ELH: English Literary History
The article discusses the aesthetic self-perception of philosopher David Hume in relation to a 1739 letter that he wrote to philosopher Francis Hutcheson. Hume's books "Enquiries Concerning Human Understanding and Concerning the Principles of Morals," "The History of England," and "A Treatise of Human Nature" are cited. Topics include Hume's opinions on literature, his historiographical views, and his moralism.
Sider Jost, Jacob. "David Hume, History Painter." ELH: English Literary History 81, no. 1 (2014): 143-65.