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

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