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'Abraham Lincoln Walks at Midnight'
Systema Naturae
The Wonderful Adventures of Nils
'An Incident'; 'Medicine'; Call to Arms; title person in another work sees the command 'Eat people!' b/w lines of text
Voltaire parodied him as Pangloss in Candide
How Green Was My Valley
The Monkey's Wrench; If Not Now, When?; The Drowned and the Saved; famous work has chapters titled 'Lead' and 'Tin'
Geoffrey Firmin ponders, 'Was this the face that launched five hundred ships, and betrayed Christ into being in the Western Hemisphere?' in most famous work
On the Bondage of Will; On the Babylonian Captivity of the Church; On the Jews and Their Lies
A Treatise on Painting (or Codex Urbinas) -- manuscripts gathered by Francesco Melzi around 1542
Les Érinnyes (included in Poèmes tragiques); Poèmes antiques; Poèmes barbares; 'The Girl with the Flaxen Hair'
'La Dorotea'; super-duper-prolific Spanish playwright in 17th c.
'What is to be Done?'; April Theses
A Hero of Our Time
A Sand County Almanac
Tales of Pirx the Pilot; The Cyberiad
Chronic City; another novel features Dylan Ebdus and is titled after the headquarters of Superman
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes
Primitive Religion; Culture and Ethnology; The Crow Indians
The Divided Self; The Politics of Experience and the Bird of Paradise; Self and Others
Primitive Mythology; How Natives Think (not Sahlins)
Call for the Dead; The Constant Gardener; response to the exposure of the Cambridge Five fictionalized in another novel
The Personal Heresy (w/ E. M. W. Tillyard); Perelandra; Out of the Silent Planet
Athens Charter (manuscript on urban planning); modulor system; Toward an Architecture
Laboratory Life (w/ Woolgar); We Have Never Been Modern
'Aubade'; 'Church Going'
introduced the 'bystander effect' (w/ Darley)
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Last of the Breed; Hondo; How the West Was Won; French-Canadian author of westerns
'True, a new mistress now I chase' appears in one of his poems; another poem states 'Stone walls do not a prison make, / Nor iron bars a cage'
'Mezzo Cammin' inspired by his translation of the Divine Comedy; Hyperion, a Romance
The Production of Space; Critique of Everyday Life
Tristes Tropiques; title of another work also means 'wild pansies' in French
The Vision of Sir Launfal; The Biglow Papers; A Fable for Critics
Folk Song Style and Culture; Folk Songs of North America
Women, Fire, and Dangerous Things; authored a famous work w/ Mark Johnson
Principles of Geology
A Letter Concerning Toleration; The Reasonableness of Christianity
'Snake'; wrote two novels about the Brangwen sisters; Kate Leslie and Aztec cult leader Don Cipriano appear in a work written while in New Mexico
'The Golden Honeymoon'; 'Alibi Ike'; You Know Me Al; How to Write Short Stories
Soul and Form; History and Class Consciousness
The Culture of Narcissism: American Life in the Age of Diminishing Expectations
A Shadow Over Innsmouth; At the Mountains of Madness
Land of Unlikeness; 'Waking in the Blue'; 'Christmas Eve Under Hooker's Statue'; The Old Glory
Écrits; seminars edited by Jacques-Alain Miller; 'variable-length psychoanalytic sessions'; objet petit a; 'the Real'; 'mirror stage'
'Gebir'; collection includes the series Dialogues of Literary Men, Dialogues of Famous Women, and Classical Dialogues
'Christ's Hospital'; 'A Dissertation on Roast Pig'; 'The Praise of Chimney Sweepers'
Sister Outsider; The Cancer Journals; Zami: A New Spelling of My Name
Just Games; 'incredulity toward metanarratives' caused by The Postmodern Condition
The Great Chain of Being
Briefing for a Descent into Hell; Martha Quest
The Lowland; 'Sexy'
Endymion; inspired 'euphuism'
The Phantom of the Opera

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