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1

Homer

The Iliad
The Odyssey

2

Aeschylus

The Suppliant Maidens
The Persians
Seven Against Thebes
Prometheus Bound
The Oresteia
(Agamemnon
Choephoroe
The Eumenides)

3

Sophocles

The Oedipus Cycle
(Oedipus the King
Oedipus at Colonus
Antigone)
Ajax
Electra
The Trachiniae
Philoctetes

4

Euripides

Rhesus
Medea
Hippolytus
Alcestis
Heracleidae
The Suppliants
Trojan Women
Ion
Helen
Andromache
Electra
Bacchantes
Hecuba
Heracles Mad
Phoenician Women
Orestes
Iphigeneia in Tauris
Iphigeneia at Aulis
Cyclops

5

Aristophanes

The Acharnians
The Knights
The Clouds
The Wasps
Peace
The Birds
The Frogs
Lysistrata
Thesmophoriazusae
Ecclesiazousae
Plutus

6

Herodotus

The History

7

Thucydides

History of the Peloponnesian War

8

Plato

The Dialogues
(Charmides
Lysis
Laches
Protagoras
Euthydemus
Cratylus
Phaedrus
Ion
Symposium
Meno
Euthyphro
Apology
Crito
Phaedo
Gorgias
The Republic
Timaeus
Critias
Parmenides
Theaetetus
Sophist
Statesman
Philebus
Laws)
The Seventh Letter

9

Aristotle

Categories
On Interpretation
Prior Analytics
Posterior Analytics
Topics
Sophistical Refutations
Physics
On the Heavens
On Generation and Corruption
Meteorology
Metaphysics
On the Soul
History of Animals
Parts of Animals
On the Motion of Animals
On the Gait of Animals
On the Generation of Animals
Nicomachean Ethics
Politics
The Athenian Constitution
Rhetoric
Poetics

10

Galen

On the Natural Faculties

11

Euclid

Euclid's Elements

12

Archimedes

On the Sphere and Cylinder
Measurement of a Circle
On Conoids and Spheroids
On Spirals
On the Equilibrium of Planes
The Sand Reckoner
The Quadrature of the Parabola
On Floating Bodies
Book of Lemmas
The Method Treating of Mechanical Problems

13

Apollonius of Perga

On Conic Sections

14

Nicomachus of Gerasa

Introduction to Arithmetic

15

Lucretius

On the Nature of Things

16

Epictetus

The Discourses

17

Marcus Aurelius

The Meditations

18

Virgil

Eclogues
Georgics
Aeneid

19

Plutarch

The Lives of the Noble Grecians and Romans

20

P. Cornelius Tacitus

The Annals
The Histories

21

Ptolemy

Almagest

22

Nicolaus Copernicus

On the Revolutions of Heavenly Spheres

23

Johannes Kepler

Epitome of Copernican Astronomy
The Harmonies of the World

24

Plotinus

The Six Enneads

25

Augustine of Hippo

The Confessions
The City of God
On Christian Doctrine

26

Thomas Aquinas

Summa Theologica

27

Dante Alighieri

The Divine Comedy

28

Geoffrey Chaucer

Troilus and Criseyde
The Canterbury Tales

29

Niccolò Machiavelli

The Prince

30

Thomas Hobbes

Leviathan

31

François Rabelais

Gargantua and Pantagruel

32

Michel Eyquem de Montaigne

Essays

33

William Shakespeare (Histories)

King John
Richard II
Henry IV, Part 1
Henry IV, Part 2
Henry V
Henry VI, Part 1 †
Henry VI, Part 2
Henry VI, Part 3
Richard III
Henry VIII †

34

William Shakespeare (Comedies)

All's Well That Ends Well ‡
As You Like It
The Comedy of Errors
Love's Labour's Lost
Measure for Measure ‡
The Merchant of Venice *
The Merry Wives of Windsor
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Much Ado About Nothing
Pericles, Prince of Tyre *†
The Taming of the Shrew
The Tempest *
Twelfth Night
The Two Gentlemen of Verona
The Two Noble Kinsmen *†
The Winter's Tale *

35

William Shakespeare (Tragedies)

Romeo and Juliet
Coriolanus
Titus Andronicus †
Timon of Athens †
Julius Caesar
Macbeth †
Hamlet
Troilus and Cressida ‡
King Lear
Othello
Antony and Cleopatra
Cymbeline *

36

William Gilbert

On the Loadstone and Magnetic Bodies

37

Galileo Galilei

Dialogues Concerning the Two New Sciences

38

William Harvey

On the Motion of the Heart and Blood in Animals
On the Circulation of Blood
On the Generation of Animals

39

Miguel de Cervantes

The History of Don Quixote de la Mancha

40

Sir Francis Bacon

The Advancement of Learning
Novum Organum
New Atlantis

41

René Descartes

Rules for the Direction of the Mind
Discourse on the Method
Meditations on First Philosophy
Objections Against the Meditations and Replies
The Geometry

42

Benedict de Spinoza

Ethics

43

John Milton

English Minor Poems
Paradise Lost
Samson Agonistes
Areopagitica

44

Blaise Pascal

The Provincial Letters
Pensées
Scientific and mathematical essays

45

Sir Isaac Newton

Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy
Optics

46

Christian Huygens

Treatise on Light

47

John Locke

A Letter Concerning Toleration
Concerning Civil Government, Second Essay
An Essay Concerning Human Understanding

48

George Berkeley

The Principles of Human Knowledge

49

David Hume

An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding

50

Jonathan Swift

Gulliver's Travels

51

Laurence Sterne

The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman

52

Henry Fielding

The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling

53

Charles de Secondat, Baron de Montesquieu

The Spirit of the Laws

54

Jean Jacques Rousseau

A Discourse on the Origin of Inequality
A Discourse on Political Economy
The Social Contract

55

Adam Smith

An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations

56

Edward Gibbon

The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

57

Immanuel Kant

Critique of Pure Reason
Fundamental Principles of the Metaphysic of Morals
Critique of Practical Reason
The Metaphysics of Morals
The Critique of Judgement

58

Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, John Jay

The Federalist Papers

59

John Stuart Mill

On Liberty
Considerations on Representative Government
Utilitarianism

60

James Boswell

The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

61

Antoine Laurent Lavoisier

Elements of Chemistry

62

Jean Baptiste Joseph Fourier

Analytical Theory of Heat

63

Michael Faraday

Experimental Researches in Electricity

64

Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel

The Philosophy of Right
The Philosophy of History

65

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Faust

66

Herman Melville

Moby Dick; or, The Whale

67

Charles Darwin

The Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection
The Descent of Man, and Selection in Relation to Sex

68

Karl Marx

Capital
Manifesto of the Communist Party (with Friedrich Engels)

69

Count Leo Tolstoy

War and Peace

70

Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevsky

The Brothers Karamazov

71

William James

The Principles of Psychology

72

Sigmund Freud

The Origin and Development of Psycho-Analysis
Selected Papers on Hysteria
The Sexual Enlightenment of Children
The Future Prospects of Psycho-Analytic Therapy
Observations on "Wild" Psycho-Analysis
The Interpretation of Dreams
On Narcissism
Instincts and Their Vicissitudes
Repression
The Unconscious
A General Introduction to Psycho-Analysis
Beyond the Pleasure Principle
Group Psychology and the Analysis of the Ego
The Ego and the Id
Inhibitions, Symptoms, and Anxiety
Thoughts for the Times on War and Death
Civilization and Its Discontents
New Introductory Lectures on Psycho-Analysis

73

John Calvin

Institutes of the Christian Religion

74

Erasmus

The Praise of Folly

75

Molière

The School for Wives
The Critique of the School for Wives
Tartuffe
Don Juan
The Miser
The Would-Be Gentleman
The Imaginary Invalid

76

Jean Racine

Bérénice
Phèdre

77

Voltaire

Candide

78

Denis Diderot

Rameau's Nephew

79

Søren Kierkegaard

Fear and Trembling

80

Friedrich Nietzsche

Beyond Good and Evil

81

Alexis de Tocqueville

Democracy in America

82

Honoré de Balzac

Cousin Bette

83

Jane Austen

Emma

84

George Eliot

Middlemarch

85

Charles Dickens

The Pickwick Papers
Oliver Twist
A Christmas Carol
David Copperfield
Bleak House
Hard Times
A Tale of Two Cities
Great Expectations
Little Dorrit

86

Mark Twain

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

87

Henrik Ibsen

A Doll's House
The Wild Duck
Hedda Gabler
The Master Builder

88

William James

Pragmatism

89

Henri Bergson

An Introduction to Metaphysics

90

John Dewey

Experience and Education

91

Alfred North Whitehead

Science and the Modern World

92

Bertrand Russell

The Problems of Philosophy

93

Martin Heidegger

What Is Metaphysics?

94

Ludwig Wittgenstein

Philosophical Investigations

95

Karl Barth

The Word of God and the Word of Man

96

Henri Poincaré

Science and Hypothesis

97

Max Planck

Scientific Autobiography and Other Papers

98

Alfred North Whitehead

An Introduction to Mathematics

99

Albert Einstein

Relativity: The Special and the General Theory

100

Arthur Eddington

The Expanding Universe

101

Niels Bohr

Atomic Theory and the Description of Nature (selections)
Discussion with Einstein on Epistemology

102

G. H. Hardy

A Mathematician's Apology

103

Werner Heisenberg

Physics and Philosophy

104

Erwin Schrödinger

What Is Life?

105

Theodosius Dobzhansky

Genetics and the Origin of Species

106

C. H. Waddington

The Nature of Life

107

Thorstein Veblen

The Theory of the Leisure Class

108

R. H. Tawney

The Acquisitive Society

109

John Maynard Keynes

The General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money

110

Sir James George Frazer

The Golden Bough

111

Max Weber

Essays in Sociology

112

Johan Huizinga

The Autumn of the Middle Ages

113

Claude Lévi-Strauss

Structural Anthropology

114

Henry James

The Beast in the Jungle

115

George Bernard Shaw

Saint Joan

116

Joseph Conrad

Heart of Darkness

117

Anton Chekhov

Uncle Vanya

118

Luigi Pirandello

Six Characters in Search of an Author

119

Marcel Proust

Remembrance of Things Past: "Swann in Love"

120

Willa Cather

A Lost Lady

121

Thomas Mann

Death in Venice

122

James Joyce

A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

123

Virginia Woolf

To the Lighthouse

124

Franz Kafka

The Metamorphosis

125

D. H. Lawrence

The Prussian Officer

126

T. S. Eliot

The Waste Land

127

Eugene O'Neill

Mourning Becomes Electra

128

F. Scott Fitzgerald

The Great Gatsby

129

William Faulkner

A Rose for Emily

130

Bertolt Brecht

Mother Courage and Her Children

131

Ernest Hemingway

The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber

132

George Orwell

Animal Farm

133

Samuel Beckett

Waiting for Godot