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This article presents lists of the literary events and publications in 1711.

List of years in literature (table)
In poetry
1708
1709
1710
1711
1712
1713
1714

Contents

EventsEdit

New booksEdit

ProseEdit

  • Francis AtterburyRepresentation of the State of Religion
  • Richard BlackmoreThe Nature of Man
  • Pierre BoileauThe Works of Monsieur Boileau, vol. 1 (published by John Ozell)
  • Laurent BordelonGomgam, ou l'Homme prodigieux transporté dans l'air, sur la terre et sous les eaux (Gomgam, the remarkable man transported through the air, on the ground and under the water)
  • Abel BoyerThe Political State of Great Britain
  • Cornelis de BruijnReizen over Moskovie, door Persie en Indie (Voyage to the Levant and Travels into Moscovy, Persia, and the East Indies)
  • Jean ChardinVoyages de monsieur le chevalier Chardin en Perse et autres lieux de l'orient (The Travels of Sir John Chardin in Persia and the Orient)
  • Giuseppe Colombani – Unnamed treatise on the use of the spadone
  • Anthony Ashley Cooper, 3rd Earl of ShaftesburyCharacteristics of Men, Manners, Opinions, Times (also known as "Shaftesbury's Characteristics")
  • Daniel Defoe
    • The British Visions
    • An Essay on the History of Parties
    • An Essay on the South-Sea Trade
    • The Present State of the Parties in Great Britain (attributed)
    • The Secret History of the October Club
  • John DennisReflections Critical and Satyrical, Upon a Late Rhapsody call'd, An Essay upon Criticism (Dennis's counterattack on Alexander Pope)
  • John GayThe Present State of Wit (satirical answer to Defoe)
  • William KingThe History of the Heathen Gods
  • George MackenzieSeveral Proposals Conducing to a Further Union of Britain
  • Samuel Richter (Sincerus Renatus) – Theo-Philosophica Theoretica et Practica
  • Richard Steele, Joseph Addison, Eustace Budgell, et al.The Spectator
  • John StrypeThe Life and Acts of Matthew Parker
  • Jonathan Swift
  • Thormodus TorfæusHistoria Rerum Norvegicarum
  • Ned WardThe Life and Notable Adventures of that Renown'd Knight Don Quixote de la Mancha (in verse)
  • William WhistonPrimitive Christianity Revived, vol. 1

DramaEdit

PoetryEdit

BirthsEdit

DeathsEdit

ReferencesEdit