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Paradise Lost/Areopagitica/Paradise RegainedCivil servant under Oliver Cromwell
In Praise of FollyFamous Dutch humanist
Discourses on Livy/The Art of War/Mandragola (The Mandrake)
Morte D'Arthur
The Rape of Lucrece/Venus and Adonis/The Phoenix and the Turtle
The Prince
The Passionate Shepherd to His Love
Don Quixote/Novelas ejemplares (Exemplary Novels)Fought at Battle of Lepanto and was a slave in Algeria
The Decameron
The Jew of Malta
UtopiaExecuted by Henry VIII for opposing his divorce
Shepheardes Calendar
Volpone/The Alchemist/Every Man in His Humour/Song to Celia
The Spanish Tragedy
WorkAuthorExtra Info
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The Tragicall History of the Life and Death of Doctor Faustus (or just Doctor Faustus)
The Faerie Queen
The Book of the Duchess/Parliament of Fowls
Orlando Furioso
Sonnets (to Laura)'Father of Humanism'
Letters to the Ancient DeadPersonal letters to Cicero, Livy, Vergil, Horace
The Canterbury Tales
Coriolanus
Book of the Courtier
On Famous Women
Holy Sonnets/'For Whom the Bell Tolls'
The Divine Comedy
Oration On the Dignity of Man/900 Theses

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