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Essays : Moral, Political, and Literary.

Essays : Moral, Political, and Literary.

Author: David Hume; Eugene F Miller
Publisher: Indianapolis : Liberty Fund Inc., 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Early works to 1800
Additional Physical Format: Print version
Hume, David
Essays : Moral, Political, and Literary
Indianapolis : Liberty Fund Inc.,c2014
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Hume; Eugene F Miller
ISBN: 0865970564 9780865970564 9781614878100 1614878102
OCLC Number: 952756649
Description: 1 online resource (739 pages)
Contents: ""David Hume, Essays Moral, Political, and Literary ""; ""Front Matter ""; ""Title Page ""; ""Copyright Details ""; ""Table of Contents, p. vii ""; ""Foreword, p. xi ""; ""Editor's Note, p. xix ""; ""Note to the Revised Edition, p. xxviii ""; ""The Life of David Hume, p. xxix ""; ""Letter from Adam Smith, LL. D. To William Strahan, Esq., p. xliii ""; ""Essays Moral, Political, and Literary ""; ""Part I ""; ""I. Of the Delicacy of Taste and Passion, p. 3 ""; ""II. Of the Liberty of the Press, p. 9 ""; ""III. That Politics May be Reduced to a Science, p. 14 "" ""IV. Of the First Principles of Government, p. 32 """"V. Of the Origin of Government, p. 37 ""; ""VI. Of the Independency of Parliament, p. 42 ""; ""VII. Whether the British Government Inclines More to Absolute Monarchy, or to a Republic, p. 47 ""; ""VIII. Of Parties In General, p. 54 ""; ""IX. Of the Parties of Great Britain, p. 64 ""; ""X. Of Superstition and Enthusiasm, p. 73 ""; ""XI. Of the Dignity or Meanness of Human Nature, p. 80 ""; ""XII. Of Civil Liberty, p. 87 ""; ""XIII. Of Eloquence, p. 97 ""; ""XIV. Of the Rise and Progress of the Arts and Sciences, p. 111 "" ""XV. The Epicurean, p. 138 """"XVI. The Stoic, p. 146 ""; ""XVII. The Platonist, p. 155 ""; ""XVIII. The Sceptic, p. 159 ""; ""XIX. Of Polygamy and Divorces, p. 181 ""; ""XX. Of Simplicity and Refinement in Writing, p. 191 ""; ""XXI. Of National Characters, p. 197 ""; ""XXII. Of Tragedy, p. 216 ""; ""XXIII. Of the Standard of Taste, p. 226 ""; ""Part II ""; ""I. Of Commerce, p. 253 ""; ""II. Of Refinement in the Arts, p. 268 ""; ""III. Of Money, p. 281 ""; ""IV. Of Interest, p. 295 ""; ""V. Of the Balance of Trade, p. 308 ""; ""VI. Of the Jealousy of Trade, p. 327 "" ""VII. Of the Balance of Power, p. 332 """"VIII. Of Taxes, p. 342 ""; ""IX. Of Public Credit, p. 349 ""; ""X. Of Some Remarkable Customs, p. 366 ""; ""XI. Of the Populousness of Ancient Nations, p. 377 ""; ""XII. Of the Original Contract, p. 465 ""; ""XIII. Of Passive Obedience, p. 488 ""; ""XIV. Of the Coalition of Parties, p. 493 ""; ""XVI. Idea of a Perfect Commonwealth, p. 512 ""; ""Essays Withdrawn and Unpublished, p. 531 ""; ""I. Of Essay-Writing, p. 533 ""; ""II. Of Moral Prejudices, p. 538 ""; ""III. Of the Middle Station of Life, p. 545 ""; ""IV. Of Impudence and Modesty, p. 552 "" ""V. Of Love and Marriage, p. 557 """"VI. Of the Study of History, p. 563 ""; ""VII. Of Avarice, p. 569 ""; ""VIII. A Character of Sir Robert Walpole, p. 574 ""; ""IX. Of Suicide, p. 577 ""; ""X. Of the Immortality of the Soul, p. 590 ""; ""Variant Readings, p. 599 ""; ""Glossary, p. 649 ""; ""Index, p. 661 ""


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