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The Harvard Classics

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The Harvard Classics, originally known and marketed as Dr. Eliot's Five-Foot Shelf of Books, is a 50-volume series of classic works from world literature, important speeches, and historical documents compiled and edited by Harvard University President Charles W. Eliot. Eliot believed that a careful reading of the series and by following the included 11 reading plans in Volume 50 would offer a reader, in the comfort of home, the benefits of a liberal education, entertainment, and counsel of history's greatest creative minds. The initial marketing success of The Harvard Classics was due, in part, to the branding offered by Eliot and Harvard University. Buyers of these sets were apparently attracted to the claims that reading the books would provide a liberal education by following the included reading plan and using the General Index containing upwards of 76,000 subject references.[4][The 50 volumes were first printed in 1909 (first 25 volumes) and 1910 (next 25 volumes), and the collection was subsequently expanded when the Lectures on The Harvard Classics was added in 1914 and Fifteen Minutes a Day - The Reading Guide in 1916

The Lectures on The Harvard Classics was edited by Willam A. Neilson who also assisted Eliot in the selection and design of the included works in Volumes 1–49

 Neilson also wrote the introductions and notes to the included selections in Volumes 1–49. The Harvard Classics is often (mistakenly) cited as a "51 volume" set; however, P.F. Collier & Son consistently marketed the Harvard Classics as 50 volumes plus Lectures and a Daily Reading Guide. Both The Harvard Classics and The Five-Foot Shelf of Books are registered trademarks of P.F. Collier & Son for a series of books used since 1909.



1 - Fifteen Minutes A Day The Reading Guide

2 -  The Autobiography Of Benjamin Franklin

3 - The Apology, Phaedo And Crito Of Plato Translated By Benjamin Jowett The Golden Sayings Of Epictetus Translated By Hastings Crossley The Meditations Of Marcus Aurelius Translated By George Long

4- essays, Civil And Moral And The New Atlantis By Francis Bacon Areopagitica And Tractate On Education By John Milton Religio Medici By Sir Thomas Browne W//a Introductions And Notes 
 
5-  The Complete Poems Of/John Milton

6 - Essays And English Traits By Ralph Waldo Emerson

7 -  The Poems And Songs Of Robert Burns

8 - The Confessions Of St. Augustine Translated By Edward B. Pusey The Imitation Of Christ By Thomas A. Kempis Translated By William Benham 

9 - Nine Greek Dramas By ^schylus, Sophocles, Euripides And Aristophanes Translations By E. D. A. Morehead E. H. Plumptre • Gilbert Murray And B. B. Rogers W//a Introductions And Notes Volume 8

10-  Letters Of Marcus Tullius Cicero With His Treatises On Friendship And Old Age Translated By E. S. Shuckburgh And Letters O/" Gaius Plinius Caecilius Secundus Translated By William Melmoth Revised By F. C. T. Bosanquet W//a Introductions And Notes 

11- An Inquiry Into The Nature And Causes Of The Wealth Of Nations By Adam Smith 

12- The Origin Of Species By Charles Darwin

13- Plutarch's Lives Of Themistocles • Pericles • Aristides Alcibiades And Coriolanus Demosthenes And Cicero Caesar And Antony In The Translation Called Dryden's Corrected And Revised By Arthur Hugh Clough 

14- Virgil's Aeneid Translated By John Dryden W//a Introductions And Notes Volume 13

15-the First Part Of The Delightful History Of The Most Ingenious Knight Don Quixote Of The Mancha By Miguel De Cervantes Translated By Thomas Shelton 

16- The Pilgrim's Progress By John Bunyan The Lives 0/ John Donne And George Herbert By Izaak Walton

17- Stories  From The Thousand And One Nights

18- Folk-lore And Fable Aesop And Grimm Andersen

19-  Modern English Drama Dryden • Sheridan Goldsmith • Shelley • Browning

20- Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Faust, Part I • Egmont Hermann And Dorothea Christopher Marlowe Doctor Faustus

21- The Divine Comedy Of Dante Alighieri

22-  I Promessi Sposi (The Betrothed) By Alessandro Manzoni 

23- The Odyssey Of Homer

24- Two Years Before The Mast And Twenty-four Years After

25-  Edmund Burke On Taste On The Sublime And Beautiful Reflections On The French Revolution A Letter To A Noble Lord

26- John Stuart Mill Autobiography Essay On Liberty Thomas Carlyle Characteristics Inaugural Address Essay 

27- Continental Drama Calderon • Corneille Racine • Moliere • Lessing Schiller

28-  English Essays From Sir Philip Sidney To Macaulay 

29- Essays English And American 

30- The Voyage Of The Beagle By Charles Darwin With Introduction 

31- Scientific Papers Physics • Chemistry Astronomy • Geology

32-  The Autobiography Of Benvenuto Cellini Translated By John Addington Symonds

33- Literary And Philosophical Essays French, German And Italian

34- Voyages And Travels Ancient And Modern 

35-  French And English Philosophers Descartes • Rousseau Voltaire • Hobbes

36- Chronicle And Romance Froissart • Malory Holinshed

37- The Prince By Niccolo Machiavelli Utopia By Sir Thomas More Ninety-five Theses Address To The German Nobility Concerning Christian Liberty By Martin Luther With Introductions And Notes

38-  English Philosophers Of The Seventeenth And Eighteenth Centuries

39-  Scientific Papers Physiology Medicine • Surgery Geology 

40-  Prefaces And Prologues To Famous Books 

41 - English Poetry In Three Volumes Volume I From Chaucer To Gray 

42 - English Poetry In Three Volumes Volume Ii From Collins To Fitzgerald

43- English Poetry In Three Volumes Volume Iii From Tennyson To Whitman

44 - American Historical Documents

45 -  Sacred Writings In Two Volumes Volume I Confucian • Hebrew Christian, Part I

46-  Sacred Writings In Two Volumes Volume Ii Christian, Part Ii • Buddhist Hindu • Mohammedan

47- Elizabethan Drama In Two Volumes Volume 1 Marlowe • Shakespeare

48- Elizabethan Drama In Two Volumes Volume Ii Dekker • Jonson Beaumont And Fletcher
 
49- Blaise Pascal Thoughts Translated By W. F. Trotter Letters Translated By M. L. Booth Minor Works Translated By O. W, Wight

50- Epic And Saga Beowulf The Song Of Roland The Destruction Of Da Derga's Hoste

51- The Editor's Introduction Reader's Guide Index

52-  Lectures On The Harvard Classics By William Allan Neilson



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