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The Harvard classics

The Harvard classics

Author: Charles William Eliot
Publisher: New York: P.F. Collier & Son, 1909-1910.
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Genre/Form: Literature
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles William Eliot
OCLC Number: 964612982
Notes: Lib. has v. 1 - v. 50. Also Circulating copies of some volumes.
Description: 50 volumes ; 23 cm
Contents: I. The autobiography of Benjamin Franklin: The journal of John Woolman; Fruits of solitude [by] William Penn ... [c1909] II. Plato. The Apology, Phædo, and Crito, tr. by B. Jowett; The golden sayings of Epictetus, tr. by H. Crossley; The meditations of Marcus Aurelius, tr. by G. Long ... [c1909] III. Bacon, Francis, viscount St. Albans. Essays, civil and moral, and The new Atlantis; Areopagitica and Tractate on education, by John Milton; Religio medici, by Sir Thomas Browne ... [c1909] IV. Milton, John. The complete poems ... [c1909] V. Emerson, Ralph W. Essays and English traits ... [c1909] VI. Burns, Robert. The poems and songs ... [c1909] VII. Augustinus Aurelius, Saint, bp. of Hippo. The confessions, tr. by E.B. Pusey; The imitation of Christ, by Thomas à Kempis, tr. by W. Benham ... [c1909] VIII. Nine Greek dramas, by Æschylus, Sophocles, Euripides and Aristophanes; translations by E.D.A. Morshead, E.H. Plumptrfe, G. Murray and B.B. Rogers ... [c1909] IX. Cicero, M. Tullius. Letters, with his treaties on friendship and old age, tr. by E.S. Shuckburgh, and Letters of Gaius Plinius Caecilius Secundus, tr. by W. Melmoth, rev. by F.C.T. Bosanquet ... [c1909] X. Smith Adam. An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations ... ed. by J.C. Bullock ... [c1909] XI. Darwin, Charles R. The origins of species ... [c1909] XII. Plutarchus. Plutarch's lives of Themistocles, Pericles, Aristides, Alcibiades and Coriolanus, Demosthenes and Cicero, Cæsar and Anthony, in the translation called Dryden's, cor. and rev. by A.H. Clough ... [c1909]. XIII. Vergilius Maro, Publius. Virgil's Æneid, tr. by J. Dryden ... [c1909] XIV. Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de. The first part of the delightful history of the most ingenious knight Don Quixote of the Mancha ... tr. by T. Shelton ... [c1909] XV. Bunyan, John. Pilgrim's progress; The lives of John Donne and George Herbert, by Izaak Walton ... [c1909] XVI. Arabian nights. Stories from the Thousand and one nights (The Arabian nights' entertainments) tr. by E.W. Lane, rev. by S. Lane-Poole ... [c1909] XVII. Folk-lore and fable: Æsop, Grimm, Anderson ... [c1909] XVIII. Modern English drama: Dryden, Sheridan, Goldsmith, Shelley, Browning, Byron ... [c1909] XIX. Goethe, Johann W. von. Faust, part I, Egmont, Hermann and Dorothea; Christopher Marlowe: Doctor Faustus ... [c1909] XX. Dante Alighieri. The Divine comedy; Hell, Purgatory, Paradise, tr. by H.F. Cary ... [c1909] XXI. Manzoni, Alessandro. I. promessi sposi (The betrothed) ... [c1909] XXII. Homerus. The Odyssey, tr. by S.H. Butcher and A. Lang ... [c1909] XXIII. Dana, Richard H. Two years before the mast and Twenty-four years after ... [c1909] XXIV. Burke, Edmund. On taste, On the sublime and beautiful, Reflections on the French revolution, A letter to a noble lord ... [c1909] XXV. Mill, John S. Autobiography, Essay on liberty; Thomas Carlyle: Characteristics, Inaugural address, Essay on Scott ... [c1909] XXVI. Contential drama: Calderon, Corneille, Racine, Molière, Lessing, Schiller ... [c1909] XVIII. English essays from Sir Philip Sidney to Macaulay ... [c1910] XXVIII. Essays, English and American ... [c1910] XXIX. Darwin, Charles R. The voyage of the Beagle [c1909] XXX. Scientific papers: physics, chemistry, astronomy, geology ... [c1910] XXXI. The autobiography of Benvenuto Cellini, tr. by J.A. Symonds ... [c1910] XXXII. Literary and philosophical essays, French, German and Italian [c1910] XXXIII. Voyages and travels: ancient and modern ... [c1910] XXXIV. French and English philosophers: Descartes, Rousseau, Voltaire, Hobbes ... [c1910] XXXV. Chronicle and romance: Froissart, Malory, Holinshed ... [c1910] XXXVI. Machiavelli, Niccolo. The prince; Utopia, by Sir Thomas More; Ninety-five theses, Address to the German nobility, Concerning Christian liberty, by Martin Luther ... [c1910] XXXVII. English philosophers of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries: Locke, Berkeley, Hume ... [c1910] XXXVIII. Scientific papers: physiology, medicine, surgery, geology ... [c1910] XXXIX. Prefaces and prologues to famous books ... [c1910] LX-XLII. English poetry ... [c1910] 3 v. XLIII. American historical documents, 1000-1904. [c1910] XLIV-XLV. Sacred writings ... [c1910] 2 v. XLVI-XLVII. Elizabethan drama ... [c1910] 2 v. XLVIII. Pascal, Blaise. Thoughts, tr. by W.F. Trotter; Letters, tr. by M.L. Booth; minor works, tr. by O.W. Wight ... [c1910] XLIX. Epic and saga; Beowulf; The song of Roland; The destruction of Dá Derga's hostel; The story of Volsungs and Niblungs ... [c1910] L. The Harvard classics The editor's introduction; reader's guide; index to the first lines of poems, songs and choruses, hymns & psalms; general index; chronological index ... [c1910].
Responsibility: edited by Charles W. Eliot.


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