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Aeschylus, Anselm, Aristophanes, Aristotle, Augustine, Austen, Avogadro, Bach, Bacon, Bagvad, Beethoven, Berkeley, Bernard, Bible, Black, Boswell, Boyle, Calvin, Cervantes, Chaucer, Corneille, Darwin, Descartes, Dostoevsky, Epictetus, Euripides, Federalist Papers, Fielding, Flaubert, Galen, Goethe, Guanilon, Hegel, Heidegger, Herodotus, Hobbes, Homer, Hume, JOHN OF THE CROSS, James, Joyce, Kant, Lao-Tze, Lavoisier, Leibniz, Locke, Lucretius, Luther, Machiavelli, Marx, Melville, Milton, Montaigne, Mozart, Nietzsche, Pascal, Plato, Plotinus, Plutarch, Priestley, Rabelais, Racine, Rousseau, Schubert, Shakespeare, Smith, Sophocles, Spinoza, Swift, Tacitus, Thucydides, Tolstoy, Torricelli, Twain, Vergil, Voltaire, Woolf

Aeschylus

Agamemnon    
Eumenides    
Orestes    
Persians    
Prometheus Bound    
Seven Against Thebes    
The Suppliants    
Agamemnon    
Eumenides    
The Choephori    
The Persians    
Prometheus Bound    
Seven Against Thebes    
The Suppliants    


Anselm

On God's Existence    


Aristophanes

The Birds    
Clouds    
Frogs    
Acharnians    
Ecclesiazusae    
Knights    
Lysistrata    
Peace    
Plutus    
Themso    
Wasps    


Aristotle

On The Soul    
Aristotle    
Metaphysics    
Ethics    
Aristotle    
Interpretation    
A Refute of the Sophists    
Heavens    
Physics    
Poetics    
Politics    
Posterior Analytics    
Prior Analytics    
Rhetoric    
Topics    
A constitution    
Meterology    
On Dreams    
Life and Shortness of Life    
Memory and Reminiscence    
On Prophesying by Dreams    
Sense and the Sensible    
Sleep and Sleeplessness    
On the Gait of Animals    
On the Generation of Animals    
History of Animals    
On the Motion of Animals    
On the Parts of Animals    
On Youth & Old Age, on Life & Death    


Augustine

Confessions    
On Christian Doctrine    
City of God I    
City of God II    
City of God III    
On Faith, Hope, and Love    


Austen

Emma    
Lady Sue    
Love & Friendship    
Mansfield    
Northanger Abbey    
Persuasion    
Pride & Prejudice    
Sense and Sensibility    


Avogadro

Manner of Determining the Relative Mass    


Bach

Bach    
Bach    
Bach    


Bacon

Of Truth    
The New Atlantis    
Advancement of Learning    


Bagvad

The Song Celestial    


Beethoven

Beethoven    
Beethoven    
Beethoven    
The Heiligenstadt Testament    
The Letter: To The Immortal Beloved    


Berkeley

Three Dialogues    
Principles of Human Knowledge    
The Querist    


Bernard

Bernard    


Bible

Mark    
Matthew    
Luke    
John    
Acts    
Romans    
1 Corinthians    
2 Corinthians    
1 Samual    
2 Samual    
1 King    
Psalms    
Job    
Isaiah    


Black

Experiments    


Boswell

Life of Johnson    


Boyle

Account of a Degredation of Gold    
Tracts    


Calvin

Institutes of The Christian Religion I    
Institutes of The Christian Religion II    
Institutes of The Christian Religion III    
Institutes of The Christian Religion IV    


Cervantes

Don Quixote    
Don Quixote - Cont    
Don Quixote - Part II    
Don Quixote - Part II - Cont    
Don Quixote - Part II - Cont    
Don Quixote - Part II - Cont    


Chaucer

The Canterbury Tales    
Troilus and Criseyde    


Corneille

Polyeucte    


Darwin

The Origen of Species    
The Descent of Man    
Secondary Sexual Characters of Birds    
Expression of Emotion in Man & Animals    
The Voyage of the Beagle    


Descartes

A Discourse on Method    


Dostoevsky

Crime & Punishment    
Crime & Punishment - Cont    
Notes From The Underground    


Epictetus

The Enchiridion    
The Discourses    


Euripides

The Bacchantes    
Hippolytus    
The Trojan Women    
Alcestis    
Andromache    
The Cyclops    
Electra    
Hecuba    
Helen    
The Heracleidae    
Heracles    
Ion    
Iphigenia In Tauris    
Iphigenia In Aulis    
Medea    
Orestes    
The Phoenissae    
Rhesus    
The Suppliants    


Federalist Papers

Federalist Papers    
The Declaration of Independence    
The Articles of Confederation    
The Constitution of the United States of America, 1787    


Fielding

The History of Tom Jones    
Tom Jones - Cont    
Tom Jones - Cont    
Tom Jones - Cont    
Journal of A Voyage to Lisbon    
From This World to the Next    


Flaubert

Herodias    
Salammbo    
A Simple Soul    


Galen

On The Natural Faculties    


Goethe

Faust    
The Poems of Goethe    


Guanilon

How Someone Writing On Behalf Of A Fool    


Hegel

The Philosophy Of History    
Hegel's History Of Philosophy    


Heidegger

The Question Concerning Technology    


Herodotus

The History of Herodotus    
The History of Herodotus - Cont    


Hobbes

Leviathan    
De Cive    
The Elements of Law Natural and Politic    


Homer

The Iliad    
The Odyssey    


Hume

An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding    
Essays On Suicide    
The Natural History Of Religion    
Of The Delicacy Of Taste And Passion    
Of The Rise And Progress Of The Arts And Sciences    
Of Superstition And Enthusiasm    
Of Tragedy    
Of Interest    
Of Money    
On Public Credit    
Of Taxes    
Of The Balance Of Trade    
Of the Jealousy of Trade    


JOHN OF THE CROSS

A Spiritual Canticle Of The Soul    
Ascent Of Mt. Carmel    
Dark Night Of The Soul    


James

Essays in Radical Empiricism    
The Varieties of Religious Experience    
The Will To Believe    


Joyce

Finnegan's Wake    
Finnegan's Wake - Cont    


Kant

Critique Of Pure Reason    
Fundamental Principles Of The Metaphysic Morals    
Introduction To The Metaphysics Of Morals    
The Critique Of Judgement    
The Critique Of Practical Reason    
The Metaphysical Elements Of Ethics    
The Science Of Right    


Lao-Tze

Tao Teh King    


Lavoisier

Memoir on Combustion in General    
Memoir on the Nature of the Principle    


Leibniz

The Monadology    


Locke

An Essay Concerning Human Understanding    
An Essay Concerning Human Understanding - Cont    
Second Treatise Of Government    
A Letter Concerning Toleration    


Lucretius

On The Nature Of Things    


Luther

Martin Luther's 95 Theses    
A Treatise On Good Works    
On the Divinity and Humanity of Christ    
The Large Catechism    
An Open Letter on Translating    
Table Talk    


Machiavelli

The Prince    


Marx

On the 20th Anniversary of the Paris Commune    
The Communist Manifesto    
On The Jewish Question    
The Poverty Of Philosophy    


Melville

Moby Dick    
Benito Cereno    
Billy Budd    
Typee    


Milton

Paradise Lost    
Areopagitica    
Lycidas    
Paradise Regained    
Il Penseroso    
Samson Agonistes    


Montaigne

Essays    
That Men By Various Ways Arrive At The Same End    
Of Sorrow    
That Our Affections Carry Themselves Beyond Us    
That The Soul Expends Its Passions    
Whether the Govenor of a Place Besieged    
That the Hour of Parley is Dangerous    
That the Intention is Judge of our Actions    
Of Idleness    
Of Liars    
Of Quick or Slow Speech    
Of Prognostications    
Of Constancy    
The Ceremony of the Interview of Princes    
That Men are Justly Punished    
Of the Punishment of Cowardice    
A Proceeding of some Abassadors    
Of Fear    
That Men are not to Judge of Our Happiness    
That to Study Philosophy is to Learn to Die    
Of the Force of Imagination    
That the Profit of One Man is the Damage of Another    
Of Custom    
Various Events from the Same Counsel    
Of Pedantry    
Of the Education of Children    
That it is Folly    
Of Friendship    
Nine and Twenty Sonnets    
Of Moderation    
Of Cannibals    
That a Man is Soberly to Judge of the Divine Ordinances    
That we are to Avoid Pleasures, Even at the Expense of Life    
That Fortune is Oftentimes Observed    
Of One Defect in Our Government    
Of the Custom of Wearing Clothes    
Of Cato the Younger    
That we Laugh and Cry for the Same Thing    
Of Solitude    
A Consideration Upon Cicero    
That the Relish for Good and Evil Depends    
Not to Communicate a Man's Honour    
Of the Inequality Amongst Us    
Of Sumptuary Laws    
Of Sleep    
Of the Battle of Dreux    
Of Names    
Of the Uncertainty of Our Judgement    
Of War Horses    
Of Ancient Customs    
Of Democritus and Heraclitus    
Of the Vanity of Words    
Of the Parsimony of the Ancients    
Of a Saying of Cesar    
Of Vain Subtleties    
Of Smells    
Of Prayers    
Of Age    
Of the Inconstancy of Our Actions    
Of Drunkeness    
A Custom of the Isle of Cea    
To-morrow's a New Day    
Of Conscience    
Use Makes Perfect    
Of Recompenses of Honour    
Of the Affection of Fathers to their Children    
Of the Arms of Parthians    
Of Books    
Of Cruelty    
Of Judging of the Death of Another    
That Our Mind Hinders Itself    
That Our Desires are Augmented by Difficulty    
Of Glory    
Of Presumption    
Of Giving the Lie    
Of Liberty of Conscience    
That We Taste Nothing Pure    
Against Idleness    
Of Posting    
Of Ill Means Employed to Good End    
Of the Roman Grandeur    
Not to Counterfeit Being Sick    
Of Thumbs    
Cowardice the Mother of Cruelty    
All Things Have Their Season    
Of Virtue    
Of A Monstrous Child    
Of Anger    
Defense of Seneca and Plutarch    
The Story of Spurina    
Observation on the Means to Carry on a War    
Of Three Good Women    
Of the Most Excellent Men    
Of the Resemblance of Children to their Father    
Of Profit and Honesty    
Of Repentance    
Of Three Commerces    
Of Diversion    
Upon Some Verses of Virgil    
Of Coaches    
Of the Inconvenience of Greatness    
Of the Art of Conference    
Of Vanity    
Of Managing the Will    
Of Cripples    
Of Physiognomy    
Of Experience    


Mozart

Mozart    
Mozart    
Mozart    
Mozart    


Nietzsche

Thus Spake Zarathustra    


Pascal

Pensees    
Provincial Letters    


Plato

Apology    
Cratylus    
Crito    
Gorgias    
Meno    
Parmenides    
Phaedo    
Phaedrus    
Philebus    
The Republic    
Sophist    
Symposium    
Theatetus    
Timaeus    
Charmides    
Critias    
Euthydemus    
Euthyphro    
Ion    
Laches    
Laws    
Lysis    
Protagoras    
The Seventh Letter    
Statesmen    


Plotinus

The Six Enneads    
The Fifth Ennead    


Plutarch

Alexander    
Ceaser    
Theseus    
Romulus    
The Comparison of Romulus and Theseus    
Lycurgus    
Numa Pompilius    
The Comparison of Numa and Lycurgus    
Solon    
Poplicola    
The Comparison of Poplicola and Solon    
Themistocles    
Camillus    
Pericles    
Fabius    
The Comparison of Fabius and Pericles    
Alcibiades    
Coriolanus    
The Comparison of Alcibiades and Coriolanus    
Timoleon    
Aemilius Paulus    
The Comparison of Timoleon and Aemilius Paulus    
Pelopidas    
Marcellus    
The Comparison of Pelopidas and Marcellus    
Aristides    
Marcus Cato    
75 AD    
Philopoemen    
Flamininus    
The Comparison of Pilopoemen and Flamininus    
Phyrrhus    
Caius Marius    
Lysander    
Sylla    
The Comparison of Lysander and Sylla    
Cimon    
Lucullus    
The Comparison of Lucullus and Cimon    
Nicias    
Crassus    
The Comparison of Crassus and Nicias    
Sertorius    
Eumenes    
The Comparison of Sertorious and Eumenes    
Agesilaus    
Pompey    
The Comparison of Pompey and Agesilaus    
Phocion    
Cato the Younger    
Agis    
Cleomenes    
Tiberius Gracchus    
Caius Gracchus    
The Comparison of Tiberius and Chaius Gracchus    
Demosthenes    
Cicero    
The Comparison of Demosthenes and Cicero    
Demetrius    
Antony    
The Comparison of Demetrius and Antony    
Dion    
Marcus Brutus    
The Comparison of Dion and Marcus Brutus    
Aratus    
Artaxerxes    
Galba    
Otho    


Priestley

Of Dephlogisticated Air    


Rabelais

Gargantua and Pantagruel    


Racine

Phaedra    


Rousseau

The Confessions of Jeanne-Jacques Rousseau    
Book VIII    


Schubert

Schubert    
Schubert    
Schubert    


Shakespeare

Antony and Cleopatra    
As You Like It    
Coriolanus    
Cymbeline    
Hamlet    
King Lear    
King Richard II    
The Tempest    
All's Well That Ends Well    
The Comedy of Errors    
Julius Ceasar    
1 King Henry IV    
2 King Henry IV    
King Henry V    
1 King Henry VI    
2 King Henry VI    
3 King Henry VI    
King Henry VIII    
King John    
Love's Labour's Lost    
Macbeth    
Measure for Measure    
The Merchant of Venice    
The Merry Wives of Windsor    
A Midsummer Night's Dream    
Much Ado About Nothing    
Othello    
Pericles, Prince of Tyre    
Romeo and Juliet    
Sonnets    
The Taming of the Shrew    
Timon of Athens    
Titus Andronicus    
King Richard III    
Troilus and Cressida    
Twelfth Light    
The Two Gentlemen of Verona    
The Winter's Tale    


Smith

An Inquiry - Book One    
An Inquiry - Book Two    
An Inquiry - Book Three    
An Inquiry - Book Four    
An Inquiry - Book Five    


Sophocles

Antigone    
Oedipus the King    
Oedipus at Colonus    
Ajax    
Electra    
Philoctetes    
The Trachiniae    


Spinoza

The Ethics    
A Theologico-Political Treatise    
On the Improvement of the Understanding    


Swift

Gulliver's Travels    
A Letter From Captain Gulliver to His Cousin    
An Argument    
The Battle Of The Books    
A Modest Proposal    
The Lady's Dressing Room    
A Proposal For Correcting    
A Proposal to Pay Off the Debt of the Nation    


Tacitus

The Annals    
Histories    


Thucydides

History of the Peleponnesian War    


Tolstoy

War and Peace    
Anna Karenina    
A Confession    
The Death of Ivan Ilych    
The Devil    
Family Happiness    
Father Sergius    
The Gospel in Brief    
Hadji Murad    
The Kreutzer Sonata    
Master and Man    


Torricelli

Letter to Michelangelo    


Twain

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn    
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer    
Political Economy    
Puss'nhead Wilson    
A Tramp Abroad    
What is Man? And Other Essays    


Vergil

The Aeneid    
The Eclogues    
The Georgics    


Voltaire

Candide    


Woolf

Night and Day    
The Voyage Out