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]
  • 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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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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