Siku Quanshu
The Siku Quanshu, variously translated as the Complete Library in Four Sections , Imperial Collection of Four, Emperor's Four Treasuries, Complete Library in Four Branches of Literature, or Complete L...
Philokalia
The Philokalia (Ancient Greek: φιλοκαλία "love of the beautiful, the good", from φιλία philia "love" and κάλλος kallos "beauty") is "a collection of texts written between the 4th and 15th centur...
The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire
The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire (sometimes shortened to Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire) is a book of history written by the English historian Edward Gibbon, which traces ...
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1788 in literature
This is a list of literature-related events in 1788.
Mémoires secrets
The Mémoires secrets pour servir à l'histoire de la République des Lettres en France depuis 1762 jusqu'à nos jours ("Secret Memoirs Serving as a History of the Republic of Letters in France from 1762 ...
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The History of Sandford and Merton
The History of Sandford and Merton (1783-1789) was a bestselling children's book written by Thomas Day. He began it as a contribution to Richard Lovell and Honora Edgeworth’s Harry and Lucy, a collect...
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Poetical Sketches
Poetical Sketches is the first collection of poetry and prose by William Blake, written between 1769 and 1777. Forty copies were printed in 1783 with the help of Blake's friends, the artist John Flaxm...
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Scots Musical Museum
The Scots Musical Museum was a major publication that had a pivotal role in the collecting and tradition of music of Scotland. It was by no means the first collection of Scottish folk songs and music,...
Critique of Practical Reason
The Critique of Practical Reason (German: Kritik der praktischen Vernunft, KpV) is the second of Immanuel Kant's three critiques, first published in 1788. It follows on from Kant's Critique of Pu...
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Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets
Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets (1779–81) is a work by Samuel Johnson, comprising short biographies and critical appraisals of 52 poets, most of whom lived during the eighteenth century. It is...
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Book of Discipline (United Methodist)
The Book of Discipline constitutes the law and doctrine of the United Methodist Church. It follows similar works for its predecessor denominations.It was originally published in 1784, in the Methodist...
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The Theatre considered as a Moral Institution
The Theatre considered as a Moral Institution (Die Schaubühne als eine moralische Anstalt betrachtet) was a paper delivered by the German playwright Friedrich Schiller on 26 June 1784 to the palatine ...
Letters from an American Farmer
Letters from an American Farmer is a series of letters written by French American writer J. Hector St. John de Crèvecœur, first published in 1782. The considerably longer title under which it was ori...
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Metaphysical Foundations of Natural Science
Metaphysical Foundations of Natural Science (German: Metaphysische Anfangsgründe der Naturwissenschaft) is a 1786 book by Immanuel Kant.
The book is divided into four chapters. The chapters ar...
Traité Élémentaire de Chimie
Traité élémentaire de chimie (Elementary Treatise of Chemistry) is an influential textbook written by Antoine Lavoisier published in 1789 and translated into English by Robert Kerr in 1790 under the t...
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