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Works Author % Correct
The Narrow Road to the Deep NorthMatsuo Bashō
72.2%
Consolation of PhilosophySeverinus Boethius
72.2%
The Fire Next TimeJames Baldwin
69.4%
Patterns of CultureRuth Benedict
66.7%
Gender TroubleJudith Butler
66.7%
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)James Boswell
63.9%
I and ThouMartin Buber
63.9%
The Fatal Eggs; Heart of a DogMikhail Bulgakov
61.1%
Tales of Angria; The Professor; ShirleyCharlotte Brontë
58.3%
Surrealist ManifestoAndré Breton
55.6%
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 algebraGeorge Boole
52.8%
The Gulf War Did Not Take Place; Simulacra and SimulationJean Baudrillard
52.8%
Introduction to the Principles of Morals and Legislation (introduced felicific calculus)Jeremy Bentham
50%
Queer; JunkieWilliam S. Burroughs
47.2%
MurphySamuel Beckett
44.4%
Rabbi Ben EzraRobert Browning
41.7%
Factotum; Post OfficeCharles Bukowski
41.7%
The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny; Schweyk in the Second World WarBertolt Brecht
38.9%
The Mind of Primitive ManFranz Boas
38.9%
The Closing of the American Mind; life fictionalized in Bellow's RavelsteinAllan Bloom
38.9%
Mosby's Memoirs; Mr. Sammler's PlanetSaul Bellow
38.9%
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]'Aphra Behn
36.1%
Il filostrato; TeseidaGiovanni Boccaccio
33.3%
Orlando InnamoratoMatteo Maria Boiardo
33.3%
Distinction: A Social Critique on the Judgment of TastePierre Bourdieu
33.3%
Jerusalem; The Four ZoasWilliam Blake
30.6%
Sixty StoriesDonald Barthelme
30.6%
The Peasant Story of Napoleon; Lost IllusionsHonoré de Balzac
27.8%
Q (multiple authors writing under this nom de plume--some went on to form Wu Ming)Luther Blissett
27.8%
The Problems of Dostoevsky's Poetics; Rabelais and His World; The Dialogic ImaginationMikhail Bakhtin
25%
Statism and AnarchyMikhail Bakunin
25%
The Mediterranean and the Mediterranean World in the Age of Philip IIFernand Braudel
22.2%
The End of the RoadJohn Barth
22.2%
The Civilization of the Renaissance in ItalyJacob Burckhardt
22.2%
Works Author % Correct
Steps to an Ecology of Mind; Balinese Character (with Mead)Gregory Bateson
22.2%
Social Foundations of Thought and Action; Social Learning Theory; Self-EfficacyAlbert Bandura
22.2%
The Garden of Cyrus; Religio Medici; Hydriotaphia, Urn-Burial, or, a Discourse of the Sepulchral Urns lately found in NorfolkThomas Browne
19.4%
Let It Come Down; Up Above the World; most famous book focuses on naïve couple Port Moresby and Kit and their travels in AfricaPaul Bowles
19.4%
The Long Day Wanes (Malayan trilogy); The End of the World NewsAnthony Burgess
16.7%
The Mezzanine; Checkpoint; VoxNicholson Baker
16.7%
Death is a Lonely Business; Green Shadow, White Whale; another story features Jim Nightshade and Mr. DarkRay Bradbury
16.7%
Clayhanger; Anna of the Five Towns; The Old Wives' Tale; called a 'materialist' by Virginia Woolf in the essay 'Modern Fictions'Arnold Bennett
13.9%
The Coming of Post-Industrial Society; The End of IdeologyDaniel Bell
13.9%
Marbles: A Play in Three Acts; Elegy for John DonneJoseph Brodsky
13.9%
Eros and Psyche: A Narrative Poem in Twelve Measures; invented 'neo-Miltonic syllabics'; championed Gerard Manley HopkinsRobert Bridges
13.9%
The Ghost Road; The Eye in the Door (both in her Regeneration Trilogy)Pat Barker
11.1%
Black ThunderArna Bontemps
11.1%
Say, Is This the USA (with husband)Margaret Bourke-White
11.1%
An Essay towards solving a Problem in the Doctrine of ChancesThomas Bayes
11.1%
The Historian's Craft; prominent in the Annales School of historiography along w/ Fernand Braudel and Lucien FebvreMarc Bloch
8.3%
On the Dictatorship of the Proletariat; Reading Capital (with Louis Althusser)Étienne Balibar
8.3%
On the Infinite Universe and WorldsGiordano Bruno
8.3%
The HostageBrendan Behan
5.6%
The Law of Dreams; shares full name with the architect of the AEG Turbine FactoryPeter Behrens
5.6%
The Psychoanalysis of Fire; introduced the epistemological break; The Poetics of SpaceGaston Bachelard
5.6%
The FORTRAN Automatic Coding SystemJohn Backus
5.6%
Being and Event (uses Zermelo-Fraenkel set theory to describe the rupture in being)Alain Badiou
5.6%
The Accursed Share; Blue NoonGeorges Bataille
5.6%
The Hardest Logic Puzzle Ever; Computability and Logic (with Richard Jeffrey); Logic, Logic, and Logic George Boolos
5.6%
Illusions: The Adventures of a Reluctant MessiahRichard Bach
5.6%
East Wind: West WindPearl Buck
5.6%
Darwin's RadioGreg Bear
5.6%
The Physics of Blown Sand and Desert Dunes; crossed the Libyan Desert from east to west; sister Enid wrote National VelvetRalph Bagnold
2.8%
The Ecology of Freedom; Post-Scarcity Anarchism; Our Synthetic EnvironmentMurray Bookchin
2.8%
The Rhetoric of Religion; terministic screens introduced in his Language as Symbolic ActionKenneth Burke
2.8%
Poetry for Poetry's Sake; Oxford Lectures on Poetry; Shakespearean TragedyA. C. Bradley
2.8%
Religion in Human Evolution; The Axial Age and Its ConsequencesRobert Bellah
2.8%

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