Publisher SeriesGreat Books Discussion Readings, 1948-54 version


Great Books: First Year Readings [Boxed Set-Complete-16 Vols.] by Great Books Foundation 6 copies, 1 review1
The Declaration of Independence & Selections From the Bible by Great Books Foundation 3 copies1.1
Plutarch's Lives: Lycurgus & Numa with a comparison, Alexander & Caesar (A Great Books Foundation edition) by Plutarch 13 copies1.8
Confessions: Books I-VIII by Augustine 2 copies1.9
Treatise on Law by Thomas Aquinas 515 copies, 1 review1.10
The Prince by Niccolò Machiavelli 23,602 copies, 253 reviews1.11
Of the Education of Children and other Essays-Selection by Michel de Montaigne 4 copies1.12
The Second Treatise of Government by John Locke 3,211 copies, 28 reviews1.14
The Social Contract: Books I-II by Jean-Jacques Rousseau 3 copies1.15
An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations Volume 1 by Adam Smith 333 copies1.17
The Communist Manifesto by Karl Marx 15,075 copies, 137 reviews1.18
Great Books Foundation Second Year Readings (14 books) by Several Different Authors 0 copies2
The Odyssey by Homer 52,995 copies, 473 reviews2.1
History of the Persian Wars: Books I, II (The Great Books Foundation discussion program. The second year course) by Herodotus 5 copies2.2
Meno by Plato 964 copies, 5 reviews2.6
On the Nature of Things: Books I-IV by Lucretius 4 copies2.7
The Meditations by Marcus Aurelius 14,501 copies, 149 reviews2.8
Leviathan (Part I) (A Gateway Edition) by Thomas Hobbes 27 copies2.9
Gulliver's Travels by Jonathan Swift 17,765 copies, 167 reviews2.11
Thoughts, Selections by Blaise Pascal 6 copies2.12
On the Social Contract: Discourse on the Origin of Inequality; Discourse on Political Economy by Jean-Jacques Rousseau 125 copies, 1 review2.13
Groundwork of the Metaphysic of Morals by Immanuel Kant 3,271 copies, 12 reviews2.14
Beyond Good and Evil: Prelude to a Philosophy of the Future by Friedrich Nietzsche 9,986 copies, 77 reviews2.15
The Symposium by Plato 6,509 copies, 70 reviews3.2
The History of the Peloponnesian War by Thucydides 7,868 copies, 59 reviews3.3
On Liberty by John Stuart Mill 5,537 copies, 40 reviews3.5
Great Books Foundation: Of the Teacher by St. Thomas Aquinas 4 copies3.6
Paradise Lost by John Milton 13,891 copies, 112 reviews3.10
The Great Books Third Year Volume Eight 14 Gibbon The Decline And Fall Of The Roman Empire Chapters XV-XVI (The Great Books Foundation) by Edward Gibbon 4 copies3.14
Ancient Medicine and Other Treatises. Henry Regnery. 1949. by Hippocrates 2 copies4.1
Metaphysics, selections by Aristotle 5 copies4.3
Novum organum: Book 1 by Francis Bacon 6 copies4.10
Two new sciences ; selections (Great Books Foundation series) by Galileo Galilei 2 copies4.11
Origin of species: Chapters I-VI, XV (The Great Books Foundation) by Charles Darwin 1 copy4.15
The brothers Karamasov: Selections (The Great books. Third year) by David Magarshack 48 copies4.16
The Aeneid by Virgil 22,886 copies, 198 reviews5.4
The Great Books Fifth Year Volume Six. 12 Boswell Life Of Johnson Selections. 13 Kant Prolegomena (The Great Books) by James & Immanuel Kant (Translated By Paul Carus)(T 0 copies5.11
Nicomachean Ethics; Politics by Aristotle 68 copies1.6-7
Don Juan cantos I - IV (Eng. Texts S) by Lord George Gordon Byron 12 copies8.6
The Great Books Foundation, Vol. III: Tacitus, Plotinus by Publius Cornelius Tacitus 2 copies9.3
The Great Books Foundation, Vol. IV: Luther, Galileo 1 copy9.4
The Great Books Foundation, Vol. V: Racine, Vico 1 copy9.5
The Great Books Foundation, Vol. VI: Balzac 1 copy9.6
The Great Books Foundation, Vol. VII: Marx, Ibsen 1 copy9.7
The Great Books Foundation, Vol. VIII: Poincare, Baudelaire, James 1 copy9.8
Physics: Book II (The Great Books Foundation) by Aristotle 0 copies10.3
Leviathan Parts I and II by Thomas Hobbes 295 copiesunknown, pub 1947

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3 Plays: Clouds / Birds / Lysistrata by Aristophanes 24 copies, 2 reviews1.5
The Little Flowers of St. Francis by Saint Francis of Assisi 1,204 copies, 12 reviews5.5


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