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author: Virgil, translator: John Dryden The Aeneid (Dryden trans.) 1697
author: Ludwig von Mises, editor: Bettina Bien Greaves The Anti-capitalist Mentality 1956
author: Edward Gibbon, introduction: Oliphant Smeaton Autobiography 1795
author: Sir Ernest Alfred Wallis Budge, author: Gilgamesh The Babylonian Story of the Deluge and the Epic of Gilgamesh 1920
author: Pierre-Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais The Barber of Seville, or the Useless Precaution 1775
author: Beowulf, editor: Alfred John Wyatt Beowulf (original lang.) 750 AD
translator: Charles Wilkins The Bhagvat-Geeta, or Dialogues of Kreeshna and Arjoon 1785
author: Percy Bysshe Shelley The Best of the OLL No. 51: Percy Bysshe Shelley, “On Liberty” (1810-22) 2013
author: Voltaire Candide, ou l’Optimisme 1759
author: Joseph Addison Cato. A Tragedy (1713 ed.) 1713
author: Joseph Addison, editor: Christine Dunn Henderson, editor: Mark E. Yellin, foreword: Forrest McDonald Cato: A Tragedy and Selected Essays 1710
author: Anthony Ashley Cooper, Earl of Shaftesbury, foreword: Douglas Den Uyl Characteristicks of Men, Manners, Opinions, Times, 3 vols. 1737
author: Anthony Ashley Cooper, Earl of Shaftesbury, foreword: Douglas Den Uyl Characteristicks of Men, Manners, Opinions, Times, vol. 1 1737
author: Anthony Ashley Cooper, Earl of Shaftesbury, foreword: Douglas Den Uyl Characteristicks of Men, Manners, Opinions, Times, vol. 2 1737
author: Anthony Ashley Cooper, Earl of Shaftesbury, foreword: Douglas Den Uyl Characteristicks of Men, Manners, Opinions, Times, vol. 3 1737
author: John Stuart Mill, editor: John M. Robson, editor: Jack Stillinger The Collected Works of John Stuart Mill, Volume I - Autobiography and Literary Essays 1824
author: Alexander Pope, author: Homer, editor: Henry W. Boynton The Complete Poetical Works of Alexander Pope 1903
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (The Oxford Shakespeare) 1916
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig The Complete Works of William Shakespeare Part 1 (The Oxford Shakespeare) 1916
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig The Tempest 1623
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig The Two Gentlemen of Verona 1623
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig The Merry Wives of Windsor 1602
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig Measure for Measure 1623
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig The Comedy of Errors 1623
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig Much Ado About Nothing 1623
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig Love’s Labour’s Lost 1623
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig The Merchant of Venice 1623
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig As You Like It 1623
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig The Taming of the Shrew 1623
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig All’s Well that Ends Well 1623
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig Twelfth-Night: or, What You Will 1623
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig The Winter’s Tale 1623
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig The Life and Death of King John 1623
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig The Tragedy of King Richard the Second 1597
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig The First Part of King Henry the Fourth 1598
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig The Second Part of King Henry the Fourth 1600
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig The Life of King Henry the Fifth 1600
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig The First Part of King Henry the Sixth 1623
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig The Second Part of King Henry the Sixth 1594
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig The Third Part of King Henry the Sixth 1594
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig The Tragedy of King Richard the Third 1597
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig The Famous History of the Life of King Henry the Eighth 1623
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig Troilus and Cressida 1609
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig Coriolanus 1623
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig Titus Andronicus 1594
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig Romeo and Juliet 1597
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig Timon of Athens 1623
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig Julius Cæsar 1623
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig Macbeth 1623
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig Hamlet Prince of Denmark 1603
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig King Lear 1608
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig Othello the Moor of Venice 1622
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig Anthony and Cleopatra 1623
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig Cymbeline 1623
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig Pericles Prince of Tyre 1609
author: Geoffrey Chaucer, editor: Walter W. Skeat The Complete Works of Geoffrey Chaucer, 7 vols. 1899
author: Geoffrey Chaucer, editor: Walter W. Skeat The Complete Works of Geoffrey Chaucer, vol. 1 (Romaunt of the Rose, Minor Poems) 1899
author: Geoffrey Chaucer, editor: Walter W. Skeat The Complete Works of Geoffrey Chaucer, vol. 2 (Boethius, Troilus) 1899
author: Geoffrey Chaucer, editor: Walter W. Skeat The Complete Works of Geoffrey Chaucer, vol. 3 (House of Fame, Legend of Good Women, Treatise on Astrolabe, Sources of Canterbury Tales) 1899
author: Geoffrey Chaucer, editor: Walter W. Skeat The Complete Works of Geoffrey Chaucer, vol. 4 (The Canterbury Tales) 1899
author: Geoffrey Chaucer, editor: Walter W. Skeat The Complete Works of Geoffrey Chaucer, vol. 5 (Notes to the Canterbury Tales) 1899
author: Geoffrey Chaucer, editor: Walter W. Skeat The Complete Works of Geoffrey Chaucer, vol. 6 (Introduction, Glossary, and Indexes) 1899
author: Geoffrey Chaucer, editor: Walter W. Skeat The Complete Works of Geoffrey Chaucer, vol. 7 (Supplement: Chaucerian and Other Pieces) 1897
author: Thomas Babington, Lord Macaulay Critical and Historical Essays contributed to the Edinburgh Review, 3 vols. 1825
author: Thomas Babington, Lord Macaulay Critical and Historical Essays, Vol. 1 1825
author: Dante Alighieri, translator: Courtney Langdon The Divine Comedy, in 3 vols. (Langdon trans.) 1321
author: Dante Alighieri, translator: Courtney Langdon The Divine Comedy, Vol. 1 (Inferno) (Bilingual edition) 1321
author: Dante Alighieri, translator: Courtney Langdon The Divine Comedy, Vol. 1 (Inferno) (English trans.) 1321
author: Dante Alighieri, translator: Courtney Langdon The Divine Comedy, Vol. 2 (Purgatorio) (Bilingual edition) 1321
author: Dante Alighieri, translator: Courtney Langdon The Divine Comedy, Vol. 2 (Purgatorio) (English only trans.) 1321
author: Dante Alighieri, translator: Courtney Langdon The Divine Comedy, vol. 3 (Paradiso) (Bilingual edition) 1321
author: Dante Alighieri, translator: Courtney Langdon The Divine Comedy, vol. 3 (Paradiso) (English trans.) 1321
author: Henry Home, Lord Kames, editor: Peter Jones Elements of Criticism, 2 vols. 1762
author: Henry Home, Lord Kames, editor: Peter Jones Elements of Criticism, vol. 1 1762
author: Henry Home, Lord Kames, editor: Peter Jones Elements of Criticism, vol. 2 1762
author: Thomas Hobbes, editor: Sir William Molesworth The English Works of Thomas Hobbes, 11 vols. 1839
author: Homer, translator: Thomas Hobbes, editor: Sir William Molesworth The English Works of Thomas Hobbes, vol. 10 (Homer’s Iliad and Odyssey) 1839
author: Michel de Montaigne, translator: Charles Cotton Essays of Montaigne, in 10 vols. 1580
author: Michel de Montaigne, translator: Charles Cotton, editor: William Carew Hazlett, introduction: Ralph Waldo Emerson Essays of Montaigne, Vol. 1 1580
author: Michel de Montaigne, translator: Charles Cotton, editor: William Carew Hazlett Essays of Montaigne, Vol. 2 1580
author: Michel de Montaigne, translator: Charles Cotton, editor: William Carew Hazlett Essays of Montaigne, vol. 3 1580
author: Michel de Montaigne, translator: Charles Cotton, editor: William Carew Hazlett Essays of Montaigne, vol. 4 1580
author: Michel de Montaigne, translator: Charles Cotton, editor: William Carew Hazlett Essays of Montaigne, vol. 5 1580
author: Michel de Montaigne, translator: Charles Cotton, editor: William Carew Hazlett Essays of Montaigne, vol. 6 1580
author: Michel de Montaigne, translator: Charles Cotton, editor: William Carew Hazlett Essays of Montaigne, vol. 7 1580
author: Michel de Montaigne, translator: Charles Cotton, editor: William Carew Hazlett Essays of Montaigne, vol. 8 1580
author: Michel de Montaigne, translator: Charles Cotton, editor: William Carew Hazlett Essays of Montaigne, vol. 9 1580
author: Francesco Petrarch, translator: Thomas Wentworth Higginson Fifteen Sonnets of Petrarch 1903
author: Virgil, translator: Arthur S. Way The Georgics 1912
author: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Goethe’s Works, 5 vols. 1885
author: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, editor: Hjalmar Hjorth Boyesen Goethe’s Works, vol. 1 (Poems) 1885
author: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Goethe’s Works, vol. 2 (Faust 1 & 2, Egmont, Natural Daughter, Sorrows of Young Werther) 1885
author: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Goethe’s Works, vol. 3 (Goetz von Berlichingen, Iphigenia in Tauris, Tarquato Tasso, etc) 1885
author: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Goethe’s Works, vol. 4 (Recreations of the German Emigrants, Wilhelm Meister’s Apprenticeship) 1885
author: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Goethe’s Works, vol. 5 (W. Meister’s Travels; Elective Affinities) 1885
author: Snorre Sturlason, introduction: Samuel Laing, translator: Rasmus B. Anderson The Heimskringla: A History of the Norse Kings, 3 vols. 1220
author: Snorre Sturlason, introduction: Samuel Laing, translator: Rasmus B. Anderson The Heimskringla: A History of the Norse Kings, vol. 1 1220
author: Snorre Sturlason, translator: Samuel Laing, translator: Rasmus B. Anderson The Heimskringla: A History of the Norse Kings, vol. 2 1220
author: Snorre Sturlason, translator: Samuel Laing, translator: Rasmus B. Anderson The Heimskringla: A History of the Norse Kings, vol. 3 1220
author: King Shudraka, translator: Arthur W. Ryder The Little Clay Cart 1905
author: Suetonius Tranquillus, translator: Alexander Thomson The Lives of the Twelve Caesars 120 AD
author: Aeschylus, translator: John Stuart Blackie The Lyrical Dramas of Aeschylus 1906
author: Pierre-Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais, translator: Thomas Holcroft The Marriage of Figaro (or the Follies of a Day) 1784
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig A Midsummer-Night’s Dream 1623
author: Thomas Babington, Lord Macaulay The Miscellaneous Writings of Lord Macaulay, in 2 vols. 1823
author: Thomas Babington, Lord Macaulay Miscellaneous Writings, vol. 1 1823
author: Thomas Babington, Lord Macaulay Miscellaneous Writings, Vol.2 1830
author: Estienne de la Boétie, editor: Paul Bonnefon Oeuvres complètes d’Éstienne de la Boétie 1892
author: Gilgamesh, editor: Morris Jastrow, editor: Albert T. Clay An Old Babylonian Version of the Gilgamesh Epic 1920
author: Old Testament (Various Authors), author: Job The Book of Job (KJV) 1885
author: King David The Book of Psalms (KJV) 1885
author: David Hume The Philosophical Works of David Hume, vol. 3 (Essays Moral, Political, and Literary)
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William James Craig The Poems and Glossary (Oxford ed.) 1916
author: Hesiod, translator: Alexander William Mair The Poems and Fragments 1908
author: John Milton, editor: Henry Charles Beeching The Poetical Works of John Milton 1900
author: Percy Bysshe Shelley, foreword: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley Posthumous Poems 1824
author: Percy Bysshe Shelley, editor: Richard Herne Shepherd The Prose Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley, 2 vols. 1888
author: Percy Bysshe Shelley, editor: Richard Herne Shepherd The Prose Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley, vol. 1 1888
author: Percy Bysshe Shelley, editor: Richard Herne Shepherd The Prose Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley, vol. 2 1888
author: Misc (Mahabharata), translator: Romesh C. Dutt The Ramayana and the Mahabharata 1917
editor: Arthur Pollard, foreword: John Blundell The Representation of Business in English Literature 2000
author: Misc (Confucian School), author: Confucius, editor: Friedrich Max Müller, translator: James Legge The Sacred Books of China: The Texts of Confucianism. Part I The Shu King, the Religious Portions of the Shih King, the Hsiao King 1879
author: William Shakespeare, editor: Sir Sidney Lee Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare, editor: Sir Sidney Lee Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies (facs. 1st Folio 1623) (all plays in 1 vol.) 1623
author: William Shakespeare The Tempest (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare The two Gentlemen of Verona (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare The Merry Wives of Windsor (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare Measure for Measure (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare The Comedy of Errours (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare Much adoo about Nothing (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare Loves Labour lost (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare Midsommer Nights Dreame (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare The Merchant of Venice (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare As you Like it (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare The Taming of the Shrew (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare All is well, that Ends well (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare Twelfe Night, or what you will (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare The Winters Tale (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare The Life and Death of King John (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare The Life and Death of Richard the Second (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare The First part of King Henry the fourth (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare The Second part of King Henry the fourth (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare The Life of King Henry the Fift (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare The First part of King Henry the Sixt (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare The Second part of King Henry the Sixt (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare The Third part of King Henry the Sixt (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare The Life and Death of Richard the Third (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare The Life of King Henry the Eight (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare Troylus and Cresida (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare The Tragedy of Coriolanus (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare Titus Andronicus (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare Romeo and Juliet (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare Timon of Athens (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare The Life and Death of Julius Caesar (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare The Tragedy of Macbeth (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare The Tragedy of Hamlet (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare King Lear (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare Othello, the Moore of Venice (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare Anthony and Cleopatra (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare Cymbeline King of Britaine (facs. 1st Folio 1623) 1623
author: William Shakespeare, introduction: Sir Sidney Lee Shakespeares Sonnets (facs. ed. 1609 ) 1609
author: Plutarch, editor: C.F. Tucker Brooke, translator: Sir Thomas North Shakespeare’s Plutarch, 2 vols. 1579
author: Plutarch, editor: C.F. Tucker Brooke, translator: Sir Thomas North Shakespeare’s Plutarch, Vol. I (containing the main sources of Julius Caesar) 1579
author: Plutarch, editor: C.F. Tucker Brooke, translator: Sir Thomas North Shakespeare’s Plutarch, Vol. 2 (containing the main sources of Anthony and Cleopatra and of Coriolanus) 1579
author: William Shakespeare, editor: William Henry Hadow Shakespeare’s Sonnets And A Lover’s Complaint 1609
author: Misc (Confucian School), author: Confucius, translator: William Jennings The Shi King, the Old “Poetry Classic” of the Chinese 1891
author: Francesco Petrarch, translator: William Dudley Foulke Some Love Songs 1915
author: Burnt Njal, translator: Sir George Webbe Dasent, editor: Rasmus B. Anderson The Story of Burnt Njal 1907
author: Beowulf, translator: William Morris, translator: Alfred John Wyatt The Tale of Beowulf, sometime King of the Folk of the Weder Geats 750 AD
author: Sophocles, translator: Sir Richard C. Jebb The Tragedies of Sophocles 1904
author: Kalidasa, translator: Arthur W. Ryder Translations of Shakuntala and Other Works 400 AD
author: William Shakespeare Twenty-Five Sonnets of Shakespeare 1922
author: Misc (Rigveda), translator: Arthur Anthony Macdonell A Vedic Reader for Students 1917
author: Walter Bagehot, editor: Mrs. Russell Barrington The Works and Life of Walter Bagehot, 10 vols. 1915
author: Walter Bagehot, editor: Mrs. Russell Barrington The Works and Life of Walter Bagehot, vol. 1 (Memoir, Early Essays) 1915
author: Walter Bagehot, editor: Mrs. Russell Barrington The Works and Life of Walter Bagehot, vol. 2 (Historical & Financial Essays) 1915
author: Walter Bagehot, editor: Mrs. Russell Barrington The Works and Life of Walter Bagehot, vol. 3 (Historical & Literary Essays) 1915
author: Walter Bagehot, editor: Mrs. Russell Barrington The Works and Life of Walter Bagehot, vol. 4 (Political & Literary Essays) 1915
author: Ralph Waldo Emerson The Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson, vol. 8 (Letters and Social Aims) 1909
author: Ralph Waldo Emerson The Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson, vol. 9 (Poems) 1909
author: Ralph Waldo Emerson The Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson, vol. 10 (Lectures and Biographical Sketches) 1909
author: Ralph Waldo Emerson The Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson, vol. 11 (Miscellanies) 1909
author: Ralph Waldo Emerson The Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson, vol. 12 (Natural History of Intellect and Other Papers) 1909
author: Christopher Marlowe, editor: Arthur Henry Bullen The Works of Christopher Marlowe, 3 vols. 1590
author: Christopher Marlowe, editor: Arthur Henry Bullen The Works of Christopher Marlowe vol. 1 (Tamburlaine, Faust) 1590
author: Christopher Marlowe, editor: Arthur Henry Bullen The Works of Christopher Marlowe, vol. 2 (Jew of Malta, Edward II, Massacre at Paris, Tradegy of Dido) 1593
author: Christopher Marlowe, editor: Arthur Henry Bullen The Works of Christopher Marlowe, vol. 3 (Poems) 1598
author: Voltaire, introduction: Oliver Herbrand Gordon Leigh, notes: Tobias Smollett, translator: William F. Fleming The Works of Voltaire. A Contemporary Version, in 21 vols. 1901
author: Voltaire, introduction: Oliver Herbrand Gordon Leigh, notes: Tobias Smollett, translator: William F. Fleming The Works of Voltaire, Vol. I (Candide) 1759
author: Voltaire, translator: William F. Fleming The Works of Voltaire, Vol. VIII The Dramatic Works Part 1 (Mérope, Olympia, The Orphan of China, Brutus) and Part II (Mahomet, Amelia, Oedipus, Mariamne, Socrates). 1901
author: Voltaire, translator: William F. Fleming The Works of Voltaire, Vol. IX The Dramatic Works Part 1 (Alzire, Orestes, Sémiramis, Catiline, Pandora) and Part II (The Scotch Woman, Nanine, The Prude, The Tatler). 1901
author: Voltaire, translator: William F. Fleming, notes: Tobias Smollett The Works of Voltaire, Vol. X The Dramatic Works Part 1 (Zaire, Caesar, The Prodigal, Prefaces) and Part II (The Lisbon Earthquake and Other Poems). 1901
author: Oliver Herbrand Gordon Leigh The Works of Voltaire, Vol. 22 (Index and an appreciation by Leigh) 1872