Hannah More Principal Works - Essay

Principal Works

(Nineteenth-Century Literary Criticism)

The Search After Happiness: A Pastoral Drama (play) 1773

The Inflexible Captive: A Tragedy (play) 1774

Sir Eldred of the Bower and the Bleeding Rock: Two Legendary Tales (poetry) 1776

Essays on Various Subjects, Principally Designed for Young Ladies (essays) 1777

Ode to Dragon, Mr. Garrick's House-Dog, at Hampton (poetry) 1777

Percy: A Tragedy (play) 1778

The Fatal Falsehood: A Tragedy (play) 1779

Sacred Dramas: Chiefly Intended for Young Persons, the Subjects Taken from the Bible (plays) 1782

Florio: A Tale for Fine Gentlemen and Fine Ladies and The Bas Bleu; or, Conversation: Two Poems (poetry) 1786

Slavery: A Poem (poetry) 1788

Thoughts on the Importance of the Manners of the Great to General Society (essay) 1788

Bishop Bonner's Ghost (poetry) 1789

An Estimate of the Religion of the Fashionable World (essay) 1791

Village Politics, Addressed to All the Mechanics, Journeymen, and Day Labourers in Great Britain (tract) 1792

The Gin-Shop; or, a Peep into a Prison (ballad) 1795

The Riot; or Half a Loaf Is Better Than No Bread (ballad) 1795

The Shepherd of Salisbury Plain (tract) 1795

*Cheap Repository. 3 vols. (tracts) 1795-98

Betty Brown, the St. Giles's Orange Girl (tract) 1796

The Entertaining, Moral, and Religious Repository. 2 vols. (tracts) 1798-99

Strictures on the Modern System of Female Education with a View of the Principles and Conduct Prevalent Among Women of Rank and Fortune. 2 vols. (essays) 1799

Hints Towards Forming the Character of a Young Princess. 2 vols. (essay) 1805

Cœlebs in Search of a Wife. Comprehending Observations on Domestic Habits and Manners, Religion and Morals. 2 vols. (novel) 1808

Practical Piety; or, The Influence of the Religion of the Heart on the Conduct of Life. 2 vols. (essay) 1811

Christian Morals. 2 vols. (essay) 1813

The Twelfth of August; or, The Feast of Freedom (essay) 1819; republished as The Feast of Freedom; or, The Abolition of Domestic Slavery in Ceylon, 1827

Memoirs of the Life and Correspondence of Mrs. Hannah More. 2 vols. (letters) 1837

The Letters of Hannah More (letters) 1925

*This work is commonly referred to as Cheap Repository Tracts.