The Vanity of Human Wishes (1749) and Two Rambler papers (1750) eBook

This eBook from the Gutenberg Project consists of approximately 33 pages of information about The Vanity of Human Wishes (1749) and Two Rambler papers (1750).

3. Letter to A.H.  Esq.; concerning the Stage (1698), and Richard Willis’ Occasional Paper No.  IX (1698). (III, 1)

4. Essay on Wit (1748), together with Characters by Flecknoe, and Joseph Warton’s Adventurer Nos. 127 and 133. (I, 2)

5.  Samuel Wesley’s Epistle to a Friend Concerning Poetry (1700) and Essay on Heroic Poetry (1693). (II, 2)

6. Representation of the Impiety and Immorality of the Stage (1704) and Some Thoughts Concerning the Stage (1704). (III, 2)

Second Year (1947-1948)

7.  John Gay’s The Present State of Wit (1711); and a section on Wit from The English Theophrastus (1702). (I, 3)

8.  Rapin’s De Carmine Pastorali, translated by Creech (1684). (II, 3)

9.  T. Hanmer’s (?) Some Remarks on the Tragedy of Hamlet (1736). (III, 3)

10.  Corbyn Morris’ Essay towards Fixing the True Standards of Wit, etc. (1744). (I, 4)

11.  Thomas Purney’s Discourse on the Pastoral (1717). (II, 4)

12.  Essays on the Stage, selected, with an Introduction by Joseph Wood Krutch. (III, 4)

Third Year (1948-1949)

13.  Sir John Falstaff (pseud.), The Theatre (1720). (IV, 1)

14.  Edward Moore’s The Gamester (1753). (V, 1)

15.  John Oldmixon’s Reflections on Dr. Swift’s Letter to Harley (1712); and Arthur Mainwaring’s The British Academy (1712). (VI, 1)

16.  Nevil Payne’s Fatal Jealousy (1673). (V, 2)

17.  Nicholas Rowe’s Some Account of the Life of Mr. William Shakespear (1709). (Extra Series, 1)

18.  Aaron Hill’s Preface to The Creation; and Thomas Brereton’s Preface to Esther. (IV, 2)

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