Six Professors from "Esteemed" Universities Favorite Books

Given by Democrat and Chronicle

41 Works 501,869 Livros 6,027 Críticas ½ 4.0

A newspaper article from the "Democrat and Chronicle" from 1982 where they asked 6 esteemed professors to list books that theyh would recommend to anyone as worth reading during a lifetime.

The

mostrar mais voters were: Louis Rubin, Joseph Summers, R.W.B Lewis, Clark Blaise, Edward Rosenheim, and William Chace mostrar menos
ObraEtiqueta de OrdemAno
In Search of Lost Time por Marcel Proust
21913
Moby Dick por Herman Melville
2014
Gulliver's Travels por Jonathan Swift
1996
Electra [in translation] por Sophocles
1990
First Folio por William Shakespeare
1985
The Ascent of Man por Jacob Bronowski
1973
Stop-Time: A Memoir por Frank Conroy
1967
Herzog por Saul Bellow
1964
The Golden Apples por Eudora Welty
1947
Stories of Three Decades por Thomas Mann
1936
Absalom, Absalom! por William Faulkner
1936
Mourning Becomes Electra por Eugene O'Neill
1931
Odes por John Keats
1923
Ulysses por James Joyce
1922
Introductory Lectures on Psychoanalysis por Sigmund Freud
1917
A Morte de Ivan Ilitch por Leo Tolstoy
1886
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn por Mark Twain
1884
The Brothers Karamazov por Fyodor Dostoevsky
1880
Anna Karenina por Leo Tolstoy
1875
Madame Bovary por Gustave Flaubert
1857
Bleak House por Charles Dickens
1852
The Charterhouse of Parma por Stendhal
1839
Democracy in America por Alexis de Tocqueville
1835
The Life of Samuel Johnson por James Boswell
1791
The Federalist Papers por Alexander Hamilton
1787
Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion por David Hume
1779
Paradise Lost por John Milton
1667
Leviathan por Thomas Hobbes
1651
King Lear por William Shakespeare
1608
Don Quixote por Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
1605
The Divine Comedy por Dante Alighieri
1308
The Iliad por Homer
0750
The Odyssey por Homer
0750
Antigone por Sophocles
0441
Women of Trachis [in translation] por Sophocles
0440
Oedipus Rex por Sophocles
0429
Oedipus at Colonus por Sophocles
0401
The Aeneid por Virgil
0029
THE COMPLETE WORKS OF PLATO: The Republic, Symposium, Apology, Phaedrus, Laws, Crito, Phaedo, Timaeus, Meno, Euthyphro, Gorgias por Plato Plato
1969
Ajax por Sophocles Sophocles
1969
Philoctetes por Sophocles Sophocles
1969
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