Titus Lucretius Carus (c. 95-55 BC)

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List of Works
[On the Nature of Things]

On the Nature of Things (50 BC) [GBWW,GI,HTR]
  • English/Latin HTML (Multi-page, indexed) at Perseus/Tufts (Translation by William Ellery Leonard)
  • HTML (6 pages, 94-139 KB; 415 KB text file also available) at MIT Classics Archive (Translated by William Ellery Leonard)
  • Multi-format (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) at Project Gutenberg (Translated by William Ellery Leonard)

    Available at Amazon.Com:
  • Latin/English Hardcover edition, translation by W.H.D. Rouse, revised by Martin Ferguson Smith (Harvard Univ Pr, 1975, 601 pg).
  • Paperback edition, translated by Alicia Stallings (Penguin Classics, 2007, 304 pg).

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  • Paperback edition at Richer Resources Publications, translated by Ian Johnston.
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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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