The Great Books II - The Renaissance to Early Modernity

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In Praise of Folly
1.  In Praise of Folly by Desiderius Erasmus of Rotterdam
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Utopia
2.  Utopia by Thomas More
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Machiavelli: The Prince (Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought)
3.  Machiavelli: The Prince (Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought) by Niccolo Machiavelli
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Orlando Furioso (Oxford World's Classics)
4.  Orlando Furioso (Oxford World's Classics) by Lodovico Ariosto
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Gargantua and Pantagruel (Penguin Classics)
5.  Gargantua and Pantagruel (Penguin Classics) by Francois Rabelais
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Martin Luther : Selections From His Writings
6.  Martin Luther : Selections From His Writings by Martin Luther
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Calvin: Institutes of the Christian Religion (2 Volume Set)
7.  Calvin: Institutes of the Christian Religion (2 Volume Set) by John Calvin
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Michel de Montaigne - The Complete Essays (Penguin Classics)
8.  Michel de Montaigne - The Complete Essays (Penguin Classics) by M.E. De Montaigne
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The Faerie Queene
9.  The Faerie Queene by Edmund Spenser
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Francis Bacon: The Major Works (Oxford World's Classics)
10.  Francis Bacon: The Major Works (Oxford World's Classics) by Francis Bacon
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Complete Works of William Shakespeare. 154 Sonnets, Romeo and Juliet, Othello, Hamlet, Macbeth, Antony and Cleopatra, The Tempest, Julius Caesar, King ... Cressida, The Winter's Tale & more (mobi)
11.  Complete Works of William Shakespeare. 154 Sonnets, Romeo and Juliet, Othello, Hamlet, Macbeth, Antony and Cleopatra, The Tempest, Julius Caesar, King ... Cressida, The Winter's Tale & more (mobi) by William Shakespeare
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Don Quixote
12.  Don Quixote by Miguel De Cervantes Saavedra
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Selected Poems (Donne, John) (Penguin Classics)
13.  Selected Poems (Donne, John) (Penguin Classics) by John Donne
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The Cid, Cinna, The Theatrical Illusion (Penguin Classics)
14.  The Cid, Cinna, The Theatrical Illusion (Penguin Classics) by Pierre Corneille
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Discourse on Method and Meditations on First Philosophy
15.  Discourse on Method and Meditations on First Philosophy by René Descartes
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Leviathan: With Selected Variants from the Latin Edition of 1668
16.  Leviathan: With Selected Variants from the Latin Edition of 1668 by Thomas Hobbes
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The Ethics ; Treatise on the Emendation of the Intellect ; Selected Letters
17.  The Ethics ; Treatise on the Emendation of the Intellect ; Selected Letters by Benedictus de Spinoza
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Pensées and Other Writings (Oxford World's Classics)
18.  Pensées and Other Writings (Oxford World's Classics) by Blaise Pascal
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The Misanthrope, Tartuffe, and Other Plays (Oxford World's Classics)
19.  The Misanthrope, Tartuffe, and Other Plays (Oxford World's Classics) by Moliere
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Paradise Lost (Norton Critical Editions)
20.  Paradise Lost (Norton Critical Editions) by John Milton
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Racine: Phèdre (Landmarks of World Literature)
21.  Racine: Phèdre (Landmarks of World Literature) by E. D. James
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The Pilgrim's Progress (Penguin Classics)
22.  The Pilgrim's Progress (Penguin Classics) by John Bunyan
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Discourse on Metaphysics and Other Essays
23.  Discourse on Metaphysics and Other Essays by Freiherr von Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz
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Second Treatise of Government
24.  Second Treatise of Government by John Locke
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Robinson Crusoe (Oxford World's Classics)
25.  Robinson Crusoe (Oxford World's Classics) by Daniel Defoe
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Gulliver's Travels (Oxford World's Classics)
26.  Gulliver's Travels (Oxford World's Classics) by Jonathan Swift
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An Enquiry concerning Human Understanding (Oxford World's Classics)
27.  An Enquiry concerning Human Understanding (Oxford World's Classics) by David Hume
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The Rape of the Lock and Other Poems
28.  The Rape of the Lock and Other Poems by Alexander Pope
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Montesquieu: The Spirit of the Laws (Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought)
29.  Montesquieu: The Spirit of the Laws (Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought) by Charles de Montesquieu
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Tom Jones (Oxford World's Classics)
30.  Tom Jones (Oxford World's Classics) by Henry Fielding
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Rousseau: 'The Discourses' and Other Early Political Writings (Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought) (v. 1)
31.  Rousseau: 'The Discourses' and Other Early Political Writings (Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought) (v. 1) by Jean-Jacques Rousseau
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Candide: Or Optimism (Penguin Classics)
32.  Candide: Or Optimism (Penguin Classics) by Voltaire
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The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman (Oxford World's Classics)
33.  The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman (Oxford World's Classics) by Laurence Sterne
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An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations: A Selected Edition (Oxford World's Classics)
34.  An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations: A Selected Edition (Oxford World's Classics) by Adam Smith
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Critique of Pure Reason (The Cambridge Edition of the Works of Immanuel Kant)
35.  Critique of Pure Reason (The Cambridge Edition of the Works of Immanuel Kant) by Immanuel Kant
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Rameau's Nephew and First Satire (Oxford World's Classics)
36.  Rameau's Nephew and First Satire (Oxford World's Classics) by Denis Diderot
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Selected Poems (Penguin Classics)
37.  Selected Poems (Penguin Classics) by Robert Burns
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The Federalist: with Letters of Brutus (Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought)
38.  The Federalist: with Letters of Brutus (Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought) by John Jay
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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire (Penguin Classics)
39.  The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire (Penguin Classics) by Edward Gibbon
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The Life of Samuel Johnson (Penguin Classics)
40.  The Life of Samuel Johnson (Penguin Classics) by James Boswell
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