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WorkAuthorType of work
The Book of Urizen1794 prophetic book
'All Summer In a Day'1954 short story
We Need New Names2013 novel
The Emperor of the Moon1687 play
Joysprick: An Introduction to the Language of James Joyce1973 literary criticism
The Literature of Exhaustion1967 essay
Britannia's Pastorals1613 poem
The Monk and the Hangman's Daughter1892 novella
Seven Men1919 short story collection
Woyzeck1879 play
To Jerusalem and Back1976 memoir
'Meeting with Enrique Lihn'2001 short story
He Died with a Felafel in His Hand1994 novel
De mulieribus claris (On Famous Women)1374 collection of autobiographies
Windcatcher2007 prose collection
They Were Counted (in Writing on the Wall [or Transylvanian] trilogy)1934 novel
The Green Dwarf: A Tale of the Perfect Tense1830 juvenilia story
'Childe Roland to the Dark Tower Came'1855 poem
Marbles: A Play in Three Acts1989 play
The Book of Imaginary Beings1957 compilation
'Les Paradis Artificiels'1860 poem
The Book of Evidence1989 novel
A Country Doctor's Notebook (or A Young Doctor's Notebook)1926 short story collection
L'Art Poëtique1674 educational treatise
Le Silence de la mer1941 historical novel
Circle of Friends1990 novel
'The Testament of Beauty'1929 poem
In Extremis2006 play
The Mystery Shop1968 short story collection
'Address to the Toothache'1786 poem
Rumours of Rain1978 novel
Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic2006 graphic memoir
Trout Fishing in America1964 novella
'By the Waters of Babylon'1937 short story
Cecilia1778 novel
The City of Falling Angels2005 non-fiction
'Old Adam, the Carrion Crow'1850 poem
The Insufferable Gaucho2003 mixed collection
'You Must Know Everything'1969 short story
The Sheep Look Up1972 novel
'The Fish'1946 poem
Empire of the Sun1984 semi-autobiographical novel
The Uncommon Reader2007 novella
Nightwood1936 novel
'A Poison Tree1794 poem
Baal1918 play
'To Urania'1988 poem
A Man for All Seasons1960 play
Il Corbaccio1355 novel
Writing Degree Zero1953 literary criticism
'I am the only being whose doom'1836 poem
The Ingoldsby Legends1840 mixed collection
Rule of the Bone1985 novel
Him with His Foot in His Mouth1982 short story collection
Stories and Texts for Nothing1967 mixed collection
Imperial Woman 1956 novel
The Young Men's Magazine1830 magazine
'The Monkey's Raincoat'1691 poem
Habeas Corpus2014 play
The Tasmanian Babes Fiasco1997 novel
Red Cavalry1920 short story collection
Music on the Bamboo Radio1997 novel
Borstal Boy1958 autobiography
The Steward of Christendom1995 play
'Purple Cow'1895 poem
Black Snow1967 novel
God and the State1882 political theory
Dantons Tod (or Danton's Death)1835 play
Dreamtigers1960 mixed collection
The Wasp Factory1984 novel
'And did those feet in ancient time'1808 poem
The Atrocity Exhibition1970 short story collection
WorkAuthorType of work
U and I: A True Story1991 non-fiction
Eva Trout1968 novel
The Man Outside1947 play
'The Happy Hypocrite'1897 short story
The Sleepwalkers1932 novel
'1914 V: The Soldier'1915 poem
Cuneus Prophetarum (The Band of the Prophets)1685 treatise
Beside the Ocean of Time1994 novel
The Bears' Famous Invasion of Sicily1945 children's book
The Stately Homo: A Celebration of the Life of Quentin Crisp (editor)2000 tribute
Picturesque America (editor)1872 illustrated essay collection
The Romantic Dogs2008 poetry collection
Hotel du Lac1984 novel
Paris Spleen1851 poetry collection
'The Unknown Masterpiece'1831 short story
Chimera1972 novel
The Miracles of Our Lady (Milagros de Nuestra Señora)1260 collection of miracle stories
'John Brown's Body'1928 poem
Dog Heart1998 travel memoir
Sylva1961 novel
Less Than One1986 essay collection
The Marriage of Figaro 1778 play
An Ice-Cream War1982 novel
Come Back, Dr. Caligari1964 short story collection
The Ethics of Ambiguity1945 non-fiction
The Abortion: An Historical Romance 19661971 novel
Round Heads and Pointed Heads1931 play
'A Sound of Thunder'1952 short story
Maud Martha1953 novella
'Something for the Touts, the Nuns, the Grocery Clerks, and You'1965 poem
Woes of the True Policeman2012 novel
The Life and Death of Mr Badman1680 dialogue/companion book
Gweilo: Memories of a Hong Kong Childhood2004 autobiography
The Soft Machine1961 novel
The Ruling Class1968 play
Lost in the Funhouse1968 short story collection
Nadja1928 novel
Bloody Poetry1984 play
The Camel Club2001 novel series
Ways of Seeing1972 essay
Why Come to Slaka?1986 pastiche guide book
'A Woman's Shortcomings'1846 poem
The Garden of the Finzi-Continis1962 historical novel
The Other World: Comical History of the States and Empires of the Moon1655 novel
Murke's Collected Silences1958 short story
Not I1972 play
Story of the Eye1928 novella
Milton's Prosody1893 essay
Stories of Mr. Keuner1956 mixed collection
Jennifer Government2002 novel
Memory Hold-the-Door (or Pilgrim's Way)1940 autobiography
Lara, A Tale1814 poem
Queen Zixi of Ix1904-05 children's story
The Lemon Table2004 short story collection
Malina1971 novel
'The Battle of Sherramuir'1787 poem
Looking Backward1888 scifi novel
The Witlings1779 play
This Craft of Verse2000 lecture collection
Erewhon1872 novel
Natasha and Other Stories2003 short story collection
This Is How: Proven Aid in Overcoming Shyness, Molestation, Fatness, Spinsterhood, Grief, Disease, Lushery, Decrepitude & More. For Young and Old Alike2012 self help
A Confederate General from Big Sur1964 novel
'A Little While, A Little While'1846 poem
L'Abbé C1950 novella
Les Planches courbes2001 poetry collection
Inside Mr. Enderby1963 novel
Testament of Youth1933 memoir
The Broken Jug: After Heinrich von Kleist1994 play
Lady Audley's Secret1862 novel
Dykes to Watch Out For1987-2008 comic strip
Tale of Eight Dogs (Nansō Satomi Hakkenden)1814-1842 epic novel
WorkAuthorType of work
Rossetti and His Circle1922 book of caricatures
You Get So Alone Sometimes That It Just Makes Sense1986 poetry collection
Clotel: Or, the President's Daughter1853 novel
'An Inhabitant of Carcosa'1887 short story
Epistle to the Romans1918 religious commentary
'The Demon Lover'1945 short story
Camera Lucida1980 art theory
Vathek1786 novel
The Seashell Game (compiler)1672 anthology
The Loser1983 novel
The Life of Monsieur de Molière1962 biography
'Get Drunk'1860s poem
The Adding Machine: Collected Essays1985 essay collection
Cross Channel1996 short story collection
The Life of Arseniev1939 autobiographical novel
The Cat Who Could Read Backwards1966 novel
Milton: A Poem in Two Books1808 prophetic book
Mary Rose: A Play in Three Acts1924 play
Petersburg1913 novel
Hudibras1663 mock epic poem
The Matisse Stories1991 short story collection
'Dante...Bruno. Vico...Joyce'1929 essay
Sarrasine1830 novella
Love-Letters Between a Nobleman and His Sister1684/87 roman à clef
The Destiny of Nathalie 'X'1995 short story collection
The Wanderer: or, Female Difficulties1814 novel
'Lines Composed in a Wood on a Windy Day'1842 poem
Fighting Angel1936 biography
'Anecdote Concerning the Lowering of Productivity'1963 short story
G.1972 novel
Anthology of Black Humor (editor)1940 anthology
Unspeakable Practices, Unnatural Acts1968 short story collection
In Watermelon Sugar1967 novel
Beppo1818 poem
'Venus Smiles'1971 short story
Running with Scissors2002 memoir
Jamrach's Menagerie2011 novel
The Romans in Britain1980 play
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil1994 non-fiction
'Sweet Afton'1791 poem
Lorna Doone1869 novel
Geography III1977 poetry collection
The Quare Fellow1954 play
'The Bread'1945 short story
More Pricks Than Kicks1934 prose collection
The True Confessions of an Albino Terrorist1985 prose collection
The Tree of Knowledge (or El árbol de la ciencia) 1911 novel
How to Live on 24 Hours a Day1908 non-fiction
The Watcher by the Threshold and Other Tales1900 novella collection
Play the Piano Drunk Like a Percussion Instrument Until the Fingers Begin to Bleed a Bit1979 poetry collection
Death Sentence1948 novel
The Anatomy of Melancholy1621 collection of writings
On Histories and Stories2000 essay collection
'The Sobbin' Women'1937 short story
Double Fold: Libraries and the Assault on Paper2001 non-fiction
Red Noses1985 play
Annie Allen1972 poetry collection
'Enoch Soames'1916 short story
Illusions II: Adventures of a Reluctant Student2013 novel
The Mandarins1954 roman à clef
The Bellarosa Connection1989 novella
Diaboliad1925 short story
Master Georgie1998 historical novel
'The Fair Jilt, or, The Amours of Prince Tarquin and Miranda'1688 short story
Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee1970 historical non-fiction
The Gentleman from San Francisco and Other Stories1944 short story collection
'The Ring and the Book'1868 poem
Nothing Like the Sun: A Story of Shakespeare's Love-Life1964 fictional biography
Wieland1798 novel
Gaspard de la nuit1836 prose collection
And Our Faces, My Heart, Brief as Photos1982 non-fiction
Dutchland; Blues People1964 play; 1963 non-fiction

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