Lessons for Children
Lessons for Children is a series of four age-adapted reading primers written by the prominent 18th-century British poet and essayist Anna Laetitia Barbauld. Published in 1778 and 1779, the books initi...
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Nocturnal Revels
Nocturnal Revels is a 1779 two-volume book about prostitution in 18th-century London during the reign of George II.The title page introduces the book as "the history of King's-Place and other modern n...
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Fables and Parables
Fables and Parables (Bajki i przypowieści, 1779), by Ignacy Krasicki (1735–1801), is a work in a long international tradition of fable-writing that reaches back to antiquity. They have been described...
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1779 in poetry
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1779 in literature
This is a list of literature-related events in 1779.
Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion
Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion is a philosophical work by the Scottish philosopher David Hume. Through dialogue, three philosophers named Demea, Philo, and Cleanthes debate the nature of God's ...
Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Jean-Jacques Rousseau (/ruːˈsoʊ/; [ʒɑ̃ʒak ʁuso]; 28 June 1712 – 2 July 1778) was a Genevan philosopher, writer, and composer of the 18th century. His political philosophy influenced the...
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