Controversial Books for GuidoBonino

This page shows the most "controversial" books in this library, as measured by the highest standard deviation of members' star ratings.

Standard Deviation Average Rating Your Rating Title
1.369 3.35 Hyperion by Friedrich Hölderlin
1.359 3.55 Timaeus by Plato
1.341 3.63 Languages of Art by Nelson Goodman
1.332 3.5 The Six Enneads by Plotinus
1.262 2.68 Pigs Have Wings by Marco Lombardo Radice
1.259 3.08 Shamela by Henry Fielding
1.253 3.38 The Romantic Agony by Mario Praz
1.233 3.5 Tristan by Gottfried von Straßburg
1.213 3.48 Oration on the Dignity of Man by Giovanni Pico della Mirandola
1.207 2.89 Pamela: or, Virtue Rewarded by Samuel Richardson
1.19 3.61 Plato: The Sophist [Translation] by Plato
1.189 3.98 The Death of Virgil by Hermann Broch
1.183 3.68 Does God Exist?: An Answer for Today by Hans Küng
1.177 3.39 Laws of the Game: How the Principles of Nature Govern Chance by Manfred Eigen
1.174 3.73 The Pilgrim's Progress by John Bunyan
1.167 3.88 Contemporary Political Philosophy by Will Kymlicka
1.164 3.28 The Statesman [Translation] by Plato
1.164 3.45 Deep Rivers by José María Arguedas
1.163 3.68 Graphs, maps, trees: abstract models for literary history by Franco Moretti
1.163 3.68 The Phenomenology of Spirit by G. W. F. Hegel
1.163 3.71 Passion by Igino Ugo Tarchetti
1.16 3.95 Natural Right and History by Leo Strauss
1.16 3.81 Moby Dick by Herman Melville
1.158 3.88 State and Revolution by V. I. Lenin
1.154 3.67 Sense and Sensibilia by J. L. Austin
1.151 3.47 Elements of Semiology by Roland Barthes
1.15 3.22 The Birds by Aristófanes
1.149 3.84 Plato: Philebus [Greek Text] by Plato
1.149 2.96 Corydon by André Gide
1.143 3.48 Totemism by Claude Lévi-Strauss
1.142 3.44 The Communist Manifesto by Karl Marx
1.141 3.65 Left and Right: The Significance of a Political Distinction by Norberto Bobbio
1.139 3.17 The Origin of Language: Tracing the Evolution of the Mother Tongue by Merritt Ruhlen
1.136 3.56 Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad
1.136 3.89 The Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius by Saint Ignatius of Loyola
1.135 3.65 Parmenides [Greek text] by Plato
1.129 3.58 Before philosophy : A study of the primitive myths, beliefs and speculations of Egypt and Mesopotamia, out of which grew the religions and philosophies of the later world by Henri Frankfort
1.127 3.61 Time and Free Will: An Essay on the Immediate Data of Consciousness by Henri Bergson
1.127 3.8 The Guide for the Perplexed by Moses Maimonides
1.126 3.42 Last Letters of Jacopo Ortis by Ugo Foscolo
1.122 3.54 The Raw and the Cooked: Introduction to a Science of Mythology: I by Claude Lévi-Strauss
1.122 3.29 Billy Budd, Sailor by Herman Melville
1.117 3.86 The Necessary Angel: Essays on Reality and the Imagination by Wallace Stevens
1.115 3.89 The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman by Laurence Sterne
1.111 3.88 Capitalism and Freedom: Fortieth Anniversary Edition by Milton Friedman
1.109 3.81 Rhetoric; Poetics by Aristoteles
1.108 3.4 Where Have All the Intellectuals Gone?: Confronting 21st Century Philistinism by Frank Furedi
1.107 3.2 A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy by Laurence Sterne
1.104 3.78 Political Liberalism by John Rawls
1.103 3.57 Eros and Civilization : A Philosophical Inquiry into Freud by Herbert Marcuse
1.1 3.38 The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
1.099 3.9 Signs and Symbols: Their Design and Meaning by Adrian Frutiger
1.098 3.27 Monsieur, or The Prince of Darkness by Lawrence Durrell
1.097 3.32 Game Theory: A Nontechnical Introduction by Morton D. Davis
1.096 3.8 Justine by Lawrence Durrell
1.094 3.33 The Law of Peoples: with "The Idea of Public Reason Revisited" by John Rawls
1.094 3.58 On Heroes, Hero-Worship, and the Heroic in History by Thomas Carlyle
1.093 3.61 Groundwork of the Metaphysic of Morals by Immanuel Kant
1.092 3.76 The Colossus of Maroussi by Henry Miller
1.09 3.87 To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf
1.089 3.75 You're an Animal, Viskovitz by Alessandro Boffa
1.087 3.27 Emilia Galotti by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing
1.087 4.05 Being and Time by Martin Heidegger
1.087 3.58 The Principles of Political Economy and Taxation by David Ricardo
1.084 3.36 L'arte del dubbio by Gianrico Carofiglio
1.084 3.97 Paradiso by Dante Alighieri
1.083 3.71 Killing Dragons: The Conquest of the Alps by Fergus Fleming
1.083 3.82 Creative Evolution by Henri Bergson
1.082 3.81 Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry into Values by Robert M. Pirsig
1.081 3.46 Meditations on First Philosophy by René Descartes
1.081 3.57 Aphrodite by Pierre Louÿs
1.081 3.79 The Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbery
1.081 3.92 The Descent of Man by Charles Darwin
1.08 3.89 Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë
1.079 3.46 The Theory of the Novel by Georg Lukacs
1.079 3.51 Oedipus at Colonus by Sophocles
1.076 3.79 Tree and Leaf. Smith of Wootton Major. The Homecoming of Beorhtnoth, Beorhthelm's Son by J. R. R. Tolkien
1.076 3.14 Vathek by William Beckford
1.075 3.09 Aethiopica by Heliodorus
1.074 3.49 The Unknown Masterpiece by Honoré de Balzac
1.072 4 Metafisica de Aristoteles by Aristoteles
1.072 4.07 Major Trends in Jewish Mysticism by Gershom Scholem
1.069 3.6 Anabasis [Ancient Greek] by Xenophon
1.069 3.53 That Awful Mess on Via Merulana by Carlo Emilio Gadda
1.069 3.52 The Clouds [Greek text] by Aristófanes
1.069 3.85 The Silmarillion by J. R. R. Tolkien
1.068 3.93 An Introduction to Metaphysics by Martin Heidegger
1.067 3.83 Michelin Green Guide Paris by Michelin Travel Publications
1.066 3.53 The History of Alexander by Quintus Curtius Rufus
1.065 3.84 The Epistle to the Romans by Karl Barth
1.063 3.77 Science in Action: How to Follow Scientists and Engineers Through Society by Bruno Latour
1.063 3.71 Design as Art by Bruno Munari
1.062 3.33 Rameau's Nephew by Denis Diderot
1.062 3.48 Marius the Epicurean by Walter Pater
1.061 3.77 What Is to Be Done?: Burning Questions of Our Movement by V. I. Lenin
1.059 3.79 The Idea of the Holy by Rudolf Otto
1.058 3.93 Dream & the Underworld by James Hillman
1.058 3.67 Ecce Homo: How One Becomes What One Is by Friedrich Nietzsche
1.056 3.82 The Conscious Mind: In Search of a Fundamental Theory by David J. Chalmers
1.056 3.86 Lyonesse: Suldrun's Garden by Jack Vance
1.055 3.8 Understanding Media by Marshall McLuhan
1.055 3.93 Critique of Practical Reason by Immanuel Kant
1.054 3.94 The Confessions of St. Augustine by Saint Augustine
1.053 3.52 The Frogs [Greek Text] by Aristófanes
1.053 3.64 The Decline of the West by Oswald Spengler
1.05 3.68 DK Eyewitness Travel Guides: Greece, Athens & the Mainland by Marc Dubin
1.05 3.82 Tess of the d'Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy
1.05 3.96 Mani: Travels in the Southern Peloponnese by Patrick Leigh Fermor
1.049 3.95 Theological-Political Treatise by Benedictus de Spinoza
1.049 3.56 The Fantastic: A Structural Approach to a Literary Genre by Tzvetan Todorov
1.048 3.52 The World We're in by Will Hutton
1.047 3.48 As a Man Grows Older by Italo Svevo
1.047 3.96 The Cantos of Ezra Pound by Ezra Pound
1.047 3.84 Theaetetus [Greek and translation] by Plato
1.047 3.52 The House by the Medlar Tree by Giovanni Verga
1.046 3.71 Rhetoric by Aristoteles
1.046 4 Theory of Literature by Rene Wellek
1.045 3.79 The History of Zadig, or Destiny: An Oriental Tale by Voltaire
1.045 4.08 After Man: A Zoology of the Future by Dougal Dixon
1.044 3.7 The Postmodern Condition: A Report on Knowledge by Jean-François Lyotard
1.042 3.87 Telephone Tales by Gianni Rodari
1.041 3.46 The Book of the Courtier by Baldassare Castiglione
1.041 3.66 One-Dimensional Man: Studies in the Ideology of Advanced Industrial Society by Herbert Marcuse
1.041 3.42 Volpone, or The Fox by Ben Jonson
1.041 3.83 Of Grammatology by Jacques Derrida
1.04 3.73 The Tao of Physics by Fritjof Capra
1.039 4.02 The Waste Land by T. S. Eliot
1.037 3.51 The Rape of the Lock by Alexander Pope
1.037 3.88 On Aggression by Konrad Lorenz
1.037 3.77 Against Nature by Joris-Karl Huysmans
1.035 3.84 Course in General Linguistics (Open Court Classics) by Ferdinand de Saussure
1.035 3.57 The Clash of Civilizations and the Remaking of World Order by Samuel P. Huntington
1.035 3.73 Public Opinion by Walter Lippmann
1.035 3.45 Paris in the Twentieth Century by Jules Verne
1.034 3.71 Murder in the Cathedral by T. S. Eliot
1.033 3.87 Jude the Obscure by Thomas Hardy
1.033 3.71 The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer
1.033 3.61 The Search for the Perfect Language by Umberto Eco
1.031 3.84 Journeys of Frodo: An Atlas of J.R.R.Tolkien's "The Lord of the Rings" by Barbara Strachey
1.031 3.79 Language, Thought, and Reality: Selected Writings of Benjamin Lee Whorf by Benjamin Lee Whorf
1.029 3.61 The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse by Vicente Blasco Ibáñez
1.029 4.08 The Imitation of Christ by Thomas à Kempis
1.029 3.49 Molecular Gastronomy: Exploring the Science of Flavor by Hervé This
1.029 3.48 The Pearl by John Steinbeck
1.028 3.68 I piccoli maestri by Luigi Meneghello
1.028 3.77 Maxims by François de La Rochefoucauld
1.027 3.47 The Royal Way by André Malraux
1.027 3.84 Mr. Bliss by J. R. R. Tolkien
1.027 3.61 An Essay on the Principle of Population by Thomas Malthus
1.026 3.83 Civil War by Lucan
1.026 3.57 Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe
1.025 4.09 Other Inquisitions: 1937-1952 by Jorge Luis Borges
1.025 4.03 Grundrisse: Foundations of the Critique of Political Economy by Karl Marx
1.024 3.63 Enemies of promise by Cyril Connolly
1.022 4.07 Orlando Furioso by Ludovico Ariosto
1.021 3.46 The Comrade from Milan by Rossana Rossanda
1.021 3.35 The Child of Pleasure by Gabriele D'Annunzio
1.021 3.61 Language and Myth by Ernst Cassirer
1.02 3.67 Being and Nothingness: An Essay on Phenomenological Ontology by Jean-Paul Sartre
1.02 3.77 Man's Fate by André Malraux
1.019 3.69 Mastro don Gesualdo by Giovanni Verga
1.017 3.67 Wilhelm Meister's Apprenticeship by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
1.017 3.59 Fasti [in translation] by Publius Ovidius Naso
1.017 3.83 On the Advantage and Disadvantage of History for Life by Friedrich Nietzsche
1.016 3.42 The Princesse de Clèves by Madame de La Fayette
1.015 3.65 The Adventures of Tom Bombadil and other Verses from The Red Book by J. R. R. Tolkien
1.015 2.87 An Intelligent Person's Guide to Philosophy by Roger Scruton
1.015 3.94 Writing and Difference by Jacques Derrida
1.014 3.63 Cratylus [Translation] by Plato
1.014 3.65 Existentialism Is a Humanism by Jean-Paul Sartre
1.014 3.46 The City of the Sun by Tommaso Campanella
1.014 4.06 Deliver Us by Luigi Meneghello
1.013 3.81 Nathan the Wise : a dramatic poem in five acts by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing
1.013 3.39 The Fox by D. H. Lawrence
1.012 3.81 Beowulf by Beowulf Poet
1.012 3.77 The Wealth and Poverty of Nations: Why Some are So Rich and Some So Poor by David S. Landes
1.012 3.57 Benito Cereno by Herman Melville
1.01 3.96 The order of things: an archaeology of the human sciences by Michel Foucault
1.01 4.18 One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
1.009 3.76 Poetics by Aristoteles
1.009 3.62 Philoctetes (translation) by Sophocles
1.008 3.89 Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
1.007 3.69 The Brewer of Preston by Andrea Camilleri
1.006 3.86 The Adventures of Augie March by Saul Bellow
1.006 3.85 Pensées by Blaise Pascal
1.005 3.57 The Philosophy of History by Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
1.005 3.86 The Red and the Black by Stendhal
1.005 3.87 Thus Spoke Zarathustra by Friedrich Nietzsche
1.005 3.92 The Diary of a Country Priest by Georges Bernanos
1.003 4.16 The Politics of Obedience: The Discourse of Voluntary Servitude by Estienne de La Boètie
1.003 3.33 Culture and Anarchy by Matthew Arnold
1.002 3.99 The Economic and Philosophic Manuscripts of 1844 and the Communist Manifesto by Karl Marx
1.001 3.86 The Republic by Plato
1.001 4.09 Ethics by Benedictus de Spinoza
1.001 3.93 The New Science by Giambattista Vico
1.001 3.86 Doctor Zhivago by Boris Pasternak
1.001 4 Distinction: A Social Critique of the Judgement of Taste by Pierre Bourdieu
1 3.85 Beyond Good and Evil: Prelude to a Philosophy of the Future by Friedrich Nietzsche
0.999 3.6 The Little Flowers of St. Francis by Saint Francis of Assisi
0.999 3.85 The Open Work by Umberto Eco
0.999 3.77 The Forgotten Man: A New History of the Great Depression by Amity Shlaes
0.999 3.81 On the nature of things : Books 1-6 [in translation] by Titus Lucretius Carus
0.999 3.84 The Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy by Jacob Burckhardt
0.998 3.99 Paradise Lost by John Milton
0.998 3.92 A Treatise of Human Nature by David Hume
0.997 4.1 The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran
0.997 3.65 Politics by Aristoteles
0.997 4.08 Everyman's Talmud: The Major Teachings of the Rabbinic Sages by Abraham Cohen
0.996 4 On the Genealogy of Morality by Friedrich Nietzsche
0.996 3.72 Green Mansions by W. H. Hudson
0.996 4.03 The Marriage of Cadmus and Harmony by Roberto Calasso
0.996 3.6 The Construction of Social Reality by John R. Searle
0.995 3.94 The Will to Power by Friedrich Nietzsche
0.994 3.55 Discourse on the Origin of Inequality by Jean-Jacques Rousseau
0.994 3.93 Modern Philosophy: An Introduction and Survey by Roger Scruton
0.993 3.57 Pulp by Charles Bukowski
0.993 3.86 Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides With Samuel Johnson, L.L.D. (Konemann Classics) by James Boswell
0.992 3.53 Civilized Man's Eight Deadly Sins by Konrad Lorenz
0.992 3.69 Phaedrus by Plato
0.991 4.03 In Search of Duende by Federico García Lorca
0.99 4 Gemstones (DK Handbooks) by Cally Hall
0.99 3.7 This Business of Living by Cesare Pavese
0.99 3.86 The Georgics by Publius Vergilius Maro
0.989 3.99 Process and Reality by Alfred North Whitehead
0.989 3.58 Pope Joan by Emmanuel Royidis
0.989 3.79 The Faerie Queene by Edmund Spenser
0.988 3.97 Ways of Worldmaking by Nelson Goodman
0.988 4.12 On the Origin of Species by Charles Darwin
0.987 4.17 The I Ching or Book of Changes by Richard Wilhelm
0.987 3.89 Fashionable Nonsense: Postmodern Intellectuals' Abuse of Science by Alan Sokal
0.987 3.99 Escape from Freedom by Erich Fromm
0.985 3.96 The Mating Mind: How Sexual Choice Shaped the Evolution of Human Nature by Geoffrey Miller
0.985 3.86 Jerusalem Delivered by Torquato Tasso
0.985 3.66 The Confusions of Young Törless by Robert Musil
0.985 3.71 Le Cid by Pierre Corneille
0.984 3.64 The Wild Ass's Skin by Honoré de Balzac
0.984 4.08 Biographia Literaria by Samuel Taylor Coleridge
0.984 3.95 The Castle by Franz Kafka
0.983 4.17 The Self-Sufficient Gardener by John Seymour
0.983 3.78 Le Grand Meaulnes by Alain-Fournier
0.983 4 Perla by Carolina De Robertis
0.983 3.75 Cultural Atlas of Ancient Egypt by John Baines
0.983 3.96 On the Soul by Aristoteles
0.981 3.85 The Conquest of Happiness by Bertrand Russell
0.981 3.82 Strange Defeat: A Statement of Evidence Written in 1940 by Marc Bloch
0.981 4.23 Swann's Way by Marcel Proust
0.981 3.9 Trees by Allen J. Coombes
0.98 3.73 The Analects by Confucius
0.98 3.59 Salomé by Oscar Wilde
0.979 3.66 Meno by Plato
0.979 3.88 The Blue Flowers by Raymond Queneau
0.978 3.75 Gorgias by Plato
0.978 3.96 Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse
0.978 3.69 A Tolkien Bestiary by David Day
0.976 3.82 The Hidden Persuaders by Vance Packard
0.976 3.97 The Thanksgiving Visitor by Truman Capote
0.975 3.9 Orientalism by Edward W. Said
0.975 3.84 After Babel: Aspects of Language and Translation by George Steiner
0.974 3.87 The Pickwick Papers by Charles Dickens
0.973 3.45 Categories (Categoriae) by Aristoteles
0.973 3.8 What Is History? by Edward Hallett Carr
0.973 4.05 The Moral Essays by Giacomo Leopardi
0.972 3.76 Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions by Edwin A. Abbott
0.972 3.92 Pablo de Segovia, the Spanish Sharper by Francisco de Quevedo
0.972 3.96 The Myth of the Eternal Return: Or, Cosmos and History by Mircéa Eliade
0.971 3.43 She by H. Rider Haggard
0.971 4.05 Art and Beauty in the Middle Ages by Umberto Eco
0.971 4.07 The Gnostic Religion by Hans Jonas
0.971 3.51 Moll Flanders by Daniel Defoe
0.971 3.86 Testaments Betrayed: An Essay in Nine Parts by Milan Kundera
0.97 3.81 Jacques the Fatalist by Denis Diderot
0.969 3.9 Poems by Stéphane Mallarmé
0.969 3.58 The Languages of Tolkien's Middle-Earth by Ruth S. Noel
0.969 3.81 The Plague Sower by Gesualdo Bufalino
0.968 3.9 Eliot: Poems by T. S. Eliot
0.968 3.89 The Consolation of Philosophy by Boethius
0.968 4.05 Things Hidden Since the Foundation of the World by René Girard
0.968 3.79 In Praise of Folly by Desiderius Erasmus
0.968 3.72 The Prince by Niccolò Machiavelli
0.968 4.01 Too Loud a Solitude by Bohumil Hrabal
0.968 3.84 The Art of War by Sun Tzu
0.967 3.95 Tristes Tropiques by Claude Lévi-Strauss
0.967 3.62 A Life by Italo Svevo
0.966 3.8 Ten Days that Shook the World by John Reed
0.965 3.62 Alcestis by Euripides
0.965 3.38 Language, Truth and Logic by A. J. Ayer
0.965 3.91 Either/Or: A Fragment of Life by Søren Kierkegaard
0.965 3.29 Fermat's Last Theorem: Unlocking the Secret of an Ancient Mathematical Problem by Amir D. Aczel
0.964 3.83 Parzival by Wolfram von Eschenbach
0.964 3.48 Orestes by Euripides
0.964 3.81 Wanderlust: A History of Walking by Rebecca Solnit
0.964 3.66 Reeds in the Wind by Grazia Deledda
0.963 4.11 Leaves of Grass by Walt Whitman
0.963 3.94 An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith
0.963 3.52 The Colosseum by Keith Hopkins
0.962 3.79 Medea [in Translation] by Euripides
0.962 4.17 A History of Religious Ideas, Volume 2: From Gautama Buddha to the Triumph of Christianity by Mircéa Eliade
0.962 3.94 The Revolt of the Masses by José Ortega y Gasset
0.962 4.11 The Gormenghast Trilogy by Mervyn Peake
0.962 4.15 The Cambridge encyclopedia of language by David Crystal
0.962 3.65 The Mandrake Root by Niccolò Machiavelli
0.962 3.78 Zeno's Conscience by Italo Svevo
0.961 3.77 The Poem of the Cid by Anonymous
0.961 3.9 The Aeneid by Virgil
0.961 3.61 Gulliver's Travels: Lilliput and Brobdingnag by Jonathan Swift
0.96 3.83 Matter and Memory by Henri Bergson
0.96 3.68 The Man in the High Castle by Philip K. Dick
0.96 3.72 Man Meets Dog by Konrad Lorenz
0.959 3.88 Consilience: The Unity of Knowledge by Edward O. Wilson
0.959 3.41 The Quark and the Jaguar: Adventures in the Simple and the Complex by Murray Gell-Mann
0.958 3.72 Tender is the Night by F. Scott Fitzgerald
0.958 3.34 The Past Is a Foreign Country by Gianrico Carofiglio
0.958 3.68 The Satyricon by Petronius Arbiter
0.958 3.77 The Charterhouse of Parma by Stendhal
0.958 3.77 Bacchae [Greek text] by Euripides
0.957 3.73 Count Belisarius by Robert Graves
0.957 3.87 The Selected Works of T. S. Spivet by Reif Larsen
0.957 4.34 The Man Without Qualities: A Sort of Introduction; Pseudo Reality Prevails {Vol. 1 of 2} by Robert Musil
0.957 3.8 The Human Use of Human Beings: Cybernetics and Society by Norbert Wiener
0.957 4 What Is Philosophy? by Gilles Deleuze
0.956 4.21 Truth and Method by Hans-Georg Gadamer
0.956 4.03 The Iliad by Homer
0.956 4 Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? by Edward Albee
0.956 3.44 Death on Demand by Carolyn G. Hart
0.956 3.63 Autobiography of John Stuart Mill by John Stuart Mill
0.956 4.01 Darwin: The Life of a Tormented Evolutionist by Adrian Desmond
0.956 3.63 Capitalism and Modern Social Theory: An Analysis of the Writings of Marx, Durkheim and Max Weber by Anthony Giddens
0.955 3.79 Way to Wisdom: An Introduction to Philosophy by Karl Jaspers
0.955 3.96 Critique of Judgment by Immanuel Kant
0.954 3.81 The infinity of lists: from Homer to Joyce by Umberto Eco
0.954 4.14 Purgatorio by Dante Alighieri
0.954 3.54 Slowness by Milan Kundera
0.954 3.76 Second Harvest by Jean Giono
0.954 3.81 Candide by Voltaire
0.953 3.89 The Archaeology of Knowledge by Michel Foucault
0.953 4.09 The Poverty of Historicism by Karl R. Popper
0.953 3.81 Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
0.953 3.68 Agricola and Germania by P. Cornelius Tacitus
0.952 3.89 Ancient Philosophy: A New History of Western Philosophy, Volume 1 by Anthony Kenny
0.952 3.91 Mrs. Miniver by Jan Struther
0.952 4.08 The Complete Works of Horace by Quintus Horatius Flaccus
0.952 3.92 Achieving our country : leftist thought in twentieth-century America by Richard Rorty
0.952 4 The History of the Peloponnesian War by Thucydides
0.951 3.95 Immortality by Milan Kundera
0.951 3.88 Chance and Necessity: An Essay on the Natural Philosophy of Modern Biology by Jacques Monod
0.95 4.02 The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck
0.95 3.35 The Love Letters of a Portuguese Nun by Mariana Alcoforado
0.949 3.41 The Seven Against Thebes by Aeschylus
0.949 3.93 The Bhagavad Gita : The song of God by Anonymous
0.949 3.98 The Good Soldier Svejk by Jaroslav Hašek
0.949 4.11 Martin Eden by Jack London
0.949 3.8 The Satires of Juvenal by Decimus Iunius Iuvenalis
0.949 3.87 Vanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray
0.949 3.84 The Western Canon: The Books and School of the Ages by Harold Bloom
0.948 4.13 The Poetics of Space by Gaston Bachelard
0.948 3.64 The Song of Roland by Turoldus
0.948 4.06 King Lear by William Shakespeare
0.947 3.97 Art as Experience by John Dewey
0.947 4.05 Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems: Ptolemaic and Copernican by Galileo Galilei
0.947 3.69 Daphnis and Chloe by Longos
0.947 3.95 Essays, Part 1/3 by Michel de Montaigne
0.947 3.82 The Concept of Mind by Gilbert Ryle
0.947 3.82 Red Cavalry by Isaac Babel
0.946 3.85 To a God Unknown by John Steinbeck
0.946 3.67 The Book of Lost Tales, Part Two by J. R. R. Tolkien
0.945 3.62 The Book of Lost Tales, Part One by J. R. R. Tolkien
0.945 3.81 Literary Theory: An Introduction by Terry Eagleton
0.944 4.15 Austerlitz by W. G. Sebald
0.943 3.95 The Bible Unearthed: Archaeology's New Vision of Ancient Israel and the Origin of Its Sacred Texts by Israel Finkelstein
0.943 3.82 The Antichrist by Friedrich Nietzsche
0.943 3.08 In Search of Deep Time: Beyond the Fossil Record to a New History of Life by Henry Gee
0.943 3.91 Dubliners by James Joyce
0.943 3.49 Heartbreak Tango by Manuel Puig
0.942 3.99 Foundation by Isaac Asimov
0.942 4.02 Steppenwolf by Hermann Hesse
0.942 3.41 The Chouans by Honoré de Balzac
0.942 4.03 The Odyssey by Homer
0.941 4.04 History of the Byzantine State by George Ostrogorsky
0.941 3.88 Twilight of the Idols, or, How to Philosophize with a Hammer by Friedrich Nietzsche
0.94 3.86 Magic Prague by Angelo Maria Ripellino
0.94 4.01 The Trial by Franz Kafka
0.94 3.98 Anatomy of Criticism: Four Essays by Northrop Frye
0.939 4.01 Macbeth by William Shakespeare
0.939 3.34 Erec and Enide by Chrétien de Troyes
0.939 3.56 Literary Theory: A Very Short Introduction by Jonathan D. Culler
0.938 4.11 The Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri
0.938 4.15 Memoirs of Hadrian by Marguerite Yourcenar
0.937 3.58 Letters From My Windmill by Alphonse Daudet
0.937 3.59 The Great Divergence: China, Europe, and the Making of the Modern World Economy by Kenneth Pomeranz
0.936 3.71 An Introduction to Zen Buddhism by D. T. Suzuki
0.936 4.16 Roget's Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases by Peter Mark Roget
0.936 3.89 The Origins of the Second World War: 1919-1939 by A. J. P. Taylor
0.936 3.8 Ars amatoria [in translation] by Ovid
0.935 4.23 The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
0.935 3.98 Christ Stopped at Eboli by Carlo Levi
0.935 4.01 Enchiridion by Epictetus
0.934 4.17 The Presocratic Philosophers: A Critical History with a Selection of Texts by G. S. Kirk
0.934 3.75 The Book of Lieh-Tzu by Liezi
0.934 3.95 The History of Sexuality, Vol. 1: An Introduction by Michel Foucault
0.934 3.96 The Interpretation of Cultures: Selected Essays by Clifford Geertz
0.934 3.66 Tonio Kröger by Thomas Mann
0.934 3.78 The Man Who Was Thursday: A Nightmare by G. K. Chesterton
0.933 3.6 The Comedies by Publius Terentius Afer
0.933 3.72 Carmen and Other Stories by Prosper Merimee
0.933 3.73 Bibliomania: A Tale by Gustave Flaubert
0.932 4.19 A History of Religious Ideas, Volume 1: From the Stone Age to the Eleusinian Mysteries by Mircéa Eliade
0.932 3.83 Evolution: The History of an Idea by Peter J. Bowler
0.932 3.81 The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism by Max Weber
0.932 3.67 Lectures & conversations on aesthetics, psychology and religious belief by Ludwig Wittgenstein
0.931 3.8 The Problems of Philosophy by Bertrand Russell
0.931 3.85 The Revolt of the Elites and the Betrayal of Democracy by Christopher Lasch
0.931 4.07 Saint Thomas Aquinas: The Dumb Ox by G. K. Chesterton
0.93 3.95 The Major Works by Philip Sidney
0.93 3.88 DK Eyewitness Travel Guides: Florence & Tuscany by Christopher Catling
0.93 4.08 Inferno by Dante Alighieri
0.93 3.94 Fables by Jean de La Fontaine
0.93 4 The Symposium by Plato
0.93 3.88 Memory and the Mediterranean / The Mediterranean in the Ancient World by Fernand Braudel
0.93 3.59 Monsieur Teste by Paul Valéry
0.929 3.47 Venus in Furs by Leopold von Sacher-Masoch
0.929 3.93 Clea by Lawrence Durrell
0.929 3.97 Culture and Value by Ludwig Wittgenstein
0.929 3.26 The World That Never Was: A True Story of Dreamers, Schemers, Anarchists, and Secret Agents by Alex Butterworth
0.929 3.73 A King Alone by Jean Giono
0.928 4.04 Piranesi: Complete Etchings by Luigi Ficacci
0.928 4.02 Tolkien and the Great War: The Threshold of Middle-earth by John Garth
0.928 3.7 An Essay Concerning Human Understanding by John Locke
0.928 3.85 Mind, Language, and Society : Philosophy in the Real World by John R. Searle
0.928 3.46 Logic by Wilfrid Hodges
0.928 3.94 The Structure of Evolutionary Theory by Stephen Jay Gould
0.927 3.74 20,000 Leagues under the Sea by Jules Verne
0.927 3.81 Walking by Henry David Thoreau
0.927 3.95 The Perennial Philosophy by Aldous Huxley
0.927 3.65 Kitchen Mysteries: Revealing the Science of Cooking by Hervé This
0.927 3.93 The Mysterious Island by Jules Verne
0.926 3.98 The Metaphysics of Morals by Immanuel Kant
0.926 3.87 Lost Christianities: The Battles for Scripture and the Faiths We Never Knew by Bart D. Ehrman
0.926 4.04 The Masks of God: Creative Mythology by Joseph Campbell
0.926 3.83 Le Labyrinthe du monde, tome 3 : Quoi ? L'Eternité by Marguerite Yourcenar
0.925 3.84 Bestiary: Or the Parade of Orpheus by Guillaume Apollinaire
0.925 4.22 Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë
0.924 3.67 Theogony by Hesiod
0.924 3.63 Philosophy: The Basics by Nigel Warburton
0.924 4.26 Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary by A.S. Hornby
0.924 3.99 The Structure of Scientific Revolutions by Thomas S. Kuhn
0.924 3.78 Reflections on a Marine Venus by Lawrence Durrell
0.923 3.78 History and Class Consciousness: Studies in Marxist Dialectics by Georg Lukács
0.922 3.83 Aristotle's Physics : A guided study by Aristoteles
0.922 3.93 The Inner Reaches of Outer Space: Metaphor as Myth and as Religion by Joseph Campbell
0.921 3.85 Works and days by Hesiod
0.921 3.84 Bouvard and Pécuchet by Gustave Flaubert
0.921 3.92 On Liberty by John Stuart Mill
0.92 3.68 Introduction to Mathematical Philosophy by Bertrand Russell
0.92 3.7 Morphology of the Folktale by Vladimir Jakovlevic Propp
0.919 3.9 Three Men in a Boat (To Say Nothing of the Dog) by Jerome K. Jerome
0.919 4.2 Philosophy as a Way of Life: Spiritual Exercises from Socrates to Foucault by Pierre Hadot
0.919 3.75 Queen Victoria by Lytton Strachey
0.919 4 The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
0.919 4.22 The Master and Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov
0.919 3.91 The Little Town Where Time Stood Still by Bohumil Hrabal
0.919 4.23 The Life of Samuel Johnson by James Boswell
0.919 4.09 Sonnets to Orpheus by Rainer Maria Rilke
0.919 4.07 The World as Will and Representation, Volume 1 by Arthur Schopenhauer
0.918 4.19 History by Elsa Morante
0.918 3.83 Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
0.918 3.77 Cabeza de Vaca's Adventures in the Unknown Interior of America by ÁLVAR NÚÑEZ CABEZA DE VACA
0.918 3.54 The Beautiful Summer by Cesare Pavese
0.918 3.75 Zazie in the Metro by Raymond Queneau
0.918 3.53 What Does It All Mean?: A Very Short Introduction to Philosophy by Thomas Nagel
0.917 3.97 Against Method by Paul Feyerabend
0.917 3.27 Information: The New Language of Science by Hans Christian Von Baeyer
0.917 4.07 The Tartar Steppe by Dino Buzzati
0.917 3.93 The experience of pain by Carlo Emilio Gadda
0.916 3.81 The Reformation of the Sixteenth Century by Roland H. Bainton
0.916 3.68 Idle Thoughts of an Idle Fellow by Jerome K. Jerome
0.916 4.14 Invisible Cities by Italo Calvino
0.915 3.99 Reunion by Fred Uhlman
0.915 3.78 Tortilla Flat by John Steinbeck
0.915 4.34 At the Mind's Limit by Jean Améry
0.915 3.99 The Greek Myths: Complete Edition by Robert Graves
0.915 3.81 Philosophy Made Simple by Richard H. Popkin
0.914 3.89 Feynman’s Lost Lecture; The Motion of Planets Around the Sun by Richard P. Feynman
0.914 3.58 The Travels of Marco Polo by Marco Polo
0.914 3.75 Cosa Nostra: A History of the Sicilian Mafia by John Dickie
0.913 3.95 Literature and the Gods by Roberto Calasso
0.913 4.1 All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque
0.912 3.78 The Naked Ape: A Zoologist's Study of the Human Animal by Desmond Morris
0.912 3.43 Euthydemus [Translation] by Plato
0.912 3.88 La Vita Nuova by Dante Alighieri
0.912 3.99 The Gods of the Greeks by Karl Kerényi
0.912 3.82 Complexity: The Emerging Science at the Edge of Order and Chaos by M. Mitchell Waldrop
0.912 4.13 The Open Society and Its Enemies, Volume I: The Spell of Plato by Karl Raimund Popper
0.912 4.09 The Wretched of the Earth by Frantz Fanon
0.911 4.33 The Fugitive by Marcel Proust
0.911 3.87 Phaedo by Plato
0.911 3.52 Semiotics and the Philosophy of Language by Umberto Eco
0.911 3.85 Studies in the History of the Renaissance by Walter Pater
0.911 3.98 The Complete Plays of Aristophanes by Aristófanes
0.91 4.07 The Great Chain of Being: A Study of the History of an Idea by Arthur O. Lovejoy
0.91 3.81 A History of Mathematics by Carl B. Boyer