Name Essays
Description

Prose compositions, remarks, critical reflections, or guides on any particular subject.

Title List

Displaying 25 titles of 173 total.

ID Title Author Firms (City) Date Edition
6810 A dialogue on friendship and society. by the Translator of the Life of Petrarch. Dobson, Susannah
Thomas Becket [Strand] (London)
1777
284 A Friendly Address to Converts from the Roman Catholic Church. Tonna, Charlotte Elizabeth (Browne) Phelan
Thomas I. White (Dublin)
1828
13744 A fund raising for the Italian gentleman: or, A magazine filling on the scheme of frugality. What damage may arise from an explosion, is calculated from the accurate observations of the famous Dr. Atterbury. Fleming, Caleb
Mary Cooper (London)
1750
13748 A letter of consolation and counsel to the good people of England, especially of London and Westminster, occasion'd by the late earthquakes. By a layman. Unknown,
Mary Cooper (London)
1750
13746 A manual for common Christians; or, Plain reasons for infant-baptism; designed for the use of all paedo-baptists, of every denomination; that they may give a reason of their practice with meekness and charity, and know how to apply the ritual with a truly religious intention Fleming, Caleb
Mary Cooper (London)
1750
2159 A treatise on justification: showing the matter, manner, time, and effects of it. By the Reverend Mr. Thomas Dutton, Late Minister in London, and Author of the Discourse on the New-Birth, and Religious Letters. The third edition. Dutton, Anne
Archibald Coubrough (Glasgow)
1778 3
6632 An address to the gentlemen under the denomination of old bachelors. By Miss Casandra, Author of the Conduct of the Military Gentlemen. Published by the Desire of a Man of Quality. , Miss Cassandra
1757
2222 An address to the people of Ireland; shewing them why they ought to submit to an union. Emmet, Mary Anne
s.n.
1799
3840 An enquiry concerning the principles of taste, and of the origin of our ideas of beauty, &c. Reynolds, Frances
1789
3798 An enquiry concerning the principles of taste, and of the origin of our ideas of beauty, &c. Reynolds, Frances
1785
5212 An essay in defence of the female sex. Interspersed with reflections upon love and taste. Written for the honour of the fair sex. By a lady. Unknown,
Charles Hitch (London)
Robert Akenhead Jr. (Newcastle)
1750
14415 An essay on coin. By Bryan Robinson, M.D. Robinson, Bryan
George and Alexander Ewing (Dublin)
1757
4819 An essay on the art of ingeniously tormenting; with proper rules for the exercise of that pleasant art Humbly addressed, In the First Part, To the Master, Husband, &c. In the Second Part, To the Wife, Friend, &c. With some General Instructions for Plaguing all your Acquaintance. Collier, Jane
Andrew Millar (London)
1753 1
4839 An essay on the art of ingeniously tormenting; with proper rules for the exercise of that pleasant art. Humbly addressed, in the first part, to the master, husband, &c. in the second part, to the wife, friend, &c. With some general instructions for plaguing all your acquaintance. Collier, Jane
John Smith [Blind Quay] (Dublin)
Peter Wilson [Dame St, 1748–66] (Dublin)
Matthew Williamson [Dame Street] (Dublin)
John Exshaw I [Cork Hill] (Dublin)
1753 1 Irish
4830 An essay on the art of ingeniously tormenting; with proper rules for the exercise of that pleasant art. Humbly addressed, In the First Part, To the Master, Husband, &c. In the Second Part, To the Wife, Friend, &c. With some general instructions for plaguing all your acquaintance. The second edition, corrected. Collier, Jane
Andrew Millar (London)
1757 2
4863 An essay on the art of ingeniously tormenting. A new edition. Collier, Jane
Mundell and Son [Catherine Mundell and James Mundell] (Edinburgh)
Michael Allen and West (London)
Wilson, Spence and Mawman [High Ousegate] (York)
1795
5814 An essay on the noble science of self-justification. Edgeworth, Maria
s.n.
1795
3602 An essay on the writings and genius of Shakespear, compared with the Greek and French dramatic poets. With some remarks upon the misrepresentations of Mons. de Voltaire. Montagu, Elizabeth
Edward and Charles Dilly (London)
1772 3
3603 An essay on the writings and genius of Shakespear, compared with the Greek and French dramatic poets. With some remarks upon the misrepresentations of Mons. de Voltaire. Montagu, Elizabeth
Luke Hansard [Lincoln's Inn Fields] (London)
1770 2
3604 An essay on the writings and genius of Shakespear, compared with the Greek and French dramatic poets. With some remarks upon the misrepresentations of Mons. de Voltaire. Montagu, Elizabeth
James Dodsley (London)
Thomas Cadell [London] (London)
John Wilkie (London)
John Walter [Homer's Head, Charing Cross] (London)
Baker and Leigh (London)
1769
3483 An essay on the writings and genius of Shakespear, compared with the Greek and French dramatic poets. With some remarks upon the misrepresentations of Mons. de Voltaire. Montagu, Elizabeth
Henry Saunders [Castle Street] (Dublin)
James Potts (Dublin)
James Williams [5 Skinner Row] (Dublin)
Dillon Chamberlaine [Dame Street] (Dublin)
William Sleater I [Castle Street] (Dublin)
1769 Irish 1
3571 An essay on the writings and genius of Shakespear, compared with the Greek and French dramatic poets. With some remarks upon the misrepresentations of Mons. de Voltaire. Montagu, Elizabeth
James Potts (Dublin)
William Colles [19 Dame Street] (Dublin)
James Williams [21 Skinner Row] (Dublin)
William Sleater I [Castle Street] (Dublin)
Dillon Chamberlaine [College Green] (Dublin)
1778
3550 An essay on the writings and genius of Shakespear, compared with the Greek and French dramatic poets. With some remarks upon the misrepresentations of Mons. de Voltaire. The fifth edition, corrected. To which are added, three dialogues of the dead. By Mrs. Montagu. Montagu, Elizabeth
Charles Dilly (London)
1785 5, corrected
3551 An essay on the writings and genius of Shakespear, compared with the Greek and French dramatic poets. With some remarks upon the misrepresentations of Mons. de Voltaire. The fourth edition. To which are now first added, three dialogues of the dead. By Mrs. Montagu. Montagu, Elizabeth
Edward and Charles Dilly (London)
1777 4
3573 An essay on the writings and genius of Shakespear, compared with the Greek and French dramatic poets. With some remarks upon the misrepresentations of Mons. de Voltaire. The fourth edition. To which are now first added, three dialogues of the dead. By Mrs. Montagu. Montagu, Elizabeth
Edward and Charles Dilly (London)
1777