest-Way with the Dissenters (1702)
Battle of the Books (1704)
Opticks (pub. 1704)
A Tale of a Tub (1704)
New Essays Concerning Human Understanding (Leibniz) (c. 1705)
On the Conduct of the Understanding (pub. 1706)
Hints Towards an Essay on Conversation (1709)
The Principles of Human Knowledge (1710)
Journal to Stella (1710-13; pub. 1766)
An Argument Against Abolishing Christianity (1711)
Essay on Criticism (1711)
Rape of the Lock (1712; rev. 1714, 1717)
Three Dialogues (1713)
Monadology (1714)
Minor Poems (Pope) (1717?)
The Education of Women (1719)
Robinson Crusoe (1719)
A Letter of Advice to a Young Poet (1721)
Persian Letters (1721)
Moll Flanders (1723)
Gulliver's Travels (1726)
On the Death of Esther Johnson (Stella) (1729)
A Modest Proposal (1729)
Essay on Man (1733-34)
Letters on the English (1734)
A Defence of Free-Thinking in Mathematics (1735)
Journals (Wesley) (1735-1786)
A Treatise of Human Nature (1739)
Joseph Andrews (1742)
A Hunting Song (or, A Hunting We Will Go) (c. 1745?)
Treatise Concerning Religious Affections (1746)
Zadig (1747)
Essays Moral and Political (Hume) (1748)
An Inquiry Concerning Human Understanding (1748)
Of the Original Contract (1748)
Spirit of Laws (1748)
Tom Jones (1749)
The Vanity of Human Wishes (1749)
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