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

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