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On the Genealogy of Morality
The Vendor of Sweets; Swami and Friends; The English Teacher; The Guide
McTeague; The Octopus; The Pit
Reading Lolita in Tehran
Something to Answer For (first winner of the Booker Prize)
Opticks; Method of Fluxions
Theory of Games and Economic Behavior (with Oskar Morgenstern); proved his minimax theory
Jackson Pollock: An American Saga (with Gregory White Smith)
Cities of the Interior; Delta of Venus; House of Incest
Clybourne Park
The Irony of American History; Moral Man and Immoral Society
A Beautiful Mind
Sex and Social Justice; Women and Human Development; The Fragility of Goodness
Invitation to a Beheading; The Real Life of Sebastian Knight
Residence on Earth; Elementary Odes; 'To a Ship's Figurehead'
'night, Mother
Toward Freedom; Glimpses of World History; The Discovery of India
Apologia Pro Vita Sua; Grammar of Assent
'Custard the Dragon'; 'candy is dandy but liquor is quicker'
Anarchy, State, and Utopia
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The River Between; Wizard of the Crow
David Golder; Suite Fran├žaise
'The Highwayman'; 'The Barrel Organ'
Mirrors and Windows; 'Because You Asked about the Line between Prose and Poetry'; brother of Diane Arbus
The Borrowers series
Philip and the Others; Rituals; The Following Story
Economics (textbook) (with Paul Samuelson); introduced Measure of Economic Welfare in 'Is Growth Obsolete?' (with James Tobin); developed the DICE and RICE models
History of American Socialisms; founded the Oneida Community
The Unfortunate Traveler; Summer's Last Will and Testament
'Memento Mori' (basis of film Memento); Interstellar (screenplay); The Dark Knight (screenplay)
Voyage en Orient; Sylvie; owned a pet lobster
Five Children and It
originated the series Science and Civilisation in China, now edited by this sinologist's namesake Research Institute
The View from Nowhere; What Is it Like to Be a Bat?
'In the Bazaars of Hyderabad'; The Golden Threshold; female former president of the INC and called 'The Nightingale of India'
Ruined
Unsafe at Any Speed
Miguel Street; A Million Mutinies Now
Hymns to the Night
Degeneration; co-founded World Zionist Organization with Theodor Herzl

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