Reviews (A - E)

A

⚜ Aeschylus 

The Oresteia (458 B.C.)

Agamemnon
The Libation Bearers
The Eumenides


Other Plays

Prometheus Bound (480s - 410s B.C.)
The Suppliants (470s B.C.)
The Persians (472 B.C.)
Seven Against Thebes (467 B.C.)

Aesop 

Aesop's Fables
(6th - 7th Century B.C.)

Alcott, Louisa May ⚜

Little Women (1868 - 1869)

Andersen, Hans Christian ⚜

The Little Mermaid (1837)
The Nightingale (1843)
The Ugly Duckling (1843)
The Snow Queen (1844)
The Little Match Girl (1848)
The Snowman (1861)

Apollonius of Rhodes

The Voyage of Argo (3rd Century B.C.)

Apuleius, Lucius ⚜

The Golden Ass (2nd Century A.D.)

Aratus 

Phaenomena (3rd Century B.C.)

Aristophanes ⚜

The Acharnians (425 B.C.)
The Knights (424 B.C.)
The Clouds (423 B.C.)
The Wasps (422 B.C.)
Peace (421 B.C.)
The Birds (414 B.C.)
Lysistrata (411 B.C.)
The Frogs (405 B.C.)
Ecclesiazusai (391 B.C.)
Wealth (388 B.C.)

Aristotle 

Ethics (c. 350 B.C.)
Poetics (335 B.C.)

Aṭṭār, Farīd ud-Dīn ⚜

The Conference of Birds (1177)

Augustine of Hippo ⚜

Confessions (397 - 400 A.D.)

Austen, Jane ⚜

Sense and Sensibility (1811)
Pride and Prejudice (1813)
Mansfield Park (1814)
Emma (1815)
Northanger Abbey (1817)
Persuasion (1817)
See also -
Jane Austen by Virginia Woolf (1925)

B

Bacon, Francis ⚜

Essays (1625)

Bale, John ⚜

Kynge Johan (1534 - 1561)

Barrie, J. M. ⚜

Peter Pan (1911)

Beaumarchais, Pierre ⚜

The Barber of Seville (1775)
The Marriage of Figaro (1778)

Beaumont, Francis

The Knight of the Burning Pestle (1607) with John Fletcher.
Philaster (1610) with John Fletcher.

Bede 

Ecclesiastical History of the English People (731)
The Age of Bede, including:
Life of Cuthbert by the Venerable Bede
Life of Wilfrid by Eddius Stephanus
Lives of the Abbots of Wearmouth and Jarrow by the Venerable Bede
The Voyage of St. Brendan

Bennett, Arnold ⚜

The Old Wives' Tale (1908)

Unknown Author

Beowulf (975 - 1025)

Béroul

The Romance of Tristan (12th Century)

Blackmore, R. D. ⚜

Lorna Doone (1869)

Blake, William

The Marriage of Heaven and Hell (1790 - 1793)

Boccaccio, Giovani ⚜

The Decameron (1348-53)
Introduction and Day I
Day II
Day III
Day IV
Day V
Day VI
Day VII
Day VIII
Day IX
Day X, Conclusion, and Epilogue
Boethius 

The Consolation of Philosophy (524 A.D.)

Boswell, James ⚜

The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides (1786)
The Life of Samuel Johnson (1791)

Braddon, Mary Eliabeth ⚜

Lady Audley's Secret (1862)
The Doctor's Wife (1864)

Brontë, Anne ⚜

Biography

The Brontës by Juliet Barker (1994)

Novels

Agnes Grey (1847)
The Tenant of Wildfell Hall (1848)

Brontë, Branwell ⚜

Biography

The Infernal World of Branwell Brontë by Daphne du Maurier (1960)
The Brontës by Juliet Barker (1994)

Brontë, Charlotte ⚜

Biography

The Brontës by Juliet Barker (1994)

Novels

Jane Eyre (1847)
Shirley (1849)
Villette (1853)
The Professor (1857)

Brontë, Emily ⚜

Biography

The Brontës by Juliet Barker (1994)

Novel

Wuthering Heights (1847)

Browning, Elizabeth Barrett ⚜

Aurora Leigh (1856)

Buchan, John ⚜

The Thirty-Nine Steps (1915)

Bulgakov, Mikhaíl 

The Master and Margarita (1967)

⚜ Bunyan, John ⚜

The Pilgrim's Progress (1678)

Burnett, Frances Hodgson

A Little Princess (1905)
The Secret Garden (1911)

Burney, Fanny ⚜

Evelina (1778)

Burns, Robert ⚜

To a Mouse, On Turning Her Up in her Nest with the Plough (1786)
Auld Lang Syne (1788)

Byron, George Gordon (Lord)

Don Juan (1819 - 1824)


C

Carroll, Lewis ⚜

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (1865)
Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There (1871)

Carter, Angela ⚜

The Bloody Chamber (1979)

Cervantes, Miguel de ⚜

Exemplary Stories (1613)

Chaucer, Geoffrey 

Biographies

Chaucer by Peter Ackroyd (2004)
Geoffrey Chaucer by Peter Brown (2011)

Poetry
General Prologue
The Knight's Tale
The Miller's Prologue and Tale
The Reeve's Prologue and Tale
The Cook's Prologue and Tale
The Man of Law's Introduction, Prologue, Tale, and Epilogue
The Wife of Bath's Prologue and Tale
The Friar's Prologue and Tale
The Summoner's Prologue and Tale
The Clerk's Prologue and Tale
The Merchant's Prologue, Tale, and Epilogue
The Squire's Introduction and Tale
The Franklin's Prologue and Tale
The Physician's Tale
The Pardoner's Introduction, Prologue, and Tale
The Shipman's Tale
The Prioress's Prologue and Tale
The Prologue and Tale to Sir Thobas
The Tale of Melibee
The Monk's Prologue and Tale
The Nun's Priest Prologue, Tale, and Epilogue
The Second Nun's Prologue and Tale
The Canon Yeoman's Prologue and Tale
The Manciple's Prologue and Tale
The Parson's Prologue and Tale
Chaucer's Retraction
Anelida and Arcite (late 1370s)
The House of Fame (1379-80)
Parlement of Foules (1382)
Troilus and Criseyde (1382-86)
The Legend of Good Women (1386-88)
The Short Poems

Prose

Boece (1378-81)
A Treatise on the Astrolabe (1390-94)
See also -
'The Pastons and Chaucer' by Virginia Woolf from The Common Reader First Series (1925)

Chekhov, Anton ⚜

Ivanov (1887)
The Bear (1888)
The Proposal (1890)
The Jubilee (1891)
The Seagull (1896)
Uncle Vania (1897)
Three Sisters (1901)
The Cherry Orchard (1904)

Ch'êng-ên, Wu ⚜

Monkey (16th Century)

Coleridge, Samuel Taylor ⚜

The Rime of the Ancient Mariner (1798)

⚜ Collins, Wilkie ⚜

Basil (1852)
The Woman in White (1860)
No Name (1862)
The Moonstone (1868)

Conan Doyle, Arthur ⚜

The Hound of the Baskervilles (1902)

Congreve, William ⚜

The Old Bachelor (1693)
The Double Dealer (1694)
Love for Love (1695)
The Way of the World (1700)


D

Dante

La Vita Nuova (1295)

The Divine Comedy (1308 - 1321)
Inferno
Purgatorio
Paradiso
Daudet, Alphonse ⚜

Letters from my Windmill (1869)

Davenport, Robert

King John and Matilda (1655)

Defoe, Daniel ⚜

Fiction

Roxana (1724)

Non Fiction

From London to Land's End (1724)

Dekker, Thomas ⚜

Plays

The Shoemaker's Holiday (1599)

Prose

The Gull's Horn Book (1609)
'How a Gallant Should Behave Himself in a Play-House'
The Desert Fathers ⚜

Sayings of the Early Christian Monks (5th Century A.D.)

Dickens, Charles ⚜

Novels

The Pickwick Papers (1836 - 1837)
Chapters I - II (March 1836)
Chapters III - V (April 1836)
Chapters VI - VIII (May 1836)
Chapters IX - XI (June 1836)
Chapters XII - XIV (July 1836)
Chapters XV - XVII (August 1836)
Chapters XVIII - XX (September 1836)
Chapters XXI - XXIII (October 1836)
Chapters XXIV - XXVI (November 1836)
Chapters XXVII - XXIX (December 1836)
Chapters XXX - XXXII (January 1837)
Chapters XXXIII - XXXIV (February 1837)
Chapters XXXV - XXXVII (March 1837)
Chapters XXXVIII - XL (April 1837)
Chapters XLI - XLIII (June 1837)
Chapters XLIV - XLVI (July 1837)
Oliver Twist (1838)
The Old Curiosity Shop (1841)
Hard Times (1854)
Great Expectations (1861)
The Mystery of Edwin Drood (1870)

Short Stories / Novellas

A Christmas Carol (1843)
The Signal Man (1866)

Non Fiction

Pictures from Italy (1846)
A Child's History of England (1851-53)
The Uncommercial Traveller (1875)
'Night Walks'

Diderot, Denis ⚜

Rameau's Nephew, or the Second Satire
(1805)
D'Alembert's Dream (1830)

⚜ Disraeli, Benjamin ⚜

Sybil, or The Two Nations (1845)

Dostoyevsky, Fyodor ⚜

The Village of Stepanchikovo (1859)
Notes from Underground (1864)
Crime and Punishment (1866)
The Idiot (1869)
The Adolescent (1875)

Douglas-Home, Alec

The Way the Wind Blows (1976)

Dreiser, Theodore ⚜

Sister Carrie (1900)

Dryden, John ⚜

Plays

All for Love (1677)

Translations

Virgil's Æneid (1697)


E

Eliot, George ⚜

Novels

Adam Bede (1859)
The Mill on the Floss (1860)
Silas Marner (1861)
Felix Holt, the Radical (1866)
Middlemarch (1871 - 1872)
Daniel Deronda (1876)

Short Stories

Scenes of Clerical Life (1858)
The Lifted Veil (1859)

⚜ Eliot, T. S.

Marina (1929)

Erasmus, Desiderius ⚜

Praise of Folly (1511)

Eratosthenes of Cyrene ⚜

Catasterismi (3rd Century B.C.)

Euripides 

Alcestis (438 B.C.)
Medea (431 B.C.)
Heracleidae (429 B.C.)
Hippolytus (428 B.C.)
Andromache (428 - 425 B.C.)
Hecuba (424 B.C.)
The Suppliants (423 B.C.)
Electra (418 B.C.)
Heracles (416 B.C.)
Iphigenia in Tauris (416 - 412 B.C.)
The Trojan Women (415 B.C.)
Ion (414 - 412 B.C.)
Helen (412 B.C.)
Phoenician Women (411 - 408 B.C.)
Orestes (408 B.C.)
Cyclops (408 B.C.)
Bacchae (405 B.C.)
Iphigenia at Aulis (405 B.C.)
Rhesus (date unknown)

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