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)
  • Multi-format (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) 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)
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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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  • Multi-format (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) 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]
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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]
  • Multi-format (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) 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]
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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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The Enneads (250)
On the Incarnation (c. 318)
Ecclesiastical History (c. 325)
Life of Antony (c. 356-362)
Sermons (Chrysostom) (c. 370-404)
Letters (Chrysostom) (c. 370-404)
On the Priesthood (c. 386)
On the Teacher (c. 388)
Commentary on Galatians (c. 390?)
Christian Doctrine (397-426)
On the Trinity (400-416)
Confessions (Augustine) (c. 401)
The City of God (413-426)
Enchiridion (Augustine) (421)
The Rule of St. Benedict (c. 530?)
The Quran (c. 632)
Beowulf (c. 725)
Tales from the 1001 Nights (c. 850?)
The Destruction of Dá Derga's Hostel (c. 900?; mss. c. 1100)
The Tale of Genji (c. 1008-1021)
Shahnameh (1010)
The Mabinogion (c. 1050?)
Monologium (1077)
Proslogium (1087)
The Song of Roland (c. 1100)
The Rubaiyat (c. 1120)
Letters of Abelard and Heloise (c. 1130-1136)
On Loving God (c. 1130?)
Sermons on the Song of Songs (1136-1153)
The Story of the Volsungs and Niblungs (12th century)
Guide of the Perplexed (1180-1190)
The Nibelungenlied (c. 1200)
Magna Carta (1215)
The Little Flowers of St. Francis of Assisi (c. 1250-1261)
The Saga of Burnt Njal (13th century)
On the Principles of Nature (1252-1256)
Summa Contra Gentiles (1261-1264)
Summa Theologica (1265-1273)
The New Life (c. 1292-1294)
The Cloud of Unknowing (c. 1300)
The Divine Comedy (c. 1306-1321)
Inferno (c. 1306-1314)
On Monarchy (c. 1309-1313)
Purgatorio (c. 1315-1318)
Paradiso (c. 1319-1321)
Sonnets (Petrarch) (c. 1327-1374)
Ascent of Mt. Ventoux (c. 1336)
The Decameron (1351)
The Spiritual Dialogue (St. Catherine of Siena) (1370)
Troilus and Criseyde (c. 1385)
Canterbury Tales (c. 1386)
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight (Late 14th century)
On the Imitation of Christ (1418)
The Spiritual Dialogue (St. Catherine of Genoa) (1447)
Le Morte d'Arthur (c. 1470)
Notebooks (da Vinci) (c. 1478-1518)
The Dignity of Man (c. 1486)
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