Primary Sources – Literature


The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams

The Tragedies of Aeschylus

The Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri

Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë

A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess

The Plague by Albert Camus

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll

Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes

Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad

Great Expectations by Charles Dickens

A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens

The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoevsky

Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevsky

Notes from the Underground by Fyodor Dostoevsky

Euripides: Ion, Hippolytus, Medea, & Alcestis

The Sound and the Fury by William Faulkner

The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Faust by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Lord of the Flies by William Golding

Catch-22 by Joseph Heller

The Complete Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway

Siddhartha: An Indian Tale by Hermann Hesse

Steppenwolf by Hermann Hesse

The Iliad of Homer

The Odyssey of Homer

Brave New World by Aldous Huxley

Ulysses by James Joyce

The Complete Stories of Franz Kafka

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

The Canti by Giacomo Leopardi

Of Human Bondage by W. Somerset Maugham

Moby Dick by Herman Melville

Paradise Lost by John Milton

1984 by George Orwell

Animal Farm by George Orwell

In Search of Lost Time by Marcel Proust

Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand

The Fountainhead by Ayn Rand

Letters to a Young Poet by Rainer Maria Rilke

The Notes of Malte Laurids Brigge by Rainer Maria Rilke

The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger

No Exit & Three Other Plays by Jean-Paul Sartre

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare

The Tragedies of Sophocles

Gulliver’s Travels by Jonathan Swift

Walden by Henry David Thoreau

War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain

Candide by Voltaire

Player Piano by Kurt Vonnegut

Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut

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