Essays upon several moral subjects. In two parts. Part I. Upon Pride. Upon Cloaths. Upon Duelling. Upon General Kindness. Upon the Office of a Chaplain. Upon the Weakness of Human Reason. Part. II. Of Fame. Of Musick. Of the Value of Life. Of the Spleen. Of Eagerness of Desire. Of Friendship. Of Popularity. A Thought. Of the Entertainment of Books. Of Confidence. Of Envy. Of the Aspect. Against Despair. Of Covetousness. Of Liberty. Of Old Age. Of Pleasure. By Jeremy Collier, M.A.

  • Collier, Jeremy, 1650-1726.
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London : printed for D. Brown, without Temple-Bar, R. Sare, near Gray's-Inn-Gate, B. and S. Tooke, at the Middle-Temple Gate, G. Strahan, at the Royal Exchange, W. Mears, and F. Clay, both without Temple-Bar, 1722.

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The sixth edition, corrected and enlarged.

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