Samuel Johnson (1709-1784)

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List of Works
[Dictionary]   [The Lives of the Poets]   [The Plays of William Shakespeare]   [Poems]   [The Prince of Abyssinia]   [Rasselas]   [The Vanity of Human Wishes]  
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Dictionary (1755) [HTR,HC]
The Harvard Classics only included the Preface to this work.
  • No known online texts of the complete work
  • Preface
    • HTML (3 pages) at Bartleby.com
    • HTML (Single page, 66 KB) at Jack Lynch's Samuel Johnson page
  • The Plan of an English Dictionary (in a letter to Lord Chesterfield, 1747)
    • HTML (Single page, 52 KB) at Jack Lynch's Samuel Johnson page

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  • Hardcover edition (Intl Book Centre, 1978).
  • CD-ROM edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, 1996).
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The Lives of the Poets (1781) [HTR,HC]
  • Multi-format (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) edition in two volumes at Project Gutenberg:

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  • Hardcover edition (Bibliolife, 2008, 164 pg).
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The Plays of William Shakespeare (1765) [HC]
The Harvard Classics only included the Preface to this work.
  • No known online texts of the complete work
  • Preface [HC]
    • HTML (4 pages) at Bartleby.com
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Poems (c. 1750-80?) [HC]
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The Prince of Abyssinia (or, Rasselas) (1759) [HTR]
  • HTML (49 pages, indexed) at Jack Lynch's Samuel Johnson page
  • Multi-format (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) at Project Gutenberg

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  • Paperback edition (Oxford Univ Pr, 2009).
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The Vanity of Human Wishes (1749) [HTR]
  • HTML (Single page, 19KB) at Jack Lynch's Samuel Johnson page
  • HTML (Single page, 24KB) at Rensacence Editions
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Social Contract, The
Social Me, The
Socialism
Sociology, Essays in
Solitude
Solitude, One Hundred Years of
Solomon, Song of (Morrison)
Song, A Hunting
Song of Roland, The
Song of Solomon (Morrison)
Song of Songs, Sermons on the
Songs of Experience
Songs of Innocence
Sonnets (Petrarch)
Sonnets (Shakespeare)
Sonnets from the Portuguese
Sonnets to Sundry Notes of Music
Sons and Lovers
Sophist
Sophistical Refutations, On
Sorrows of the Young Werther
Soul, The Dark Night of the
Soul, On the
Souls, Dead
Sound and the Fury, The
Sources of Morality and Religion, The Two
Spanish War, The
Spartan Creed, The
Species, The Origin of
Spectaculis, De
Sphere and Cylinder, On
Spheres, On the Revolutions of the Heavenly
Spheroids, On Conoids and
Spinoza of Market Street, The
Spirals, On
Spirit, Phenomenology of
Spirit of Capitalism, The Protestant Ethic and the
Spirit of Laws
Spiritual Dialogue, The (St. Catherine of Siena)
Spiritual Dialogue, The (St. Catherine of Genoa)
Spiritual Exercises
Square, Washington
Standard of Taste, Of the
Starry Messenger, The
State and Revolution, The
Statesman
Stavrogin's Confession
(Stella), On the Death of Esther Johnson
Stella, Journal to
Steppenwolf
Stories, Three (Flaubert)
Story, A Dull
Story of the Volsungs and Niblungs, The
Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, The
Stranger, The
Stranger, The Mysterious
Studies in Pessimism
Study of the Arts, Especially Medicine; Exhortation to the
Study of Experimental Medicine, Introduction to the
Study of History, A
Subjection of Women, The
Sublime and Beautiful, On the
Summa Contra Gentiles
Summa Theologica
Sun Also Rises, The
Sundry Notes of Music, Sonnets to
Superman, Man and
Suppliant Maidens, The (Aeschylus)
Suppliants, The (Euripides)
Surgery, On the
Sutras, The Yoga
Swift, Jonathan
Symposium (Plato)
Symposium (Xenophon)
Symptoms, and Anxiety; Inhibitions,
System of Logic, A
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