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Steps to an Ecology of Mind; Balinese Character (with Mead)
An Essay towards solving a Problem in the Doctrine of Chances
The Mind of Primitive Man
East Wind: West Wind
Distinction: A Social Critique on the Judgment of Taste
The Long Day Wanes (Malayan trilogy); The End of the World News
The Law of Dreams; shares full name with the architect of the AEG Turbine Factory
The Physics of Blown Sand and Desert Dunes; crossed the Libyan Desert from east to west; sister Enid wrote National Velvet
The Narrow Road to the Deep North
The Accursed Share; Blue Noon
Being and Event (uses Zermelo-Fraenkel set theory to describe the rupture in being)
Statism and Anarchy
Say, Is This the USA (with husband)
Social Foundations of Thought and Action; Social Learning Theory; Self-Efficacy
The Fire Next Time
Abdelazer (Henry Purcell set it to incidental music); in A Room of One's Own, Woolf says, 'All women together ought to let flowers fall upon the tomb of [this person]'
Introduction to the Principles of Morals and Legislation (introduced felicific calculus)
Murphy
Death is a Lonely Business; Green Shadow, White Whale; another story features Jim Nightshade and Mr. Dark
Surrealist Manifesto
Sixty Stories
Il filostrato; Teseida
On the Dictatorship of the Proletariat; Reading Capital (with Louis Althusser)
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The Mezzanine; Checkpoint; Vox
Orlando Innamorato
The Fatal Eggs; Heart of a Dog
The End of the Road
The Rhetoric of Religion; terministic screens introduced in his Language as Symbolic Action
Black Thunder
The Psychoanalysis of Fire; introduced the epistemological break; The Poetics of Space
Let It Come Down; Up Above the World; most famous book focuses on naïve couple Port Moresby and Kit and their travels in Africa
Eros and Psyche: A Narrative Poem in Twelve Measures; invented 'neo-Miltonic syllabics'; championed Gerard Manley Hopkins
The Closing of the American Mind; life fictionalized in Bellow's Ravelstein
The Hostage
Gender Trouble
The Coming of Post-Industrial Society; The End of Ideology
Clayhanger; Anna of the Five Towns; The Old Wives' Tale; called a 'materialist' by Virginia Woolf in the essay 'Modern Fictions'
Tales of Angria; The Professor; Shirley
The Hardest Logic Puzzle Ever; Computability and Logic (with Richard Jeffrey); Logic, Logic, and Logic
The Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy
The Problems of Dostoevsky's Poetics; Rabelais and His World; The Dialogic Imagination
The Garden of Cyrus; Religio Medici; Hydriotaphia, Urn-Burial, or, a Discourse of the Sepulchral Urns lately found in Norfolk
The Ghost Road; The Eye in the Door (both in her Regeneration Trilogy)
Rabbi Ben Ezra
The Gulf War Did Not Take Place; Simulacra and Simulation
Patterns of Culture
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Queer; Junkie
The Historian's Craft; prominent in the Annales School of historiography along w/ Fernand Braudel and Lucien Febvre
Poetry for Poetry's Sake; Oxford Lectures on Poetry; Shakespearean Tragedy
The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny; Schweyk in the Second World War
Illusions: The Adventures of a Reluctant Messiah
The Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides with Samuel Johnson, LL.D (Johnson also wrote Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland about this trip)
The Mediterranean and the Mediterranean World in the Age of Philip II
Religion in Human Evolution; The Axial Age and Its Consequences
Darwin's Radio
Mosby's Memoirs; Mr. Sammler's Planet
Marbles: A Play in Three Acts; Elegy for John Donne
I and Thou
Factotum; Post Office
Consolation of Philosophy
The Laws of Thought; negation of conjunctions and disjunctions in terms of each other are basis of de Morgan's laws for this guy's namesake algebra
Jerusalem; The Four Zoas
Q (multiple authors writing under this nom de plume--some went on to form Wu Ming)
The Peasant Story of Napoleon; Lost Illusions
The FORTRAN Automatic Coding System
The Ecology of Freedom; Post-Scarcity Anarchism; Our Synthetic Environment
On the Infinite Universe and Worlds

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