Books published in 1734

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Essay On Man

  [english | 1734]  

Alexander Pope

Summary: [s An Essay on the Art of Ingeniously Tormenting (1753) a conduct book was her first work. The Essay operates as a satirical advice book on how to nag and it was modeled after Jonathan Swifts satirical essays. The work is intended to teach a reader the various methods for teasing and mortifying ones acquaintances. It is divided into two sections that are organized for advice to specific groups and ...]
Genres: [essays | poetry | satireDownloads: 375

La Pupille

  [french | 1734]  

Christophe Barthlemi Fagan

Excerpts: [... dernier accepter une place au bureau des consignations, et fora galement le jeune homme prendre un emploi dans la mme partie. L'agrment de son esprit ...... vouloir me retirer, elle affecte un air plus gai, comme pour me dire: Pourquoi me fuyez-vous, marquis. Craignez-vous de me sacrifier quelques moments. ...... femme vous siroit fort bien. ARISTE. A moi. Vous plaisantez, Orgon. ...]
Genres: [humor | dramaDownloads: 402