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The Complete Works of William Shakespeare

by William Shakespeare

Goodreads Rating: 4.52

William Shakespeare is widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world’s pre-eminent dramatist. His plays are constantly studied, performed an...

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The Devil’s Dictionary

by Ambrose Bierce

Goodreads Rating: 4.11

The Devil’s Dictionary is a satirical dictionary written by American Civil War soldier, journalist, and writer Ambrose Bierce consisting of common words followed by humoro...

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Three Men in a Boat

by Jerome K. Jerome

Goodreads Rating: 3.89

Three Men in a Boat (To Say Nothing of the Dog), published in 1889, is a humorous account by English writer Jerome K. Jerome of a two-week boating holiday on the Thames from Kin...

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The Memoirs, Correspondence, and Miscellanies, From the Papers of Thomas

by Thomas Jefferson

Goodreads Rating: 4.03

The Papers of Thomas Jefferson, as Henry Steele Commager has said, “will illuminate, as does no comparable body of private papers, the whole course of our history from the 1760’...

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Second Treatise of Government

by John Locke

Goodreads Rating: 3.84

Second Treatise of Government (or Two Treatises of Government: In the Former, The False Principles, and Foundation of Sir Robert Filmer, and His Followers, Are Detected and Over...

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The Problems of Philosophy

by Bertrand Russell

Goodreads Rating: 3.91

The Problems of Philosophy is a 1912 book by the philosopher Bertrand Russell, in which the author attempts to create a brief and accessible guide to the problems of philosophy....

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The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano, Or Gustavus Vassa, The African Written By Himself

by Olaudah Equiano

Goodreads Rating: 4.20

The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano, Or Gustavus Vassa, The African, first published in 1789 in London, is the autobiography of Olaudah Equiano. The narrati...

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Meditations

by Marcus Aurelius

Goodreads Rating: 4.23

Written in Greek by the only Roman emperor who was also a philosopher, the Meditations of Marcus Aurelius offer a remarkable series of challenging spiritual reflections and exer...

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The Confessions of St. Augustine

by Augustine of Hippo

Goodreads Rating: 3.93

Confessions (Latin: Confessiones) is the name of an autobiographical work by Saint Augustine of Hippo, written in Latin between 397 and 400 AD. The work outlines Saint Augustine...

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Candide

by Voltaire

Goodreads Rating: 3.77

Candide, ou l’Optimisme is a French satire first published in 1759 by Voltaire, a philosopher of the Age of Enlightenment. It begins with a young man, Candide, who is livi...

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