Comedies: All’s Well That Ends Well, As You Like It, The Comedy of Errors, Love’s Labour’s Lost, Measure for Measure, The Merchant of Venice, The Merry Wives of Windsore, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Much Ado About Nothing, Pericles Prince of Tyre, The Taming of the Shrew, The Tempest, Twelfth Night, The Two Gentlemen of Verona, The Two Noble Kinsmen, The Winter’s Tale
Histories: King John, Richard II, Henry IV, Henry V, Henry VI, Richard III, Henry VIII
Poems: Shakespeare’s Sonnets
Poetic and Dramatic Works: L’Allegro; Il Penseroso; Comus; Lycidas; Poems; Paradise Lost; Paradise Regained; Samson Agonistes
Selected Political, Philosophical and Religious Prose: (To come.)
See discussion about many of the above works by Milton in my Milton in May project (2010).
Novels: The Pickwick Papers; The Adventures of Oliver Twist; The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby; The Old Curiosity Shop; Barnaby Rudge: A Tale of the Riots of ‘Eighty; The Life and Adventures of Martin Chuzzlewit; Dombey and Son; David Copperfield; Bleak House; Hard Times; Little Dorrit; A Tale of Two Cities; Great Expectations; Our Mutual Friend; The Mystery of Edwin Drood; The Lazy Tour of Two Idle Apprentices.
Charlotte: Jane Eyre; Shirley; Villette ; The Professor
Emily: Wuthering Heights
Agnes: Agnes Grey; The Tenant of Wildfell Hall;
George Eliot [Mary Ann Evans]
Other: Life of Charlotte Bronte
Fiction (stories, novels, and plays): Mississippi Novels (The Adventures of Tom Sawyer; Adventures of Huckleberry Finn; The Tragedy of Pudd’nhead Wilson); A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court; Extracts from Adam’s Diary; Eve’s Diary; The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County; General Washington’s Negro Body-Servant; My Late Senatorial Secretaryship; Mark Twain’s (Burlesque) Autobiography and First Romance; A Murder, a Mystery, and a Marriage; The Invalid’s Story; 1601: Conversation, as it was by the Social Fireside, in the Time of the Tudors; The Prince and the Pauper; The American Claimant; Those Extraordinary Twins; Tom Sawyer Abroad; Tom Sawyer, Detective; Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc; The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg; A Double Barrelled Detective Story; A Dog’s Tale; The War Prayer; The $30,000 Bequest and Other Stories; Letters from the Earth; My Platonic Sweetheart; The Mysterious Stranger; Letters from the Earth; No. 44, The Mysterious Stranger; Sketches New and Old; A True Story and the Recent Carnival of Crime; Punch, Brothers, Punch! and other Sketches; Merry Tales; The £1,000,000 Bank Note and Other New Stories; A Horse’s Tale; Captain Stormfield’s Visit to Heaven; The Gilded Age: A Tale of Today; Is He Dead?
Nonfiction: The Innocents Abroad; Roughing It; Old Times on the Mississippi; A Tramp Abroad; Life on the Mississippi; Following the Equator; Christian Science; Is Shakespeare Dead?; Queen Victoria’s Jubilee; Mark Twain’s Autobiography; Mark Twain’s Notebook; Concerning the Jews
Essays and Satire: How to Tell a Story and other Essays; A Salutation Speech From the Nineteenth Century to the Twentieth; What Is Man?; To the Person Sitting in Darkness; The Battle Hymn of the Republic, Updated; Edmund Burke on Croker and Tammany; King Leopold’s Soliloquy
Other Novels/Stories: He Knew He Was Right; The Way We Live Now
Novels: Alexander’s Bridge; O Pioneers!; The Song of the Lark; My Ántonia; One of Ours; A Lost Lady; The Professor’s House; My Mortal Enemy; Death Comes for the Archbishop; Shadows on the Rock; Lucy Gayheart; Sapphira and the Slave Girl
Collections: Early Short Stories; April Twilights (poetry); The Troll Garden (short stories); Youth and the Bright Medusa (short stories); Obscure Destinies (three stories); The Old Beauty (three stories);
Novels: The Valley of Decision; The House of Mirth; The Fruit of the Tree; Ethan Frome; The Reef; The Custom of the Country; Summer; The Marne; The Age of Innocence; The Glimpses of the Moon; A Son at the Front; The Mother’s Recompense; Twilight Sleep; The Children; Hudson River Bracketed; The Gods Arrive; The Buccaneers (unfinished novel)
Novellas: The Touchstone; Sanctuary; Madame de Treymes; Old New York: False Dawn, The Old Maid, The Spark, New Year’s Day (A)
Short stories: The Collected Short Stories.
For Nobel Prize winning authors I’m reading, visit my Nobel Laureates page.