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'Hop-Frog'; 'Sonnet to Science'
Glittering Images; Sexual Personae
The Last Gentleman; The Second Coming; Dr. Thomas More invents a 'caliper of the human soul' called the Ontological Lapsometer in one novel by him
Exile; Seamarks; Winds; Amers; 1960 Nobel Prize winner
Davita's Harp; The Promise (sequel to a novel in which Danny Saunders and Reuven Malter grow up to be a psychoanalyst and a rabbi, resp.)
adherent of 'reformed epistemology'; Warranted Christian Belief
Betrayal; The Dwarfs; The Caretaker
Isagoges
Against Sainte-Beuve; The Guermantes Way and In the Shadow of Young Girls in Flower are sections of a larger work by him
the 'parable of the sunfish' opens his ABC of Reading
On the Malice of Herodotus; On the Fortune or the Virtue of Alexander the Great; Moralia
The Four Books of Architecture (I quattro libri dell'architettura)
Essay in Autobiography; Themes and Variations; title character in a more famous work is captured by Liberius and the Forest Brotherhood and has a brother named Evgraf
Operation Wandering Soul; The Goldbug Variations
The American Crisis
Each in His Own Way; Right You Are (If You Think You Are); Henry IV
'Entropy'; Bleeding Edge
Chance, Love, and Logic (incl. 'Man's Glassy Essence'); Pragmatism as a Principle and Method of Right Thinking
The Trusting and the Maimed (SS collection; includes 'Weep of Our Pride' in which there's a bullying lit teacher, Mr. O'Rourke)
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'Blood and Sand'; Heartbreak Tango; 'The Great Waltz' inspires Toto Casales to write the essay 'The Movie I Liked Best' in a more famous novel
Two Lovers and a Beachcomber by the Real Sea'; 'The Munich Mannequins'
Miles Gloriosus; Menaechmi; Pseudolus
'The Fisherman and the Fish'; Feast in the Time of Plague; Little Tragedies collection
The Black Book; Sessiz Ev (The Silent House)
Postcards; Bad Dirt: Wyoming Stories 2
'Resumé'; 'The Big Blonde'; 'Constant Reader' column for The New Yorker
The Poverty of Historicism
'The Conquest and Colonialism'; The Monkey Grammarian; 'The Day of the Dead'
used the pseudonym Louis de Montalte in a series of epistles attacking casuistry and including a section discussing 'actual grace', his 'Fourth Letter'
Darwin refuted his dumb 'watchmaker analogy', which was introduced in a work subtitled 'Evidences of the Existence and Attributes of the Deity'
Words and Rules: The Ingredients of Language; The Blank Slate; How the Mind Works
F***ing A; The America Play; most famous play describes the lives of the brothers Lincoln and Booth
The Morphology of Folk Tales
Elegy to the Memory of an Unfortunate Lady; Eloisa to Abelard
Casanova's Chinese Restaurant; cycle of 12 novels has the characters Nick Jenkins and Kenneth Widmerpool
Lysis; Menexenus
Geographia; Tetrabiblos
'The Cracked Looking Glass'; 'Noon Wine'

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