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 2 copies1.9
Treatise on Law by Thomas Aquinas 460 copies, 1 review1.10
The Prince by Niccolò Machiavelli 21,457 copies, 240 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 2,878 copies, 26 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 304 copies1.17
The Communist Manifesto by Karl Marx 13,661 copies, 128 reviews1.18
Great Books Foundation Second Year Readings (14 books) by Several Different Authors 0 copies2
The Odyssey by Homer 47,553 copies, 436 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 876 copies, 6 reviews2.6
On the Nature of Things: Books I-IV by Lucretius 4 copies2.7
Meditations by Marcus Aurelius 11,977 copies, 131 reviews2.8
Leviathan (Part I) (A Gateway Edition) by Thomas Hobbes 23 copies2.9
Gulliver's Travels by Jonathan Swift 15,982 copies, 154 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 118 copies, 1 review2.13
Groundwork of the Metaphysic of Morals by Immanuel Kant 3,345 copies, 13 reviews2.14
Beyond Good and Evil: Prelude to a Philosophy of the Future by Friedrich Nietzsche 8,995 copies, 70 reviews2.15
The Symposium by Plato 6,009 copies, 67 reviews3.2
The History of the Peloponnesian War by Thucydides 7,147 copies, 57 reviews3.3
On Liberty by John Stuart Mill 5,090 copies, 34 reviews3.5
Great Books Foundation: Of the Teacher by St. Thomas Aquinas 4 copies3.6
Paradise Lost by John Milton 12,403 copies, 108 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 0 copies4.15
The brothers Karamasov: Selections (The Great books. Third year) by David Magarshack 40 copies4.16
The Aeneid by Virgil 20,744 copies, 187 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 64 copies1.6-7
Don Juan cantos I - IV (Eng. Texts S) by Lord George Gordon Byron 11 copies8.6
The Great Books Foundation, Vol. III: Tacitus, Plotinus by 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 276 copiesunknown, pub 1947

Collections and Selections

3 Plays: Birds / Clouds / Lysistrata by Aristophanes 21 copies, 2 reviews1.5
The Little Flowers of St. Francis by Saint Francis of Assisi 1,092 copies, 13 reviews5.5


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