Jonathan Swift (1667-1745)

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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)
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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)
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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]
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Gulliver's Travels (1726) [GBF(50),GBWW,GI,HTR]
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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]
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Journal to Stella (written 1710-13; publ. 1766) [HTR]
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  • Paperback edition (Echo Library, 2007).
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A Letter of Advice to a Young Poet (1721) [HC]
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A Modest Proposal (1729) [HTR]
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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]
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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]
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Quadrature of the Parabola, On the
Quantum Theory, Origin and Development of the
Quarters, Close
Queene, The Faerie
Quixote, Don
Quran, The
Race and Culture
Radical Empiricism, Essays in
Rainbow, The
Ramayana, The
Rameau's Nephew
Rape of Lucrece, The
Rape of the Lock
Rappaccini's Daughter
Rasselas
Rat Man, The
Raven, The
Read a Book; How to
Reason, Critique of Practical
Reason, Critique of Pure
Reason, The Life of
Rebel, The
Reckoner, The Sand-
Red Badge of Courage, The
Red and the Black, The
Red Death, The Masque of the
Reduction, Instruments of
Reflection, Aids to
Reflections on the Revolution in France
Refutations, On Sophistical
Regained, Paradise
Regimen in Acute Diseases, On
Relativity
Relativity, The Meaning of
Religio Medici
Religion, Dialogues Concerning Natural
Religion, Institutes of the Christian
Religion, The Two Sources of Morality and
Religious Affections, Treatise Concerning
Religious Experience, The Varieties of
Remedia Amoris
Remedies for Love
Remembrance of Things Past
Reminiscence, On Memory and
Replies, Objections Against the Meditations and
Representative Government
Representative Men
Repression
Republic, The
Researches in Electricity, Experimental
Return of the Native, The
Revolution, The State and
Revolution in France, Reflections on the
Revolutions of the Heavenly Spheres, On the
Rex, Oedipus
Rhesus
Rhetoric
Richard the Second, King
Richard the Third, King
Right, Philosophy of
Right, The Science of
Rights, Civil
Rights of Man, The
Rights of Men and Natural Law, The
Rime of the Ancient Mariner
Rings, The Book of Five
Rings, The Lord of the
Rip Van Winkle
Rises, The Sun Also
Rites of Passage
Road to Serfdom, The
Robert Levet, On the Death of Dr.
Robinson Crusoe
Roland, The Song of
Roman Empire, Decline and Fall of the
Romans, Lives of the Noble Grecians and
Rome, History of
Romeo and Juliet
Room of One's Own, A
Rothschild's Fiddle
Rubaiyat, The
Rue Morgue, The Murders in the
Rule of St. Benedict, The
Rules for the Direction of the Mind
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