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Santayana, George
Sartre, Jean Paul
Schopenhauer, Arthur
Scott, Sir Walter
Secondat, Charles-Louis de (Montesquieu)
Shakespeare, William
Shaw, George Bernard
Shelley, Mary
Shelley, Percy Bysshe
Siena, St. Catherine of
Simmel, Georg
Singer, Isaac Bashevis
Smith, Adam
Solzhenitsyn, Aleksander I.
Sophocles
Sowell, Thomas
Spenser, Edmund
Spinoza, Benedict de
Steinbeck, John
Stendhal (Marie-Henri Beyle)
Sterne, Laurence
Stevenson, Robert Louis
Stowe, Harriet Beecher
Sun-Tzu
Swift, Jonathan
Tacitus
St. Teresa of Avila
Tertullian
Thackeray, William Makepeace
Thoreau, Henry David
Thucydides
Titus Lucretius Carus
Tocqueville, Alexis de
Tolkien, J.R.R.
Tolstoy, Leo
Toynbee, Arnold
Twain, Mark
Tyrtaeus
Brother Ugolino of Montegiorgio
Verne, Jules
Vinci, Leonardo da
Virgil
Voltaire
von Clausewitz, Karl
von Goethe, Johann Wolfgang
von Mises, Ludwig
Walton, Izaak
Weber, Max
Wells, H. G.
Wesley, John
Whitehead, Alfred North
Wilde, Oscar
Virginia Woolf
Wordsworth, William
Xenophon
Yeats, William Butler

 

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List of Works
[An Argument Against Abolishing Christianity] [Battle of the Books] [On the Death of Esther Johnson (Stella)] [Gulliver's Travels] [Hints Towards an Essay on Conversation] [Journal to Stella] [A Letter of Advice to a Young Poet] [A Modest Proposal] [A Tale of a Tub] [Treatise on Good Manners and Good Breeding]


An Argument Against Abolishing Christianity (1711)
  • HTML (264 KB; 100 KB zipped; plain text also available) of The Battle of the Books and other Short Pieces at Project Gutenberg

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  • Thrift Paperback edition of A Modest Proposal and Other Satirical Works; includes The Battle of the Books, A Meditation upon a Broom-Stick, A Discourse Concerning the Mechanical Operation of the Spirit and The Abolishing of Christianity in England (Dover Pubns, 1996, 64 pg).
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Battle of the Books (1704)
  • HTML (264 KB; 100 KB zipped; plain text also available) of The Battle of the Books and other Short Pieces at Project Gutenberg

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  • Paperback edition of A Tale of a Tub and Other Works; includes The Battle of the Books (Oxford Univ Pr, 1999, 192 pg).
  • Thrift Paperback edition of A Modest Proposal and Other Satirical Works; includes The Battle of the Books, A Meditation upon a Broom-Stick, A Discourse Concerning the Mechanical Operation of the Spirit and The Abolishing of Christianity in England (Dover Pubns, 1996, 64 pg).
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On the Death of Esther Johnson (Stella) (1729) [HC]
  • HTML (Single page, 99 KB) at Bartleby.com
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Gulliver's Travels (1726) [GBF(50),GBWW,GI,HTR]
  • HTML (606 KB; 226 KB zipped; plain text also available) at Project Gutenberg
  • French Text File (490 KB; 182 KB zipped) at Project Gutenberg

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  • Spanish Hardcover edition - Los Viajes de Gulliver (Everest de Ediciones Y Dist, 1999, 208 pg).
  • Thrift Paperback edition, unabridged (Dover Pubns, 1996).
  • Audio CD edition, abridged, read by Neville Jason (Naxos Audio Books, 1996).
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Hints Towards an Essay on Conversation (1709) [HC]
  • HTML (Single page, 97 KB) at Bartleby.com
  • HTML (264 KB; 100 KB zipped; plain text also available) of The Battle of the Books and other Short Pieces at Project Gutenberg
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Journal to Stella (written 1710-13; publ. 1766) [HTR]
  • Text File (1.25 MB; 479 KB zipped) at Project Gutenberg

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  • Hardcover edition (Indypublish.com, 2002, 540 pg).
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A Letter of Advice to a Young Poet (1721) [HC]
  • HTML (Single page, 134 KB) at Bartleby.com
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A Modest Proposal (1729) [HTR]
  • HTML (40 KB; plain text also available) at Project Gutenberg

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  • Thrift Paperback edition of A Modest Proposal and Other Satirical Works; includes The Battle of the Books, A Meditation upon a Broom-Stick, A Discourse Concerning the Mechanical Operation of the Spirit and The Abolishing of Christianity in England (Dover Pubns, 1996, 64 pg).
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A Tale of a Tub (1704) [HTR]
  • HTML (296 KB; 112 KB zipped; plain text also available) at Project Gutenberg

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  • Paperback edition of A Tale of a Tub and Other Works; includes The Battle of the Books (Oxford Univ Pr, 1999, 192 pg).
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Treatise on Good Manners and Good Breeding (pub. 1754) [HC]
  • HTML (Single page, 87 KB) at Bartleby.com
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