Author:Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Franco-Genevan philosopher of Enlightenment whose political ideas influenced the French Revolution, the development of socialist theory, and the growth of nationalism

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Works edit

  • Eloisa, Or, A Series of Original Letters, 1784 (transcription volumes: 1, 2, 3, 4)
  • Thirty-eight plates, with explanations, intended to illustrate Linnaeus's system of vegetables: and particularly adapted to the Letters on the elements of botany
  • by Thomas Martyn, 1735-1825; Publication date 1788 Internet Archive identifier: thirtyeightplate00mart_0
  • A Lasting Peace through the Federation of Europe; and, The State of War trans. by Charles Edwyn Vaughan (1917)

Correspondence edit

  • Original letters to Mr de Malesherbes, Mr d'Alembert, Madame la maréchale de Luxembourg, etc. (1799) (transcription project)
  • Original Correspondence with Mme La Tour de Franqueville and M. du Peyrou (1804) (transcription volumes: 1, 2)

Collections edit

Works about Rousseau edit

  • Jean-Jacques Rousseau, a New Criticism (1906) (transcription volumes: 1, 2)
  • A Concise and Genuine Account of the Dispute between Mr. Hume and Mr. Rousseau, 1766 IA
  • The Cunning-Man: drama by Charles Burney, 1766 IA
  • Remarks on the Writings and Conduct of J.J. Rousseau, by Henry Fuseli, 1767 IA
  • Anecdotes of the Last Twelve Years of the Life of J. J. Rousseau, by Corancez, 1798 IA
  • Rousseau in "Lives of the Most Eminent French Writers" Vol 1 by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley IA
  • Voltaire and Rousseau Against the Atheists, 1845 IA
  • Rousseau as Described by Himself and Others: With Remarks and Explanations by Thomas Craddock, 1877 IA
  • Rousseau by John Morley, 1873 (transcription volumes: 1, 2)
  • Rousseau by Henry Grey Graham, 1883 IA
  • The English Poets: Lessing, Rousseau: Essays by James Russell Lowell, 1888 IA

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Some or all works by this author were published before January 1, 1929, and are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago. Translations or editions published later may be copyrighted. Posthumous works may be copyrighted based on how long they have been published in certain countries and areas.

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