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Essays, Moral, Political, and Literary

Essays, Moral, Political, and Literary (1758) is a two volume compilation of essays by David Hume.[1] Part I includes the essays from Essays, Moral and Political, plus two essays from Four Dissertations. The content of this part largely covers political and aesthetic issues. Part II includes the essays from Political Discourses, most of which develop economic themes. The total two-part collection appeared within a larger collection of Hume's writings titled Essays and Treatises on Several Subjects.[2]

References

  1. ^ See   via Google Books
  2. ^ James, Fieser (2006). "David Hume (1711-1776)". The Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy. Retrieved 2007-12-12. 

External links

  • Essays, Moral, Political, and Literary (full text with foreword by Eugene F. Miller)
  • Four of the Essays, slightly modified for easier reading


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