David Hume Principal Works - Essay

Principal Works

(Literary Criticism (1400-1800))

*A Treatise of Human Nature: Being an Attempt to Introduce the Experimental Method of Reasoning into Moral Subjects. 3 vols. (essay) 1739-40

An Abstract of a Book Lately Published, Entitled, “A Treatise of Human Nature,” wherein the Chief Argument of That Book Is Farther Illustrated and Explained (essay) 1740

Essays, Moral and Political. 2 vols. (essays) 1741-42

A Letter from a Gentleman to His Friend in Edinburgh (essay) 1745

Philosophical Essays concerning Human Understanding (essays) 1748

Three Essays, Moral and Political, Never before Published (essays) 1748

A True Account of the Behaviour and Conduct of Archibald Stewart, Esq. (essay) 1748

An Enquiry concerning the Principles of Morals (essay) 1751

The Petition of the Grave and Venerable Bellmen (or Sextons) of the Church of Scotland, to the Hon. House of Commons (essay) 1751

Political Discourses (essays) 1752

§Essays and Treatises on Several Subjects. 4 vols. (essays) 1753-56

The History of Great Britain, Vol. I: Containing the Reigns of James I. and Charles I. (history) 1754; also published as The History of Great Britain, under the House of Stuart, 1759

Four Dissertations (essays)...

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