Thomas Paine (1737-1809)

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List of Works
[Common Sense]   [The Rights of Man]  
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Common Sense (1776)
  • HTML (7 pages) at A Hypertext on American History
  • HTML (Single page, 125KB) at The Constitution Society
  • Text file (124KB) at The Constitution Society

    Available at Amazon.Com:
  • Paperback edition of Common Sense, The Rights of Man, and Other Essential Writings of Thomas Paine (Signet Classics, 2003, 416 pg).
  • Thrift Paperback edition (Dover Pubns, 1997, 64 pg).
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The Rights of Man (1792)
  • HTML (4 pages) at A Hypertext on American History
  • HTML (4 pages) at The Constitution Society
  • Text file (526KB) at The Constitution Society

    Available at Amazon.Com:
  • Paperback edition of Common Sense, The Rights of Man, and Other Essential Writings of Thomas Paine (Signet Classics, 2003, 416 pg).
  • Thrift Paperback edition (Dover Pubns, 1999, 256 pg).
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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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