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1

Homer

Illiad and Odyssey 800 bc

2

Herodotus

History of the Persian Wars 484-420 b c

3

Thucydides

History of the Peloponnessian War 470-404 bc

4

Marcus Tullius Cicero

Philippics (against Marc Antony) 106-43 bc

5

Julius Caesar

commentaries on the Gallic War 100-44 bc

6

Virgil

Aeneid 70-19 bc

7

Ovid

Metamorphosis 43bc -17

8

Plutarch

Parallel Lives 46-120

9

Marcus Aurelius

Meditations 121-180

10

St. Augustine of Hippo

Confessions and City of God 315-430

11

Dante Aligheri

The Divine Comedy 1265-1321

12

Petrarch

sonnets 1304-74

13

Geoffrey Chaucer

Canterbury Tales 1343-1400

14

Sir Thomas Malory

Le Morte D'Arthur 1408-71

15

Niccolo Machiavelli

The Prince 1469-1527

16

Sir Thomas More

Utopia 1478-1535

17

Miguel de Saavedra Cervantes

Don Quixote 1547-1616

18

Edmund Spenser

The Faerie Queene 1552 -99

19

Robert Herrick

To the Virgins, to mkake Much of Time 1591-1674

20

John Milton

Paradise Lost 1608-1674

21

Anne (Dudley) Bradstreet

Early American poet 1612-72

22

John Bunyan

Pilgrams progress 1628-1688

23

Daniel Defoe

Robinson Crusoe 1660-1703

24

Jonathan Swift

Gulliver's Travels (A modest proposal) 1667-1745

25

Alexander Pope

The Rape of the Lock

26

Voltaire

(Franoic Marie Arouet) Candide 1694-1778

27

Jonathan Edwards

Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God 1703-58

28

Benjamin Franklin

Poor Richard's Almanack 1706-90

29

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

The Social Contract 1712-78

30

Thomas Paine

Common Sense 1737-1809

31

James Boswell

1740-95

32

Robert Burns

A Red, Red Rose, To a Mouse, and Auld Lang Syne 1759-96