The Classics Club III

The Classics Club is a group of people who have listed a minimum of fifty classics and aim to read them within a specific time frame. This is my third list (the first was completed in 2014, the second in 2017) and I aim to finish by 7th April 2022.

Progress: 125 / 200

A

Addison, Joseph - Cato (1712)
Akutagawa, Ryūnosuke - Rashōmon and Seventeen Other Stories (1915)
Amman, Mir - A Tale of Four Dervishes (13th Century)
Arden of Feversham (1592)
Arnim, Elizabeth von - The Enchanted April (1922)
As I Crossed a Bridge of Dreams (11th Century)

B

Barrie, J. M. - Peter Pan (1911)
Bashō, Matsuo - The Narrow Road to the Deep North and Other Sketches (late 17th Century)
Bates, H. E. - The Darling Buds of May (1958)
Bates, H. E. - A Breath of French Air (1959)
Bates, H. E. - When the Green Woods Laugh (1960)
Bates, H. E. - Oh! to be in England (1963)
Bates, H. E. - A Little of What You Fancy (1970)
Bazán, Emilia Pardo - The House of Ulloa (1886)
Borges, Jorge Luis - Fictions (1941)
Brittain, Vera - Testament of Youth (1933)
Bulgakov, Mikhail - The White Guard (1926)
Burnett, Frances Hodgson - Little Lord Fauntleroy (1886)
Burnett, Frances Hodgson - A Little Princess (1905)
Butler, Samuel - Erewhon (1872)

C

Camões, Luís Vaz de - The Lusiads (1572)
Carpentier, Alejo - Explosion in a Cathedral (1962)
Chapman, George, Jonson, Ben, and Marston, John - Eastward Ho! (1605)
Ch'êng-ên, Wu - Monkey (16th Century)
Cobbett, William - Rural Rides (1830)
Collins, Wilkie - Armadale (1864-66)

D

Darwin, Charles - On the Origin of Species (1859)
Defoe, Daniel - Moll Flanders (1722)
Delafield, E. M. - Diary of a Provincial Lady (1930)
Delafield, E. M. - The Provincial Lady Goes Further (1932)
The Desert Fathers: Sayings of the Early Christian Monks (5th Century A.D.)
Dickens, Charles - Sketches by Boz (1836)
Dickens, Charles - Bleak House (1852-53)
Dickens, Charles - David Copperfield (1850)
Dickens, Charles - Best Ghost Stories (1836-70)
Diderot, Denis - The Nun (1796)
Dostoyevsky, Fyodor - Crime and Punishment (1866)
Dostoyevsky, Fyodor - The Devils (1872)
Dostoyevsky, Fyodor - The Brothers Karamazov (1880)
Dumas, Alexandre - The Three Musketeers (1844)

E

Eliade, Mircea - From Primitives to Zen (1967)
Eliot, George - Brother Jacob (1864)
Elizabethan Love Stories
The Epic of Gilgamesh (2100 B.C.)
Erasmus, Desiderius - Praise of Folly (1511)

F

Fielding, Henry - The Tragedy of Tragedies (1731)
Fielding, Henry - Shamela (1741)
Flaubert, Gustave - Three Tales (1877)
Forster, E. M. - Howards End (1910)

G
Gaskell, Elizabeth - The Life of Charlotte Brontë (1857)
Gay, John - The Beggar's Opera (1728)
Gerald of Wales - The Journey Through Wales (1191)
Gerald of Wales -  Description of Wales (1194)
Gibbons, Stella - Cold Comfort Farm (1932)
Gibran, Kahlil - The Prophet (1923)
Glendinning, Victoria - Vita: The Life of Vita Sackville West (1980)
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von - The Sorrows of Young Werther (1774)

H

I

J

K

L
Lillo, George - The London Merchant, or The History of George Barnwell (1731)
Lindsay, Joan - Picnic at Hanging Rock (1967)
de Lorris, Guillaume and de Meun, Jean - Romance of the Rose (1230-75)
Lyly, John - Campaspe (1584)
Lyly, John - Mother Bombie (1594)

M

Machiavelli, Niccolò - The Prince (1532)
Malory, Thomas - Le Morte D'Arthur (1485)
Mandeville, John - The Travels of Sir John Mandeville (1357-71)
Mansfield, Katherine - Bliss and Other Stories (1918)
Marx, Karl and Engels, Friedrich - The Communist Manifesto (1848)
Márquez, Gabriel García - One Hundred Years of Solitude (1967)
Maugham, W. Somerset - The Moon and Sixpence (1919)
Maupassant, Guy de - Bel Ami (1885)
Maupassant, Guy de - Pierre and Jean (1888)
Meredith, George - The Egoist (1879)
The Merry Devil of Edmonton (1600-04)
Mill, J. S. - Utilitarianism (1863)
Milne, A. A. - Winnie-the-Pooh (1926)
Milton, John - Paradise Lost (1667)
Milton, John - Paradise Found (1671)
Mitchell, Margaret - Gone with the Wind (1936)
Moliére - Don Juan (1665)
Moliére - The Would-Be Gentleman (1670)
Montgomery, L. M. - My Dear Mr. M: Letters to G.B. Macmillan from L.M. Montgomery (1903-42)

N

Naipaul, V. S. - A House for Mr Biswas (1961)
Nesbit, Edith - The Railway Children (1906)
Nietzsche, Friedrich - Thus Spoke Zarathustra (1883-91)
Njáls saga (13th Century)
Norton, Thomas and Sackville, Thomas - Gorboduc (1561)

O

Orwell, George - Down and Out in Paris and London (1933)
Orwell, George - A Clergyman's Daughter (1935)
Orwell, George - The Road to Wigan Pier (1937)
Orwell, George - Coming Up for Air (1939)
Orwell, George - Such, Such Were the Joys (1952)

P

The Paston Letters (1422 - 1509)
Paz, Octavio - The Labyrinth of Solitude (1950)
Perrault, Charles - Complete Fairy Tales
Plath, Sylvia - The Bell Jar (1963)
Post, Laurens van der - The Lost World of the Kalahari (1958)
Preston, Thomas - Cambyses (1569)
Pushkin, Alexander - The Queen of Spades and Other Stories (1833)

Q 

R

Ransome, Arthur - Swallows and Amazons (1930)
Ransome, Arthur - Swallowdale (1931)
Ransome, Arthur - Peter Duck (1932)
Ransome, Arthur - Winter Holiday (1933)
Rhys, Jean - Wide Sargasso Sea (1966)
Richardson, Samuel - Pamela (1740)

S

Sackville West, Vita - The Edwardians (1930)
Sackville West, Vita - All Passion Spent (1931)
Sackville West, Vita - Family History (1932)
Sackville West, Vita - The Letters of Vita Sackville West to Virginia Woolf (1984)
Salih, Tayeb - The Wedding of Zein (1962)
Schnitzler, Arthur - Dream Story (1926)
Shakespeare, William - Two Gentlemen of Verona (1589-93)
Shakespeare, William - The Merchant of Venice (1596-97)
Shakespeare, William - As You Like It (1599)
Shakespeare, William - All's Well That Ends Well (1604-05)
Shakespeare, William - Measure for Measure (1604)
Shakespeare, William - Sonnets (1609)
Shaw, George Bernard - The Unsocial Socialist (1883)
Shelley, Percy Bysshe - Prometheus Unbound (1820)
Singer, Isaac Bashevis - The Slave (1962)
Spark, Muriel - The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (1961)
Spyri, Johanna - Heidi (1881)
Steele, Richard - The Conscious Lovers (1722)
Steinbeck, John - Tortilla Flat (1935)
Steinbeck, John - The Grapes of Wrath (1939)
Steinbeck, John - Cannery Row (1945)
Steinbeck, John - East of Eden (1952)
Steinbeck, John - Travels with Charley (1962)
Stevenson, Robert Louis - Kidnapped (1886)
Strindberg, August - The Father (1887)
Strindberg, August - Miss Julia (1889)
Strindberg, August - Easter (1901)

T

Tesla, Nikola - My Inventions (1919)
Tolstoy, Leo - The Death Of Ivan Ilyich (1886)
Tolstoy, Leo - The Sebastopol Sketches (1855)
Trollope, Anthony - Nina Balatka (1866)
Trollope, Anthony - He Knew He Was Right (1869)
Trollope, Anthony - The Vicar of Bullhampton (1870)

V

Verne, Jules - Around the World in Eighty Days (1873)
Voltaire - Zadig (1747)
Voltaire - L'Ingénu (1767)

W

Walpole, Horace - The Castle of Otranto (1764)
Watson, Winifred - Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day (1938)
Waugh, Evelyn - Vile Bodies (1930)
Waugh, Evelyn - Brideshead Revisited (1945)
Wells, H. G. - The First Men in the Moon (1901)
Wells, H. G. - A Modern Utopia (1905)
Wharton, Edith - The House of Mirth (1905)
White, Gilbert - The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne (1789)
Wilde, Oscar - Vera (1880)
Wilde, Oscar - The Duchess of Padua (1883)
Wilde, Oscar - The Happy Prince and Other Stories (1888)
Wilde, Oscar - The Picture of Dorian Gray (1890)
Wilde, Oscar - A House of Pomegranates (1891)
Wilde, Oscar - A Florentine Tragedy (1908)
Wilde, Oscar - La Sainte Courtisane (1908)
Woolf, Leonard - The Wise Virgins (1913)
Woolf, Virginia - Monday or Tuesday (1921)
Woolf, Virginia - The Letters of Virginia Woolf: The Flight of the Mind (1888 - 1912)
Woolf, Virginia - The Letters of Virginia Woolf: The Question of Things Happening (1912 - 1922)
Woolf, Virginia - The Letters of Virginia Woolf: A Change of Perspective (1923 - 1928)
Woolf, Virginia - The Letters of Virginia Woolf: A Reflection of the Other Person (1929 - 1931)
Woolf, Virginia - The Letters of Virginia Woolf: The Sickle Side of the Moon (1932 - 1935)
Woolf, Virginia - The Letters of Virginia Woolf: Leave the Letters Till We're Dead (1936 - 1941)
Wordsworth, Dorothy - Journals of Dorothy Wordsworth (1798 - 1803)

X

Xueqin, Cao - Dream of the Red Chamber (18th Century)

Y

Yeats, W. B. - The Wanderings of Oisin and Other Poems (1889)
Yourcenar, Marguerite - Memoirs of Hadrian (1951)

Z

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