Jean Jacques Rousseau (1712-1778)

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List of Works
[Confessions]   [Emile]   [On the Origin of Inequality]   [On Political Economy]   [Profession of Faith of a Savoyard Vicar]   [The Social Contract]  


Confessions (c. 1762; Pub. 1782)
  • Text file (1,510KB) at EServer.org (translated by W. Conyngham Mallory)

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  • Paperback edition, translated by J.M. Cohen (Penguin, 1953).
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Emile (or, On Education) (1762) [HTR,HC]
  • French Scans (Multi-page) at Gallicia
  • Multi-format (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) at Project Gutenberg (translated by Barbara Foxley)

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  • Paperback edition (Everymans Library, 1993, 533 pg).
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On the Origin of Inequality (1754) [GBWW,HTR,HC]
  • HTML (Multi-page, indexed) at The Constitution Society (translated by G.D.H. Cole)
  • Text file (204KB) at The Constitution Society (translated by G.D.H. Cole)

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  • Paperback edition, translated by Donald A. Cress (Hackett Pub. Co., 1992).
  • Paperback edition, also includes Discourse on Political Economy and On the Social Contract, translated by Julia Bondanella (W.W. Norton & Co., 1987).

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  • Paperback edition at Richer Resources Publications, also includes Discourse on the Sciences and the Arts; translated by Ian Johnston.
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On Political Economy (1755) [GBWW,GI,HTR]
  • HTML (Single page, 98KB) at The Constitution Society (translator unknown)
  • Text file (90KB) at The Constitution Society (translator unknown)

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  • Paperback edition, included with On the Social Contract, translated by Judith Masters (St. Martins Press, 1978, 245 pg).
  • Paperback edition, also includes Discourse on Inequality and On the Social Contract, translated by Julia Bondanella (W.W. Norton & Co., 1987).
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Profession of Faith of a Savoyard Vicar [HTR,HC]
This is a section from the second half of Emile.
  • HTML (5 pages) at Bartleby.com (translator unknown)
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The Social Contract (1762) [GBF,GBWW,GI,HTR]
  • HTML (Multi-page, indexed) at The Constitution Society (translated by G.D.H. Cole)
  • Text file (256KB) at The Constitution Society (translated by G.D.H. Cole)

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  • Paperback edition, translated by Maurice Cranston (Penguin, 1987).
  • Paperback edition, includes Political Economy, translated by Judith Masters (St. Martins Press, 1978, 245 pg).
  • Paperback edition, also includes Discourse on Inequality and Discourse On Political Economy, translated by Julia Bondanella (W.W. Norton & Co., 1987).

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  • Paperback edition at Richer Resources Publications, translated by Ian Johnston.
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Ballads (Stevenson) (pub. 1890)
In Exile (c. 1890?)
Hedda Gabler (1890)
Ivan the Fool (1890)
The Picture of Dorian Gray (1890)
The Principles of Psychology (1890)
Tess of the D'Urbervilles (1891)
Thus Spake Zarathustra (1891)
The Master Builder (1892)
A Woman of No Importance (1893)
Arms and the Man (1894)
The Black Monk (1894)
The Jungle Book (1894)
Rothschild's Fiddle (1894)
Salome (1894)
The Importance of Being Earnest (1895)
Jude the Obscure (1895)
The Red Badge of Courage (1895)
Selected Papers on Hysteria (1895)
The Time Machine (1895)
Twilight of the Idols (1895)
Matter and Memory (1896)
The Seagull (1896)
Captains Courageous (1897)
Uncle Vanya (1897)
An Outpost of Progress (1898)
The Turn of the Screw (1898)
The War of the Worlds (1898)
What is Art? (1898)
The Interpretation of Dreams (1900)
Philosophy of Money (1900)
Sister Carrie (1900)
The Wizard of Oz (1900)
Caesar and Cleopatra (1901)
On Dreams (1901)
Heart of Darkness (1901)
Kim (1901)
Psychopathology of Everyday Life (1901)
Science and Hypothesis (1901)
The Will to Power (1901)
The Varieties of Religious Experience (1902)
The Wings of the Dove (1902)
After the Ball (1903)
The Ambassadors (1903)
The Beast in the Jungle (1903)
Call of the Wild (1903)
The Cherry Orchard (1904)
The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism (1904-05)
The Life of Reason (1905-06)
Major Barbara (1905)
Man and Superman (1905)
The Scarlet Pimpernel (1905)
White Fang (1906)
The American Scene (1907)
Creative Evolution (1907)
The Education of Henry Adams (1907)
Pragmatism (1907)
The Sexual Enlightenment of Children (1907)
Twenty-Three Tales (Tolstoy) (1907)
What Men Live By (1907)
The Mysterious Stranger (c. 1908; pub. 1916)
Science and Method (1908)
The Virtues (1908)
Poems (T.S. Eliot) (1909-62)
The Rat Man (1909)
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