Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826)

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[Declaration of Independence]  
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The Declaration of Independence (July 4, 1776) [gbf(HS),GBWW,GI,HTR,HC]
Though some minor alterations were made by Benjamin Franklin, John Adams and others, the document is wholly the work of Jefferson.
  • MultiFormat (HTML, EPUB, PDF, Kindle, Text) at Project Gutenberg
  • HTML (single page) at the National Archives
  • HTML (single page, 11 KB) at the University of Oklahoma Law Center
  • HTML (Single page, 10 KB) at the Constitution Society
  • Text file (9 KB) at the Constitution Society
  • Hi-res JPG (134 KB; Not readable) at the Constitution Society
  • Audiobook (MP3, Apple M4B, Ogg Vorbis, Speex) at Project Gutenberg (Read by Jim Cadwell)
  • Audiobook (MP3, Apple M4B, M3U, Ogg Vorbis) at Librivox (Read by Jim Cadwell)
  • Audiobook (MP3, Apple M4B, M3U, Ogg Vorbis) of The Articles of Confederation, the U.S. Constitution, the Declaration of Independence and the Gettysburg Address at Librivox (Read by Michael Scherer)

    Available at Amazon.Com:
  • Paperback edition of The Constitution of the United States of America, with the Bill of Rights and Amendments 11-27; and The Declaration of Independence (National Center for Constitutional Studies, 2015, 52 pg).
  • Thrift Paperback edition of The Declaration of Independence and Other Great Documents of American History, 1775-1864 (Dover Pubns, 2000, 64 pg).
  • Audio CD edition of the Unabridged U.S. Constitution & Declaration of Independence (BN Publishing, 2016).
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Poems (Johnson) (c. 1750-80?)
An Inquiry Concerning the Principles of Morals (1751)
On the Origin of Inequality (1754)
Treatise on Good Manners and Good Breeding (pub. 1754)
A Dictionary of the English Language (1755)
On Political Economy (1755)
On the Sublime and Beautiful (1756)
On Taste (Burke) (1756)
Of the Standard of Taste (Hume) (1757)
Candide (1759)
The Prince of Abyssinia (or, Rasselas) (1759)
The Theory of the Moral Sentiments (1759)
Tristam Shandy (1759-67)
Confessions (Rousseau) (c. 1762; Pub. 1782)
Emile (or, On Education) (1762)
Rameau's Nephew (1762)
The Social Contract (1762)
Philosophical Dictionary (1764)
The Plays of William Shakespeare (Johnson) (1765)
A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy (1765? - 2nd ed. 1768)
Sorrows of the Young Werther (1774)
Common Sense (1776)
Declaration of Independence (1776)
Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire (1776-88)
Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations (1776)
Articles of Confederation (1777)
Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion (pub. 1779)
The Metaphysical Elements of Ethics (1780)
Critique of Pure Reason (1781)
The Lives of the Poets (1781)
Poems (Blake) (1783-94)
Prolegomena (1783)
Fundamental Principles of the Metaphysics of Morals (1785)
Introduction to the Metaphysics of Morals (1785)
Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides (1786)
Constitutional Convention Debates (1787)
Constitution of the United States (1787; effect. 1789)
Anti-Federalist Papers (1787-88)
Federalist Papers (1787-88)
Critique of Practical Reason (1788)
Elements of Chemistry (1789)
Introduction to the Principles of Morals and Legislation (1789)
Songs of Innocence (1789)
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